How much is Ryan Villopoto worth? $7.5 Million
How did Ryan Villopoto earn his money and worth?
Ryan Villopoto was born in Poulsbo, Washington on 13th August 1988. Ryan Villopoto is a former American professional motorcycle racer who competed in the AMA Supercross championship (founded by the American Motorcyclist Association in 1974), Outdoor Motocross(It is a form of off-road motorcycle racing which has been evolved from motorcycle trials competitions held in the United States and the United Kingdom) and MXGP championships.
In the year 2010, Ryan Villopoto came up short on a triple jump and bounced from his bike landing hard on the solid surface, In which he was the front rank to lead the 14th main round of motorbike racing at St. Louis University. Villopoto’s bike dived into the face of the third jump and flipped over several times, medical workers arrived on the spot and cut his racing boot off his foot. Ryan had to be carried off the track and further examination revealed that his right tibia (Lower leg bone) and fibula (calf bone) was broken and surgery was performed to stabilize the pain.
Villopoto withdrew from the 2010 series after the injury, leaving him in 4th place and with 266 championship points by the season’s end. On 8th March, 2014 at Daytona International Speedway, Villopoto won the 450cc finals which was his 4th great achievement. During the Supercross season, Villopoto had previously won races in Phoenix and Oakland. Villopoto won the 450cc main event at Houston’s Reliant Stadium on 5th April, 2014. This event was the turning point of his total Supercross career, with All-Time winning records of 38 in number and backed the 5th position, overall behind Chad Reed.
Villopoto dominated the highly competitive Supercross race for round 16 in New York at MetLife Stadium on 26th April, 2014 collecting his 6th win of the season counting to 40th of his career track record.
In the year 2015, Villopoto chose to compete for the FIM Motocross World Championship, but he was not liable for the series, perhaps due to some sustained injuries. Ryan announced his retirement in the month of July on his official website. On 13th December, 2017 Villopoto made the official announcement of his comeback in the Speed Energy Formula Off-Road World Championship at Lake Elsinore Diamond.
What are the highest earning races of Ryan Villopoto?
- AMA Supercross 450 Champion(2011): $104,000
- AMA 450 Motocross Champion(2011): $98,000
- MX Lites Champion(2008): $34,500
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