Loris Cresson – Biography
22 year old Loris Cresson hails from Belgium and has been competing in World Championship motorcycle road racing since 2015, where at the age of 16, he made his Moto3 World Championship debut at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar.
He moved into the World Supersport Championship the following year where he has shown great promise ever since.
A season’s best of 12th in 2016 (Qatar) and an 8th as a ‘wildcard’ in Italy in 2017 made many established teams take note and he joined Kallio Racing in 2018.
Nine consecutive point scoring finishes saw him finish 12th overall in WorldSSP and he continued his impressive run of front running results staying with the Finnish based team for the 2019 season.
2020 saw Loris join Team Toth. A tough season, made even more difficult because of the worldwide Coronavirus pandemic, saw Loris having to dig deep. He achieved a best result of eleventh in Barcelona.
Loris will make his full time World Superbike debut in 2021 after inking a two year deal with Pedercini Racing. He will race the latest specification ZX10RR.
NAME: LORIS CRESSON
TEAM: PEDERCINI RACING
MOTORCYCLE: KAWASAKI ZX10RR
DATE OF BIRTH: 14 AUGUST, 1998
BIRTHPLACE: BRAINE L’ALLEUD
WorldSBK Championship – Best result: 18th
WorldSSP Championship – Best result: 11th
WorldSSP Championship – Best result 9th
WorldSSP Championship – 12th overall (Best Result 10th)
WorldSSP Championship – Best result 8th
WorldSSP Championship – Best result 12th
Moto3 World Championship – ‘wildcard’ appearance in Qatar