MotoGP racer won Globe Championships in 2007 and 2011 before retiring by the end from the 2012 period. He competed in his initial dirt bike competition at age group 4. He started race V8 Supercars in 2013. He wedded Adriana Tuchyna on January 6, 2007; the few acquired their first little girl, Allessandra, in Feb 2012. He gained the MotoGP Globe Tournament in 2011, twelve months before Jorge Lorenzo gained the same name.