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Jacques Cornu: A pioneer on two wheels - A tribute to a motorcycle legend

Jacques Cornu: A pioneer on two wheels - A tribute to a motorcycle legend - Rottweiler Motors

Philippe Hänni |

In the exciting and vibrant world of motorsport, there are many personalities who attract people's attention. They are passionate, talented and daring, and one of the most notable among them is Jacques Cornu. The former motorcycle racer has made a lasting impression during his impressive career on two wheels and has secured himself a permanent place in the history of the sport.

Jacques Cornu - Live fast, always smile

Jacques Cornu was born in Aigle in the canton of Vaud and discovered his passion for motorcycles at a young age. With an innate fascination for speed and mechanics, he began his journey into the world of motorsport. With an impressive learning curve and an unwavering determination, he quickly made a name for himself as one of the most talented riders of his generation.

In 1980, Cornu stepped onto the international stage and began his career in the World Motorcycle Championship. With skill and determination, he maneuvered his way through the ranks and eventually began racing in the 350cc class. He later moved to the 250cc class, where he continued to produce some of his most impressive performances and proved that he was a true master of his craft.

The mid-80s marked the peak of Cornu's career. In 1984, he finished the season as the second best rider in the 350cc class, a remarkable achievement that cemented his reputation as one of the best riders of his time. The following year, 1985, he reached the pinnacle of his career and won the title of Swiss Champion - an impressive testament to his skill and dedication to the sport.


Although his trophy collection and racing record are impressive, it is Cornu's tireless passion for motorsport that has earned him recognition and admiration throughout the motorsport community. His love of the sport, his dedication to driving and his commitment to always giving his best have made him a beacon of light beyond his active career.

After retiring from active racing, Cornu turned his attention to training young talent. With the same passion and commitment he had shown during his racing career, he has supported countless aspiring racing drivers as a coach and mentor, helping to shape the next generation of motorsport stars.

Today, Jacques Cornu is far more than just a former racing driver. He is an ambassador for motorsport and a role model for future generations of racing drivers. With his vast experience, deep knowledge and unwavering passion, he continues to be a valuable and respected member of the motorsport community.

Jacques Cornus' dedication and talent are reflected in his life's work. But perhaps even more important is his passion. Through ups and downs, through victories and defeats, he never stopped doing what he loved. His legacy has left a lasting mark on the world of motorcycle racing.

Jacques Cornu remains an inspirational pioneer on two wheels. His contribution to motorsport and his enduring passion have made him a legend. His story is a tribute to the art of motorcycling, to the beauty of the sport and to the unwavering spirit that defines every true champion.

Dear Jacques - we thank you!

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