Racer X Illustrated Motocross Magazine

The September 2015 Issue

The September digital edition of Racer X Illustrated has been released. Pick up your copy now to read about Lucas Oil Pro Motocross’s top riders training together and the strategy behind it, the introduction of flat track in this year’s X Games, and the unlikely rising stars in Grand Prix. You can also read about a trip to Japan with Ricky Carmichael to ride a factory RM-Z250, Ed and Ruth Radlauer’s motorsport books, and a tropical riding trip with Costa Rica Unlimited. Read about all this and more in the September issue of Racer X.

In most sports, athletes train and spend time with their teammates. In Lucas Oil Pro Motocross, fraternizing with “the enemy” is all just part of the game. PAGE 88
With the debut of Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing in Austin, Texas, ESPN’s X Games took a journey to the very roots of American motorcycle racing. Page 100
American fans know all about Grand Prix stars Tony Cairoli and Jeffrey Herlings, but a new generation of fast kids is ready to take over the European racing scene. Page 112
Local privateer Logan Martin got the text of a lifetime: “Would you like to go to Japan and ride a factory RM-Z250 with Ricky Carmichael?” He, uh, said yes. Page 124
If you’re of a certain age, you may remember Ed and Ruth Radlauer’s motorsports books, which graced the shelves of libraries across the country. Their son Dan takes us back to school. Page 136
Our own Jordan Roberts celebrated the end of his twenties with two good buddies and a riding trip to Costa Rica that offered plenty of surprises. Page 148