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Overview (3)

Born in Houston, Texas, USA
Nickname Texas Tornado
Height 5' 10½" (1.79 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Colin Edwards was born on February 27, 1974 in Houston, Texas, USA.

Spouse (1)

Alyssia (? - ?) (2 children)

Trivia (18)

Went though an amateur career within the AMA/CCS Race of Champions at Daytona winning a record five national titles.
Won a record eight national titles in the WERA/GNF meeting at Road Atlanta.
In his spare time plays golf, snowboarding and Motocross.
Currently races under the #5.
1992 AMA 250cc Champion.
1996 Suzuka 8 Hour Endurance Race.
2000 World Superbike Champion.
2001 Suzuka 8 Hour Endurance Race.
2002 Suzuka 8 Hour Endurance Race.
2002 World Superbike Champion.
Team-mate to Moto GP Superstar Valentino Rossi since 2005.
1996 became part of the youngest pair in history to win the Suzuka Eight-Hour.
Turned pro for the 1992 season.
Made a successful switch to road racing at 16 in a amateur series.
Top US amateur through his early Motocross career.
Started riding at the age of 3.
Australian-born father, Colin Edwards Sr, also raced motorcycles.
Competing in Moto GP with a estimated 220 horsepower Camel Yamaha YZR-M1 capable of +320kmh/200mph [2005]

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