Guy Martin is a motorcycle racer and television personality who was born on 4 November, 1981 in Grimsby, Lincolnshire. He undertook his first race in 1998 and started road racing in the Isle of Man’s TT events in 2004. He has broken his back twice in racing accidents and has set a series of speed records in his Channel 4 series, Speed with Guy Martin.
He started his racing career in Ireland where he took part in International Gold Cup races and has appeared in documentaries since 2011. Despite his fame and fortune, he still works as a mechanic.