French MotoGP racer who is recognized for his affiliation with the Avintia Racing team. In 2008, he was crowned the champion of the European Superstock 600 Championship.
In 2013, he competed in the Superbike World Championship season.
He was one of the tallest MotoGP racers standing at 6 feet 3 inches.
He began dating Joyce P in 2013.
Both he and Héctor Barberá have raced for Avintia.