21/10/1950 - 10/1/2018
Record updated 15-Jul-21
Riccardo "Rocky" Agusta was an Italian race car driver and aristocrat. He was an heir to the Agusta and MV Agusta aviation and motorcycle firms.
Count Riccardo "Rocky" Agusta was born in Milan to Corrado Agusta and Marisa Agusta. He was one of the heirs to the Agusta and MV Agusta aviation and motorcycle firms.
He competed in the FIA GT Championship in 1997, returning for two races in 2004 with the Nash-Saleen team.
He was also set to drive in the Le Mans Endurance Series for the Dallara-equipped Spinnaker team, but never raced.
After his racing career, he lived in South Africa, investing in the mining industry.
He died in 2018 after a long illness.