Elliot is the third generation of Banks' to ride MotoX, after it all started with his legendary grandfather, John Banks who was a national champion. At the ripe old age of 6 Elliot was already racing 50cc bikes, whilst friends his age were out playing action man!
From then on Elliot has gone from strength to strength, with his first title at the young age of 15 being the British Schoolboy motocross champion. From that he was snapped up by one of the best motocross teams in the UK, RWJ Honda and he raced British and World Championships at just 16. His most recent success was being crowned the 2012 British Maxxis Mx2 Champion.
National ranking – 1
Nationality – English
Place of residence – Bury St. Edmunds, England
Elliott has taken up the motocross mantle, representing the third generation of Banks in the sport. He was taken to his first motocross meeting at just five months old, and by the age of six was already racing a Kawasaki automatic 50cc.
British no.1, British MX2 champion 2012, Red Bull Pro Nationals MX2 Champion 2011, 2nd Place: British MX2 Motocross Championship 2011, 4th Place: British MX2 Motocross Championship 2010, 2nd Place: Red Bull Pro Nationals MX2 Championships
Goals this season :
"I don't do it for the money, I do it to be the best I can be."
Championships, Top 5 in the world