Nicky Hayden Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Nicky Hayden Biography
  • Name: Nicky Hayden
  • Age at Death: 35 years old
  • Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
  • Occupation: Motorcycle racer
  • Net Worth: US $15 Million
  • Status: Deceased

Nicky Hayden was an American professional motorcycle racer and former MotoGP World Champion. He spent most of his career racing for Honda and Ducati. His accomplishments include 2002 AMA Superbike champion and 2006 Cycle News Rider of the Year. Hayden was born Nicholas Patrick Hayden on July 30, 1981 in Owensboro, Kentucky. His parents were Earl and Rose. He had four siblings, Tommy, Roger Lee, Jenny and Kathleen.

Hayden began his road racing career with the Central Motorcycle Roadracing Association (CMRA). Prior to that he raced on dirt track at the Paducah International Raceway. His first notable honor was the AMA Dirt Track Horizon Award in 1997. Hayden was crowned the 1999 AMA 600 Supersport Champion. He was also named AMA Pro Athlete of the Year for 1999. Hayden competed and won the 2002 Daytona 200 on a Honda Superbike. His victory made history as the youngest AMA Superbike Champion ever.

Hayden made his MotoGP debut with Honda in 2003. He finished 5th place and was named MotoGP Rookie of the Year. For the 2005 season, Hayden recorded his first Grand Prix win at Laguna Seca. He improved to 3rd place behind Marco Melandri and Valentino Rossi. Hayden won his first and only MotoGP World Championship in 2006. He then spent 5 seasons with Ducati from 2009 to 2013. Hayden returned to Honda in 2014. He was named a MotoGP legend in 2015. He finished 5th at the 2016 Superbike World Championship.

Nicky Hayden died on May 22, 2017 at the age of 35. His death was a result of serious multiple injuries as reported by the Maurizio Bufalini Hospital. Hayden was struck by a car on May 17, 2017 while riding his bicycle in Rimini, Italy. He suffered traumatic brain injuries and died 5 days later. Hayden is survived by his fiancee, Jackie Marin.

Nicky Hayden Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Nicky Hayden Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Nicholas Patrick Hayden
  • Birthday: July 30, 1981
  • Place of Birth: Owensboro, Kentucky, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
  • Occupation: Motorcycle racer
  • Years Active: 2002-2017
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $15 Million
  • Partner(s): Jackie Marin
  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: May 22, 2017
  • Cause of Death: Road Traffic Accident
  • Place of Death: Cesena, Italy

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