Marco Papa (16 March 1958 in Perugia, Umbria, Italy, – 9 September 1999 near Adro Italy) was a Grand Prix motorcycle road racer.[1] His most successful year was in 1990 when he finished in 13th place in the 500cc world championship aboard a Moto Club Perugia sponsored Honda NS500.[2] Papa perished in a road accident in September 1999. A Turn was dedicated to him at Magione circuit near Perugia.

Marco Papa
NationalityItalian
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Grand Prix motorcycle racing
Active years1980, 19831996
First race1980 250 cc Nations Grand Prix
Last race1996 500 cc Imola Grand Prix
Team(s)Paton, Cagiva
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
104 0 0 0 0 110

Career statisticsEdit

Grand Prix motorcycle racingEdit

Races by yearEdit

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Class Bike 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Pos. Pts
1980 250cc Yamaha NAT
10
SPA FRA
DNQ
YUG NED BEL
25
FIN GBR CZE GER 32nd 1
1981 500cc Suzuki AUT GER NAT
20
FRA YUG NED BEL RSM GBR FIN SWE NC 0
1982 500cc Suzuki ARG AUT
Ret
FRA
16
SPA
Ret
NAT NED BEL YUG GBR
Ret
SWE RSM
Ret
GER NC 0
1983 500cc Suzuki RSA FRA NAT
16
GER SPA AUT YUG NED BEL GBR SWE RSM NC 0
1984 500cc Honda RSA NAT
20
SPA
17
AUT
19
GER
29
FRA YUG NED BEL GBR SWE RSM
Ret
NC 0
1985 500cc Suzuki RSA SPA GER
26
NAT
20
AUT YUG
19
NED
18
BEL
25
FRA NC 0
Paton GBR
DNQ
SWE RSM
19
1986 500cc Honda SPA NAT
10
GER AUT YUG
16
NED
18
BEL FRA GBR SWE
DNS
RSM 24th 1
1987 500cc Honda JPN SPA GER
18
NAT
16
AUT YUG NED
DNS
FRA GBR SWE CZE RSM
17
POR BRA ARG NC 0
1988 500cc Honda JPN USA SPA
Ret
EXP
9
NAT
24
GER
14
AUT
Ret
NED
14
BEL
14
YUG
Ret
FRA
18
GBR
DNS
SWE CZE
12
BRA 17th 17
1989 500cc Paton JPN AUS USA SPA
Ret
NAT
Ret
GER
DNQ
AUT YUG
17
NED
20
BEL
18
FRA
Ret
GBR
16
SWE CZE
Ret
BRA NC 0
1990 500cc Honda JPN USA SPA NAT
9
GER
11
AUT
13
YUG
6
NED
14
BEL
DSQ
FRA
9
GBR
13
SWE
11
CZE
13
HUN
12
AUS
10
14th 55
1991 500cc Honda JPN AUS USA SPA
12
ITA
11
GER FRA
13
16th 36
Cagiva AUT
12
EUR
Ret
NED GBR
10
RSM
12
CZE VDM
13
MAL
9
1992 500cc Librenti JPN
DNQ
AUS
Ret
MAL
Ret
SPA
24
ITA
Ret
EUR
22
GER
Ret
NED
18
HUN FRA
18
GBR
16
NC 0
Cagiva BRA
17
RSA
16
1993 500cc Librenti AUS
Ret
MAL
Ret
JPN
Ret
SPA
Ret
AUT
25
GER
DNQ
NED
Ret
EUR
Ret
ITA
Ret
USA
Ret
FIM NC 0
ROC Yamaha RSM
Ret
GBR
Harris Yamaha CZE
21
1994 500cc ROC Yamaha AUS
Ret
MAL
Ret
JPN SPA
Ret
AUT
Ret
GER
Ret
NED ITA FRA GBR CZE
19
USA
Ret
ARG
Ret
EUR
Ret
NC 0
1995 500cc Librenti AUS MAL JPN SPA GER ITA
DNQ
NED NC 0
ROC Yamaha FRA
Ret
GBR
Ret
CZE
23
BRA
Ret
ARG
Ret
EUR
Ret
1996 500cc ROC Yamaha MAL INA JPN SPA ITA
19
FRA NED GER GBR AUT CZE NC 0
Paton IMO
18
CAT BRA AUS

Superbike World ChampionshipEdit

Races by yearEdit

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 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
1990 Yamaha SPA
24
SPA
17
GBR GBR HUN HUN GER GER CAN CAN USA USA AUT AUT JPN JPN FRA FRA ITA ITA MAL MAL AUS AUS NZL NZL NC 0

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