Known by his fandom as The Fast Freddie, Freddie Spencer was an exceptional rider who started racing when he was only four years old. He was known as one of the greatest motorcycle riders ever lived who set uncountable records. During his career. He won 250cc and 500 Grand Prix championships the same year, in 1985. He is the only racer to achieve that in the history of motorcycle racing. The youngest rider to win Grand Prix championship at the age of 21 and AMA Superbike race at the age of 18, the youngest rider to achieve that as well. He was the only racer to make victory in three races at Daytona International Speedway 1985 during the Bike Week.
There are a lot more records that Freddie Spencer set and great triumphs that he achieved. He is one of the most famous riders of the early 80s.
After retiring in 1996, he settled in Las Vegas, where he established a motorcycle racing school called “Freddie Spencer’s High Performance Riding School” till 2008. He also worked as an expert commentator in several racing events.