Cycle News Issue 26 Available

July 3, 2012
Byron Wilson
Byron Wilson
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Byron's sure to be hunched over a laptop after the checkers are flown, caught in his own little version of heaven. Whether on dirt, street or a combination of both, MotoUSA's newest addition knows the only thing better than actually riding is telling the story of how things went down.

Motorcycle USA media partner, Cycle News, heads to the X Games in Los Angeles in the July 3, 2012 issue. FMF/KTM rider Mike Brown took to the EnduroCross track and earned his first career win in the event, riding nearly unchallenged after getting out of the start in first and holding the lead through to the end. MotoGP’s Dutch TT at Assen gets full attention after the dramatic events in Turn 1 immediately cut the points gap Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo had cultivated to a dead-even tie for first between the Spaniard and Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner. Aprilia Racing’s Max Biaggi extended his points lead in World Superbike after going 1-4 at Aragon and BMW’s Marco Melandri moved up to second after taking the win in Race 2. The AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Grand National Championship presented by and Lucas Oil at the Lima Half-Mile saw Slammin’ Sammy Halbert take a thrilling win after a final-lap red flag turned the contest into a five lap sprint. For full race coverage and much more, check out Cycle News Issue 26 in one of the formats available below.

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