Racer X Illustrated

June 2013

The June digital edition of Racer X Illustrated is now available. In it, you can read all about Daytona Bike Week 2013; the new addition to the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, Tennessee's Muddy Creek Raceway; and KTM factory backing for the Butler Brothers' BTO Sports team. Also take a look back at the competitors of long ago—1983, to be specific. These and more are available in the June issue of Racer X. The issue has also been shipped to subscribers and is available for purchase via Apple Newsstand.

  • DIRT BIKE WEEK 2013
    It’s got its niches—Harley guys over there, sporty guys over there, gawkers in the middle—but Daytona Bike Week has plenty of room for us all. Page 126.
  • THE FACTORY BROTHERS
    The Butler Brothers’ BTO Sports team picked up factory backing from KTM after ten hard-fought years on the American racing circuit. Page 148.
  • THE WAR OF 1983
    While 2013 boasts a stacked field of competitors, ’83 may never be matched. Here’s the story of an epic season in the words of the men who raced it: Bailey, Glover, Hannah, Bell, Barnett, and Lechien. Page 162.
  • DESTINATION UNKNOWN
    Vurbmoto editor David Bulmer likes a good road trip … well, a lot more than the next guy. Here’s his journey from England to Thailand, in words and pictures. Page 176.
  • NATIONAL CLEARANCE
    Southeastern fans have long wanted a round of Lucas Oil Pro Motocross to call their own, and Tennessee’s Muddy Creek Raceway is finally making it happen. Page 190.