18 year old Axel Bassani has a wealth of experience to his name, as the Italian began racing in 2012 in the CI Pre GP series, where he took a victory and four podium finishes, before finishing as runner up in 2013.
Moving onto the European Superstock 600 championship in 2015, he took a podium out of two races he competed in. Stepping into the WorldSSP championship in 2016, Bassani won the European Supersport Cup in the final round at Jerez with San Carlo Team Italia. 2017 welcomed the 18 year old into the Moto2 World Championship for four races and WorldSSP for two races, where he took two credible points scoring finishes. Ready to take on a full season in ESS once more, the Italian is ready for the challenge with SSP HUNGARY RACING.