MX2 Motocross World Championship

MX2 is one of two classifications in the FIM Motocross World Championship, sometimes known as a feeder class for the MXGP classification.

The MX2 class has a rider age restriction of 15 to 23 years old, and can only include two-stroke engines from 100cc up to 125cc, or four-stroke motors from 175cc up to 250cc.


The current MX2 champion is French rider Maxime Renaux, after winning the 2021 MX2 Championship in October 2021, during round 16 at Pietramurata, Garda.

This is Maxime Renaux first MX2 championship win, and will now ride in the MXGP classification for 2022 season, with the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP Team.

MX2 Standings

Overall MX2 2021 championship standings after round 18 - Città di Mantova (ITA).

Pos.Num.RiderBikeNat.Pts.
1#959Maxime RenauxYamahaFRA734
2#93Jago GeertsYamahaBEL610
3#28Tom VialleKTMFRA570
Full Championship Standings

MX2 World Champions

There have been fourteen different MX2 World Champions between 2003 and 2021, with Jeffrey Herlings being the most successful rider winning three< World Championship titles.

YearRiderNatBikePtsLead
2021Maxime RenauxFRAYamaha734+124
2020Tom VialleFRAKTM759+80
2019Jorge PradoESPKTM837+213
2018Jorge PradoESPKTM873+96
2017Pauls JonassLATKTM771+39
2016Jeffrey HerlingsNEDKTM739+114
2015Tim GajserSLOHonda589+25
2014Jordi TixierFRAKTM616+4
2013Jeffrey HerlingsNEDKTM742+135
2012Jeffrey HerlingsNEDKTM694+43
2011Ken RoczenGERKTM651+19
2010Marvin MusquinFRAKTM635+61
2009Marvin MusquinFRAKTM540+40
2008Tyla RattrayRSAKTM636+23
2007Antonio CairoliITAYamaha660+150
2006Christophe PourcelFRAKawasaki581+18
2005Antonio CairoliITAYamaha567+49
2004Ben TownleyNZLKTM622+116
2003Steve RamonBELKTM233+15

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