Racer X Illustrated

December 2012

The final issue of 2012 has just been released. Grab your December copy of Racer X Illustrated right now and read about the success of Mitch Payton and Roger DeCoster's teams in Lucas Oil Pro Motocross and Ryan Villopoto's road to recovery. You'll also read about the Nuclear Cowboyz freestyle tour, Russia's Evgeny Bobryshev Grand Prix career, the creation of Moto 4: The Movie, and Bobby Kiniry's dual-racing season. These stories and more are featured in the December issue of Racer X. You can read the issue right now by subscribing to our digital edition for only $9.98! The issue has been shipped to subscribers and is available for purchase now on the Apple newsstand.

  • NEW TRICKS
    In 2012, Monster Energy/Pro Circuit Kawasaki's Mitch Payton and Red Bull KTM's Roger DeCoster—two of our sport's undisputed legends—once again took their teams to the top in Lucas Oil Pro Motocross. Page 110.
  • RELOADED
    As defending Monster Energy Supercross Champion Ryan Villopoto prepares to rebound from yet another stretch on the sidelines, we look at the role injuries and comebacks have played in some legendary moto careers. Page 124.
  • WILD THINGS
    Now entering its fourth year, the Nuclear Cowboyz freestyle tour continues to find new ways to thrill and entertain. Page 136.
  • MEET THE BOBRYSHEVS
    We head to Russia with Grand Prix phenom Evgeny Bobryshev as he visits his family and tells his tale. Page 146.
  • LIVE TO RIDE/RIDE TO LIVE
    On the road and behind the scenes with filmmaker Taylor Congdon and the rest of the crew behind MOTO 4: The Movie. Page 160.
  • BOBBY KINIRY’S CAN-AM SLAM
    On consecutive August weekends, New York’s Bobby Kiniry raced Saturdays in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross and Sundays in the Canadian Nationals. Matthes tries to figure out how and why. Page 174.