The January digital edition of Racer X Illustrated has been released! Grab your copy now and choose some great holiday items from our annual gift guide or read about the 2013 FIM Motocross of Nations at Teutschenthal, Germany. We also take a look at seven-time FIM World Champion Tony Cairoli, Jean-Michel Bayle's first race in twenty-one years, and Australian Dean Ferris' MXoN ride. Grab the January Racer X and read about these and much more. The issue has also been shipped to subscribers and is available for purchase via Apple Newsstand.
THE MOTOCROSS OF 40 NATIONS
The 2013 FIM Motocross of Nations at Teutschenthal, Germany, hosted teams from a record forty countries. Here’s how it played out for each of them. Page 90.
Americans know very little about seven-time FIM World Champion Tony Cairoli, but in Europe he’s treated like royalty. Page 102.
Playing soccer on 250cc motorcycles might sound like a strange form of riding, but in Russia they do it with great passion—and for very little reward. Page 112.
MY LIFE IN MOTORCYCLE RACING
Jean-Michel Bayle, the iconic superstar of yesteryear, raced motocross for the first time in twenty-one years at the Vets MXdN in England. Page 126.
10,000 MILES FROM HOME
Australian Dean Ferris hopes to follow in the footsteps of some of his legendary countrymen. Now contesting the FIM Grand Prix series, he made a huge impression at the Motocross of Nations. Page 138.
MOTO GIFT GUIDE
Our annual gift guide has something (or maybe even a few somethings) for everyone on your holiday list. Page 146.