Sete Gibernau 2001 Suzuki RGV500 Signed Bodywork

SOLD FOR: $2,451

Reserve price has been met.

This auction ended on December 29, 2022

Winner: ruben duke

Winning Bid: $2,201
Buyer Fee: $250
Total: $2,451

Description

Additional photos of this bodywork are available here for your perusal.

Over the course of his career, Sete Gibernau netted some nine victories, 30 podium finishes, and 13 pole positions — not to mention eight fastest laps. Arguably more impressive, though, was his persistence; he raced in the 250cc World Championship, the 500cc World Championship, and the MotoGP World Championship, and he even had a brief stint in the MotoE World Cup. To top it all off, he made two comebacks during this time — once in 2009 and again in 2019.

Sete switched from Honda to Suzuki for the 2001 season (the end of the 500cc two-stroke era) and raced for Telefonica Movistar Suzuki on a RGV500. His first-ever 500cc race win came that year at Valencia, conquering the the world’s best in front of 120,000 of his fellow countrymen. He placed 9th at the end of the season, two spots ahead of his teammate Kenny Roberts Jr.

Sete has signed the windscreen.

The sale includes the matching tail cowl.

Cosmetic Blemishes:
These fairings were involved in an accident.



Currently located at our facility in Santa Monica, California (please make an appointment for an inspection), this bodywork is offered on a Bill of Sale only. Have any Gibernau stories or questions about this listing? Let us know in the “Comments” tab!

Additional Information

Location

Santa Monica, California

Year

2001

Make

Memorabilia, Suzuki

Model

Memorabilia

Mileage

N/A

VIN

N/A

Title

Bill of Sale Only

Title State/Country

N/A

Private Party/Dealership

Dealership

Additional Charges

No

Total Bids Placed: 15

Auction has ended.

Highest bidder was: ruben duke

Bidder Name Bidding Time Bid Auto
ruben duke December 29, 2022 9:07 am $2,201 Auto
covcov December 29, 2022 9:07 am $2,101
ruben duke December 29, 2022 4:38 am $2,001 Reserve
PilotMarky December 29, 2022 4:38 am $2,000 Auto
PilotMarky December 28, 2022 10:02 pm $1,600 Auto
covcov December 28, 2022 10:02 pm $1,500
PilotMarky December 28, 2022 10:01 pm $1,100 Auto
covcov December 28, 2022 10:01 pm $1,000
PilotMarky December 28, 2022 10:01 pm $675 Auto
covcov December 28, 2022 10:01 pm $575
PilotMarky December 28, 2022 11:37 am $475
wheatman603 December 28, 2022 11:37 am $375 Auto
wheatman603 December 28, 2022 11:20 am $201
Juniper Monkeys December 25, 2022 1:30 pm $101
George Perez December 22, 2022 8:07 pm $1
Auction started December 22, 2022 1:59 pm
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