It will come true when you dream of something with sheer determination and a heart full of passion. Dylan Ferrandis has somewhat of a similar story growing up.
Who is Dylan Ferrandis, you may ask? Dylan Ferrandis is a French motocross racer who Yamaha Star Racing Monster Energy Yamalube is currently signed.
Ferrandis is also the reigning champion of the 250 cc West Coast Championship of the United States.
He has won the title two times in a row now. He is the first French to win the title.
Dylan has indeed come a long way. Moving to the USA was a big decision, but he took it bravely for his career.
Because of his daring nature, he is currently one of the best Motocross racers, without a doubt.
This article will find everything you need to know about Dylan Ferrandis.
Here are some quick facts about the brave Dylan Ferrandis:
|Full name||Dylan Ferrandis|
|Date of birth||31st of May in 1994|
|Age||28 Years Old|
|Birthplace||Avignon, South of France|
|Father’s name||Not Available|
|Mother’s name||Not Available|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Girlfriend||Nastasia Da Silva|
|Body Measurement||Not Available|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Current team||Yamaha Star Racing Monster Energy Yamalube|
|Social Media||Twitter, Instagram|
|Debut year||2010 AD|
|Merch||Moto CO: Revolutions, Motocross of Nations 2014|
|Last Update||February, 2023|
Dylan Ferrandis: Early Life
Dylan Ferrandis was born on the 31st of May in 1994. He was born and raised in Avignon, a beautiful city in the South of France.
His father’s and mother’s name has not yet been revealed. Nor has he released any information about their profession or whereabouts.
From what it seems, he is a single child and has no siblings.
There is no information on where he went for his high school education.
But he has studied up to high school; sadly, he never went to college.
Ever since Dylan was a young boy, he dreamt of being a racer. Moreover, his fascination for bikes grew with years up.
Dylan Ferrandis: Personal Life
Dylan is a French citizen. In terms of religion, he is of Christian faith and mixed ethnicity.
Being born in May, Dylan is a Gemini. Gemini is an air sign.
Gemini people have traits such as being intelligent, friendly, kind, humorous, and hardworking.
Dylan is the perfect example of Gemini when it comes to their highly competitive side, as he is very passionate about racing.
Dylan enjoys skating and surfing in his free time. In addition, he is often seen traveling to exotic locations for vacations.
But when he moved to America, the only thing he complained about was the food. He claimed the food in the USA was very bad, and he missed the OK dining and wine back in his hometown.
He claimed that the cultural difference in America was quite a shock for him.
Dylan has already set his heart for someone particular.
Dylan Ferrandis has had a girlfriend for a long time named Nastasia Da Silva. The couple has been dating for more than five years.
They met in 2015 through a mutual friend, and they instantly hit it off.
They made their relationship public on the 7th of August in 2016 via an Instagram post. The couple was posing together in a pool.
Since then, they have been hardly seen apart. The couple often posts cute pictures on Instagram with each other with even more adorable captions.
The couple has yet to tie the knot, and after being in a relationship for so many years, Dylan may pop up on the ring any time soon. But till now, there have been no wedding bells.
Nastasia and Dylan share a love for animals and nature and have a pet dog together.
Nastasia has been an incredibly supportive partner since she moved to the United States Of America with Dylan. The move was extremely hard for them as they both were native French, but they made it work with support from each other.
The couple seems to be happy in their relationship. There have been no rumors of cheating or conflict of any sort.
Nastasia is present in almost all Dylan’s races as she stands by his side, cheering him on.
Dylan Ferrandis: Professional Career
Ferrandis started his career when he was just a teenager. Moreover, he got recruited by the Bud Racing team in 2010.
Before this, he had won the French Minivert Minime Championship in 2007. He had also landed the French cadet Championship in 2008.
Dylan competed in the French MX2 Championship from 2010 to 2014. He ultimately landed the title in 2013.
Ferrandis was also part of the European Championship in the EMX2 category. He won the European Championship in 2011.
He has also been a part of the French national team and helped them win the Motocross Des Nations in 2014.
After successive years in the Bud Racing team, Dylan eventually moved onto the CLS Monster Energy Kawasaki team in 2014.
But because of injuries, he could not perform up to the mark.
Then Dylan decided to take a risk and move to the United States of America. However, he always wanted to compete in the Supercross.
So in 2016, he moved to California after he had signed a deal with Star racing.
Despite the cultural shock, he made it work in the United States.
He decided to start his career in America with the Supercross on the East Coast.
Dylan decided to team up with Yamaha in 2018 since he was already acquainted with the brand when he won the French Junior Championship under their name.
Dylan reached his potential the following year when he became the first French person to win the AMA Supercross 250 West Coast Championship.
The consecutive year, Dylan proved himself again on the same hill. He won the 2020 AMA Supercross 250 West Coast Championship.
Dylan Ferrandis: Controversy
Ferrandis had not landed himself in any controversy when living in France. But when he ended up in America, he was painted as the antagonist.
At the 2020 Anaheim Supercross, Dylan crashed on the way to the top. Unfortunately, he hit against the Christian Craig.
Since he was the reigning champion, it might have put some pressure on Ferrandis’s shoulder.
Moreover, he expressed his concern for Craig.
Dylan Ferrandis: Net Worth
Dylan has been involved in the racing industry for over a decade; he has earned fame and fortune.
Most of his income comes from his brand endorsement deals and sponsorships.
dylan Ferrandis has a net worth of five million us dollars.
The bike racers can earn up to millions in a year, and if they win any championship, they get heavily rewarded with a cash prize.
The bikers can earn from fifty thousand to two hundred thousand dollars as a salary per year. Dylan has not yet revealed his salary, but we can only imagine it in millions.
The bike manufacturers of Yamaha have a deal with Dylan, which helps him rake in more than a million per year based solely on his sponsorship.
We can safely assume that Dylan lives quite comfortably in the USA with his earnings.
Dylan Ferrandis: Physical Appearance
Dylan is five feet and eight inches tall when it comes to height. He weighs around 70 kgs.
Dylan has a strict workout regime which has granted him a very fit and athletic body. Unfortunately, his exact body measurements are not available.
Dylan has hazel eyes and brown hair. The distinct feature of his face is the beard he has had for ages.
Dylan has a fair skin complexion and tattoos all over his body. In addition, both of his arms are covered with a sleeve of tattoos.
Moreover, his shoe size is 41 in European size.
Dylan Ferrandis: Social Media
His Twitter is not that active, and he has over one thousand followers.
While his Instagram is very active and is a verified account, he has over 211 thousand followers.
He often posts about his race stunts and his team. Dylan also never fails to shower his girlfriend with loving posts on Instagram.
Dylan Ferrandis: FAQs
Is Dylan Ferrandis married?
No, Dylan Ferrandis is not married yet.
What song is used in Dylan Ferrandis’s commercial?
The commercial, which starts with Dylan, has the song Misunderstood: Dirt Shark by Ross Gotti.
Was Dylan Ferrandis crowned the Motocross Champion?
Dylan, alongside Jett Lawrence, was crowned the Motocross Champions in September 2021.
Additionally, a video is posted by Motosports on NBC showing the duo being crowned at Hangtown.