Our May digital edition of Racer X Illustrated has just been released. In it, you can take a close look at Kevin Windham's career, check out Gus Decker's privateer mission, and now that we've reached the 2013 Monster Energy Supercross season halfway mark, read some inspirational words from Coach Matthes. These and more are available in the May RXI. The issue has also been shipped to subscribers and is available for purchase now on the Apple newsstand.
With the 2013 Monster Energy Supercross season at the halfway mark, it’s time for some inspirational words from Coach Matthes. Page 122.
THE RIDE IN PICTURES
Words alone can’t do justice to a career like Kevin Windham’s, so we asked a variety of photographers for their best K-Dub shots, then asked Kevin himself to share his memories. Page 136.
Gus Decker has dedicated his life to helping privateers make it to the races. His newest venture, Team Gus, is as unlikely as it is inspiring. Page 150.
Speedway racing lacks the name recognition it enjoyed in the days of Bruce Penhall, but there’s a revival underway. Page 162.
THE LEGEND OF CAPTAIN COBALT
On the eve of his induction into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, the great Jimmy Ellis reemerges from the quiet life in Oz to tell his story. Page 172.
TO HELSINKI AND BACK
Journeyman-turned-journalist Jason Thomas reflects on his time in the sport as he travels to the final race of his colorful career. Page 182.