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Carlos Checa

Carlos Checa
NameCarlos Checa
CaptionCheca after winning his first Superbike World Championship race at Miller Motorsports Park in 2008.
NationalitySpanish
BirthdateOctober 15, 1972(age 42)
BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain
Current TeamAlthea Ducati
Bike Number7
MotoGP Active Years1995 2007, 2010
MotoGP ManufacturersHonda, Ducati, Yamaha
MotoGP Race Starts194
MotoGP Race Wins2
MotoGP Podiums24
MotoGP Poles3
MotoGP Fastest Laps5
MotoGP Total Points1485
MotoGP Last Season2010
MotoGP Last Position21st (1 pt)
250 Active Years1993 1995
250 ManufacturersHonda
250 Race Starts27
250 Race Wins0
250 Podiums0
250 Poles0
250 Fastest Laps0
250 Total Points108
250 Last Season1995
250 Last Position13th (45 pts)
125 Active Years1993
125 ManufacturersHonda
125 Race Starts1
125 Race Wins0
125 Podiums0
125 Poles0
125 Fastest Laps0
125 Total Points9
125 Last Season1993
125 Last Position27th (9 pts)
SBK Active Years 
SBK ManufacturersHonda, Ducati
SBK Championships0
SBK Race Starts82
SBK Race Wins5
SBK Podiums19
SBK Poles2
SBK Fastest Laps12
SBK Total Points819
SBK Last Season2010
SBK Last Position3rd (297 pts)
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Carlos "Charlie" Checa (born October 15, 1972 in Barcelona, Spain) is a professional motorcycle road racer. After racing in 500cc and MotoGP for over a decade, mostly on Honda and Yamaha machinery with and without full manufacturer support, he moved to the Superbike World Championship on a Honda for . He has two Grand Prix victories. He has a younger brother, David Checa, also a motorcycle racer who competed in the Superbike World Championship for .

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www.ducati.com - Official video launch of the new Ducati 1199 Panigale RS13 , that will challenge in the 2013 SBK championship.
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Valentino Rossi, Nicky Hayden, Carlos Checa and Troy Bayliss show.
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Prueba de la Ducati Diavel Carbon Red en motos.net: http://motos.coches.net/noticias/ducati/diavel/carbon/ Diavel, que significa diablo en dialecto bolones, ...
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Ducati SBK Team Althea - Testing at Misano Circuit - 28.09.2012 - Pure Sound Carlos Checa (Nr.7), Davide Giugliano (Nr. 34) on new Ducati 1199 Panigale. Das ...
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www.ducati.com - check some special winter test by World SBK Champion Carlos Checa.
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Nos hemos ido a entrenar Supermotard con los hermanos Checa y Dani Ribalta, 3 mundialistas competitivos hasta el límite, ¿quién pasará 1ero. por la chicanne?...
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SBK 2008 - Salt Lake City Race 1 Best Lap.
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Althea Ducati: 2011 Livery at Termignoni - Ultimate MotorCycling | News and Reviews Tweet this news
Ultimate MotorCycling | News and Reviews---...- to exhibit the bike that -Carlos Checa- will ride in next year's World Superbike Championship at "Termignoni Day," at Predosa in northern Italy. ... - Date : Wed, 15 Dec 2010 20:28:53 GMT+00:00
Relive the 2010 WSBK title race - with 35 per cent off! - Yahoo! Eurosport UK Tweet this news
Yahoo! Eurosport UK---...- Leon Camier, Tom Sykes and Shane Byrne, alongside racing greats like Noriyuki Haga, -Carlos Checa-, Troy Corser and the spectacular Max Biaggi. ... - Date : Tue, 14 Dec 2010 14:11:14 GMT+00:00
Vote for the best WSBK rider of 2010! - Yahoo! Eurosport UK Tweet this news
Yahoo! Eurosport UK--How about ever-dependable ex-MotoGP ace -Carlos Checa-, who proved that there is plenty of life left in the old dog yet even at the comparatively grand old ... - Date : Thu, 25 Nov 2010 17:21:30 GMT+00:00
Crutchlow: Time is lacking - but I'm a fast learner - crash.net Tweet this news
crash.net--“It was quite close between me, [-Carlos-] -Checa- and [Max] Biaggi over the second half of the year as to who had the most points, and I was only 13 points off ... - Date : Thu, 02 Dec 2010 12:13:25 GMT+00:00
World Superbike: Doing the Double - Ultimate MotorCycling | News and Reviews Tweet this news
Ultimate MotorCycling | News and Reviews---...- 2010 double at Assen, Cal Crutchlow (Yamaha Sterilgarda) performed the feat at Silverstone and -Carlos Checa- (Althea Racing Ducati) took both wins at Imola.--- - Date : Wed, 17 Nov 2010 21:52:42 GMT+00:00
MotoGP : 2010 Valencia - Pramac Racing - Ricardo Tormo Saturday report - F1SA Tweet this news
F1SA--MotoGP report - In the last qualifying session of the season the Pramac Racing Team riders Aleix Espargaro and -Carlos Checa- line up in the twelfth and ... - Date : Sat, 06 Nov 2010 18:25:29 GMT+00:00
Checa tops day one of Aragon test - Yahoo! Eurosport UK Tweet this news
Yahoo! Eurosport UK---Carlos Checa- set himself up perfectly for his MotoGP return in this weekend's Portuguese Grand Prix by setting the fastest lap time during World Superbike ... - Date : Thu, 28 Oct 2010 09:38:18 GMT+00:00
Max Biaggi Aims for Aprilia WSBK Title - Ultimate MotorCycling | News and Reviews Tweet this news
Ultimate MotorCycling | News and Reviews--But with -Carlos Checa's- double wins last weekend, and Noriyuki Haga being on the podium twice, the 39-year-old Italian has to give it all he's got. ... - Date : Thu, 30 Sep 2010 19:27:21 GMT+00:00
Sittingbourne rider Shane Byrne's World Superbike future in doubt after ... - Kent Online Tweet this news
Kent Online--Team mate -Carlos Checa- - who picked up back to back victories in the penultimate round in Imola at the weekend - has been confirmed as the team's leading ... - Date : Tue, 28 Sep 2010 07:54:42 GMT+00:00
Honda Previews The German World Superbike & Supersport Races - londonbikers.com Tweet this news
londonbikers.com--As the series re-convenes after a substantial break from real race action, Rea is third in the standings, 39 points ahead of fourth place rider -Carlos Checa- ... - Date : Thu, 02 Sep 2010 13:13:19 GMT+00:00

Grand Prix motorcycle racing : By season
1993
250 cc Honda RS250 6 0 0 0 0 9 23rd
1994 250 cc Honda RS250 14 0 0 0 0 54 12th
1995 250 cc Honda NSR250 7 0 0 0 0 45 13th
500 cc Honda NSR500 Pons Racing 5 0 0 0 1 26 16th
1996 500 cc Honda NSR500 Pons Racing 14 1 3 0 1 124 8th
1997 500 cc Honda NSR500 Pons Racing 15 0 3 0 1 119 8th
1998 500 cc Honda NSR500 Pons Racing 11 1 3 1 1 139 4th
1999 500 cc Yamaha YZR500 Yamaha-YMR 16 0 1 0 0 125 7th
2000 500 cc Yamaha YZR500 Yamaha-YMR 16 0 4 0 0 155 6th
2001 500 cc Yamaha YZR500 Yamaha-YMR 15 0 3 0 0 137 6th
2002 MotoGP Yamaha YZR-M1 Yamaha-YMR 16 0 4 1 1 141 5th
2003 MotoGP Yamaha YZR-M1 Yamaha-YMR 16 0 0 0 0 123 7th
2004 MotoGP Yamaha YZR-M1 Yamaha-YMR 16 0 1 1 0 117 7th
2005 MotoGP Ducati GP5 Ducati Corse 17 0 2 0 0 138 9th
2006 MotoGP Yamaha YZR-M1 Tech 3 17 0 0 0 0 75 15th
2007 MotoGP Honda RC212V Team LCR 18 0 0 0 0 65 14th
2010 MotoGP Ducati GP10 Pramac Racing 2 0 0 0 0 1 21st
Total 222 2 24 3 5 1602 0

: By class
125 cc
250 cc 1993 1995 1993 San Marino N/A N/A 27 0 0 0 0 108 0
500 cc 1995 2001 1995 Britain 1996 Malaysia 1996 Catalunya 92 2 17 1 4 825 0
MotoGP 2002 2007, 2010 2002 Japan 2002 Japan N/A 102 0 7 2 1 660 0
Total 1993 2007, 2010 222 2 24 3 5 1602 0

: Races by year
1993 125cc Honda 27th 9
250cc Honda RSM
21
GBR
25
CZE
Ret
ITA
20
USA
14
FIM
9
23rd 9
1994 250cc Honda AUS
14
MAL
11
JPN
Ret
SPA
11
AUT
Ret
GER
14
NED
11
ITA
10
FRA
13
GBR
12
CZE
Ret
USA
7
ARG
10
EUR
10
12th 54
1995 250cc Honda AUS
4
MAL JPN
Ret
SPA
Ret
GER
7
ITA
11
NED
11
FRA
4
13th 45
500cc Honda GBR
Ret
CZE
8
BRA
7
ARG
7
EUR
Ret
16th 26
1996 500cc Honda MAL
3
INA
5
JPN
10
SPA
10
ITA FRA
Ret
NED
11
GER
Ret
GBR
12
AUT
7
CZE
8
IMO
11
CAT
1
BRA
4
AUS
3
8th 124
1997 500cc Honda MAL
6
JPN
6
SPA
Ret
ITA
Ret
AUT
6
FRA
2
NED
2
IMO
4
GER
Ret
BRA
Ret
GBR
Ret
CZE
Ret
CAT
2
INA
6
AUS
10
8th 119
1998 500cc Honda JPN
8
MAL
2
SPA
4
ITA
4
FRA
3
MAD
1
NED
5
GBR GER CZE
7
IMO
10
CAT
6
AUS ARG
8
4th 139
1999 500cc Yamaha MAL
2
JPN
6
SPA
10
FRA
5
ITA
7
CAT
7
NED
Ret
GBR
Ret
GER
4
CZE
Ret
IMO
Ret
VAL
5
AUS
4
RSA
6
BRA
Ret
ARG
4
7th 125
2000 500cc Yamaha RSA
2
MAL
2
JPN
5
SPA
2
FRA
7
ITA
2
CAT
Ret
NED
5
GBR
11
GER
9
CZE
11
POR
12
VAL
7
BRA
15
PAC
4
AUS
Ret
6th 155
2001 500cc Yamaha JPN
10
RSA SPA
14
FRA
2
ITA
Ret
CAT
8
NED
Ret
GBR
5
GER
2
CZE
7
POR
4
VAL
4
PAC
7
AUS
16
MAL
10
BRA
2
6th 137
2002 MotoGP Yamaha JPN
3
RSA
5
SPA
Ret
FRA
Ret
ITA
4
CAT
3
NED
3
GBR
Ret
GER
4
CZE
5
POR
2
BRA
Ret
PAC
5
MAL
7
AUS
11
VAL
Ret
5th 141
2003 MotoGP Yamaha JPN
10
RSA
9
SPA
Ret
FRA
Ret
ITA
8
CAT
4
NED
4
GBR
6
GER
8
CZE
4
POR
8
BRA
9
PAC
Ret
MAL
5
AUS
8
VAL
5
7th 123
2004 MotoGP Yamaha RSA
10
SPA
6
FRA
2
ITA
Ret
CAT
4
NED
9
BRA
10
GER
Ret
GBR
6
CZE
6
POR
5
JPN
7
QAT
Ret
MAL
9
AUS
10
VAL
14
7th 117
2005 MotoGP Ducati SPA
10
POR
5
CHN
Ret
FRA
Ret
ITA
5
CAT
11
NED
9
USA
Ret
GBR
5
GER
Ret
CZE
8
JPN
4
MAL
3
QAT
6
AUS
3
TUR
5
VAL
4
9th 138
2006 MotoGP Yamaha SPA
13
QAT
12
TUR
15
CHN
14
FRA
11
ITA
15
CAT
8
NED
9
GBR
10
GER
9
USA
7
CZE
15
MAL
12
AUS
Ret
JPN
14
POR
7
VAL
10
15th 75
2007 MotoGP Honda QAT
Ret
SPA
6
TUR
12
CHN
10
FRA
Ret
ITA
Ret
CAT
17
GBR
Ret
NED
11
GER
14
USA
14
CZE
10
RSM
6
POR
7
JPN
18
AUS
11
MAL
14
VAL
12
14th 65
2010 MotoGP Ducati QAT SPA FRA ITA GBR NED CAT GER USA CZE IND SMR ARA JPN MAL AUS POR
Ret
VAL
15
21st 1

Superbike World Championship : By season
 
  Honda CBR1000RR Ten Kate Racing 28 0 4 0 0 209 7th
  Ducati 1098R Althea Team 26 3 8 1 7 297 3rd
Total 82 5 19 2 12 819 0

: Races by year
Year Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Pos Pts
R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2
2008 Honda QAT
6
QAT
11
AUS
6
AUS
2
SPA
5
SPA
3
NED
2
NED
3
ITA
8
ITA
Ret
'USA'
1
'USA'
1
GER
5
GER
5
SMR
5
SMR
8
CZE
8
CZE
Ret
GBR
6
GBR
8
EUR
Ret
EUR
9
ITA
5
ITA
5
FRA
7
FRA
4
POR
2
POR
7
4th 313
2009 Honda AUS
12
AUS
13
QAT
5
QAT
13
SPA
Ret
SPA
6
NED
Ret
NED
7
ITA
9
ITA
10
RSA
6
RSA
6
USA
2
USA
Ret
SMR
11
SMR
5
GBR
11
GBR
Ret
CZE
2
CZE
5
GER
3
GER
3
ITA
Ret
ITA
10
FRA
6
FRA
9
POR
7
POR
Ret
7th 209
2010 Ducati AUS
7
AUS
1
POR
4
POR
4
SPA
Ret
SPA
2
NED
4
NED
6
ITA
14
ITA
11
RSA
2
RSA
5
'USA'
Ret
'USA'
Ret
SMR
2
SMR
5
CZE
9
CZE
6
GBR
7
GBR
10
GER
2
GER
Ret
ITA
1
ITA
1
FRA
3
FRA
9
3rd 297



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