#65 Can Öncü

"In 2016 I learnt a lot about real Road Racing after doing more motocross and supermoto."

Can Öncü

Rider bio

"My Dad rode a lot of bikes between 500cc and 1100cc. He bought 2 pocket bikes one for me and one for my twin brother Deniz. Since then my Dad has trained both of us."

"This is my first bike. A pocketbike, İ am 4 years old and on this 
first day you see I have only bicycle helmet, boots and a thick rain jacket on.
My father later gave me motocross equipment."

"The 2012 Motocross East European Championship in Macedonia. İs was a very hard race, my chain broke, just before the end."

"The 2015 85cc Supermoto European Championship in Pleven, Bulgaria. My brother first and me second."

"I want to keep progressing, win the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup then be Moto3 World Champion, then Moto 2 and my biggest target is to be a professional MotoGP rider and World Champion in MotoGP."

 
"In 2014 I was 85cc Supermoto European Champion in Pleven Bulgaria.
Also in the picture is my twin brother Deniz he was second."

"2014 Turkish Supermoto Championship 85cc. İ was first and my twinn brother second.

"To start I want to be in the top 5 in Rookies Cup this year."

"The 2014 Supermoto 85cc Turkish Championship finish, my brother and me."

When he is not racing Can likes to ride BMX and MTB, at school he likes sport and his racing hero is Mark Marquez.

"We live in alanya at the turkish riviera. Swimming is also part of my training program. Sometimes I also get on the flyboard."

"2015 85cc Supermoto European Championship in Pleven, Bulgaria."

"In 2016 I learnt a lot about real Road Racing after doing more motocross and supermoto."

"The 2015 85cc Supermoto European Championship in Pleven, Bulgaria. Me leading but my brother Deniz finished in front."

"I had some great races, second in Sepang, Race 2 of Round 6 in the Asia Talent Cup where I was second, my first time on the podium. I was leading Race 1 there but crashed with a couple of laps to go."

On the podium, 2nd with brother Deniz 3rd - 2016

"I like tracks with fast corners and working well with the team to achieve our common target."

Selection Event 2016

Results

Race Position Points
05 MAY 2017 Flag of Spain Jerez, Spain Qualifying 8
06 MAY 2017 Flag of Spain Jerez, Spain Race 1 18 0
07 MAY 2017 Flag of Spain Jerez, Spain Race 2 3 16
23 JUN 2017 Flag of Netherlands Assen, Netherlands Qualifying 1
24 JUN 2017 Flag of Netherlands Assen, Netherlands Race 1 1 25
25 JUN 2017 Flag of Netherlands Assen, Netherlands Race 2 1 25
30 JUN 2017 Flag of Germany Sachsenring, Germany Qualifying 1
01 JUL 2017 Flag of Germany Sachsenring, Germany Race 1 3 16
02 JUL 2017 Flag of Germany Sachsenring, Germany Race 2 1 25
04 AUG 2017 Flag of Czech Republic Brno, Czech Republic Qualifying 3
05 AUG 2017 Flag of Czech Republic Brno, Czech Republic Race 1 1 25
06 AUG 2017 Flag of Czech Republic Brno, Czech Republic Race 2 NC 0
11 AUG 2017 Flag of Austria Red Bull Ring, Austria Qualifying 2
12 AUG 2017 Flag of Austria Red Bull Ring, Austria Race 1 14 2
13 AUG 2017 Flag of Austria Red Bull Ring, Austria Race 2 2 20
09 SEP 2017 Flag of Italy Misano, Italy Race 1 NC 0
22 SEP 2017 Flag of Spain Aragon, Spain Qualifying 1
24 SEP 2017 Flag of Spain Aragon, Spain Race 2 NC 0