The October 2012 issue of_ Sport Rider _is now on sale, with print and digital editions available. This issue features a three-bike comparison between the most technologically advanced sportbikes Italy has to offer, the Ducati 1199 Panigale S, MV Agusta F4RR Corsacorta and Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC. The test is an encore to our 2012 literbike comparison and, more specifically, a look at what the pinnacle of sportbikes has to offer. The issue also includes our first ride report on MV Agusta’s 675cc F3, a behind-closed-doors look at Honda’s secret racebike museum in Southern California and a story on Freddie Spencer as he revisits the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, where he became the youngest rider to win a 500cc Grand Prix. Additional feature stories include our test of Jonathan Rea’s Ten Kate CBR1000RR World Superbike machine and Leon Camier’s FIXI Crescent Suzuki GSX-R1000.
See the full Table of Contents here, and look for the October issue on newsstands now. You can also preview the digital edition of Sport Rider on Zinio or download Sport Rider to your iPad using the iTunes.