Racer X Illustrated

August 2012

Pick up the August Racer X Illustrated to see how the FMF Hangtown Motocross Classic could have changed the game in the 2012 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. Also in this issue, learn about the new sport of down hill mountain biking, and check in with privateer Michael Leib, Freestyle great Ronnie Renner, and European sand master Jeffrey Herling. These and more are featured in the August issue of RXI, and the digital edition is now available for only $9.98! Racer X Illustrated's August 2012 issue has been shipped to subscribers, is now available on Droids, iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches.

  • THE CHAMPIONSHIP AT DAWN
    The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship begins with the FMF Hangtown Motocross Classic. At the 2012 edition, the game may have just changed. Page 118.
  • ONE MORE SHOT
    Still feeling the sting of two disappointing Grand Prix campaigns, privateer Michael Leib returned to Europe for two races. Here’s his account of his trip, at last, to the podium. Page 128.
  • CROSS BREEDS
    The relatively new sport of downhill mountain biking has deep roots and strong connections with the motocross world. Page 148.
  • PLEASE RECYCLE
    Freestyle great Ronnie Renner and friends hit the roughest trails around for the 3rd Annual Red Bull RR Freeride Tour. Page 162.
  • OLD WORLD WILD CHILD
    The latest in a long line of European sand masters, Jeffrey Herlings is ready to claim his place as Holland’s next true motocross superstar. Page 174.