Grand Prix motorcycle racer who won the 125cc World Championship in 2009. In 2017, he became a member of Tech 3's Moto2 racing team.
He made his professional debut at the Spanish Grand Prix in 2002.
In 2017, he participated in the Superbike World Championship.
He frequently appears in photos with his girlfriend Noelia.
He and Toni Elias have both competed with Avintia Blusens' Moto2 team.