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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.
BirthdateOctober 15, 1972(age 44)
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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