New Gear (Jan - Dec 2017)

  • Suzuki add cool threads to their Spring range

    Yesterday 13:30 by James Archibald

    Suzuki add cool threads to their Spring range

    If you love Suzuki, own a Suzuki or simply like parading around wearing Suzuki gear, then look no further...Suzuki have added to their Spring collection. They have been adding classically styled...

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  • New gear: Bike It Crossfire gloves

    Yesterday 08:30 by MCN News

    New gear: Bike It Crossfire gloves

    What's good and what's not about Bike It's £49.99 Crossfire gloves? The good...Decent quality gloves for a bargain price. Made from tough cowhide leather with a reinforced palm, the Crossfire also...

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  • Secure your R1200RT Sat-Nav with Wunderlich

    21 April 2017 by James Archibald

    Secure your R1200RT Sat-Nav with Wunderlich

    If you're running a BMW R1200RT then Wunderlich have a cool new gadget for you. With reliable theft protection and simple assembly features the German accessories company have released a Security and...

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  • New gear: Kriega Bottpower R20 backpack

    21 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: Kriega Bottpower R20 backpack

    What's good and what's not about Kriega's £110 Bottpower R20 backpack? The good...Brit luggage firm Kriega have teamed up with Spanish race bike builder Bottpower to bring you this range of branded...

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  • New gear: Oxford Heritage bags

    20 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: Oxford Heritage bags

    When you need luggage space on your custom or retro machine, but just don’t have a bag that fits the aesthetic of the bike then Oxford may just have a solution for you.  The Heritage bags come...

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  • New gear: 1Down5Up hoodie

    20 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: 1Down5Up hoodie

    What's good and what's not about 1Down5Up's £27 hoodie? The good...New British biker lifestyle brand brings a fresh selection of amusing casual hoodies to keep you warm on chilly spring nights. The...

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  • New gear: Givi 40.5 X-Carbon lid

    19 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: Givi 40.5 X-Carbon lid

    What’s good and what's not about Givi's 40.5 X-Carbon lid (£385)?  The good...The first carbon lid from the Italian luggage supremos. Designed with sports touring in mind, the new X-Carbon is...

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  • New gear: SW-Motech Evo footrests

    15 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: SW-Motech Evo footrests

    What's good and what's not about these £125.99 SW-Motech Evo footrests? The good bits... Available for a range of touring and dual-sport bikes, the new Evo footrests allow you to fine tune...

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  • New gear: TCX Lady Bluma GTX boots

    14 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: TCX Lady Bluma GTX boots

    What's good and what's not about these £219.99 TCX Lady Bluma GTX boots? The good bits... Backed up with Gore- Tex, these waterproof touring boots for women are beautifully made and really...

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  • Give your GSX-R1000 a hug(ger)

    13 April 2017 by James Archibald

    Give your GSX-R1000 a hug(ger)

    Suzuki have finally brought their flagship GSX-R1000 up to date for 2017 with cutting edge electronics and variable valve timing. It’s a decent bit of kit, but doesn’t come with a hugger as...

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  • New gear: Airoh's ST 701

    12 April 2017 by MCN News

    New gear: Airoh's ST 701

    What's good and what's not about Airoh's ST 701 (£399.99)? The good... Sport-touring lid made from a 100% carbon- kevlar outer, the ST 701 is seriously lightweight. In fact, the Italian brand say...

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  • Furygan Coburn jacket goes back to the '70s

    05 April 2017 by MCN News

    Furygan Coburn jacket goes back to the '70s

    This new retro jacket from French manufacturer Furygan is based on the firm's GTO jacket from the 1970s, using the same shoulder design and quilted red lining. The jacket might look retro, but it has...

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  • Protect your GSX-R1000

    04 April 2017 by James Archibald

    Protect your GSX-R1000

    New R&G products for the 2017 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Crash protection and accessory specialist R&G have launched a new range of products to fit Suzuki’s new GSX-R1000. The range boasts not only...

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  • Oxford Toledo 1.0 jacket – perfect for spring

    31 March 2017 by James Archibald

    Oxford Toledo 1.0 jacket – perfect for spring

    The Toledo 1.0 jacket is an affordable and stylish offering from Oxford. Made from a 600D outer and underpinned by a waterproof membrane, it’s a jacket that offers all-year versatility thanks to its...

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  • Givi's tough but light luggage system

    30 March 2017 by James Archibald

    Givi's tough but light luggage system

    Givi’s new Gravel-T GRT708 saddlebags have been designed for riders who require tough-yet-light luggage.  The bags each have a 15-litre capacity, giving a total combined volume of 30 litres. They...

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  • Anti-Gravity UltraLight X LED flashlight

    17 March 2017 by MCN News

    Anti-Gravity UltraLight X LED flashlight

    The Anti-Gravity UltraLight X led flashlight (try saying it all at once) is a nifty little number that’s ideal for taking touring when luggage space is tight. Essentially, it’s a multi-function 4-in1...

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  • Scorpion Exo 490 helmet

    15 March 2017 by MCN News

    Scorpion Exo 490 helmet

    The Scorpion Exo 490 is a pleasing and practical lid that offers brilliant value at £129.99 (or just £99.99 for a plain colour). It features a drop-down visor and a 3-position visor lock. The helmet...

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  • Prepare to tour with Oxfords F1 luggage range

    12 March 2017 by MCN News

    Prepare to tour with Oxfords F1 luggage range

    Replacing Oxford’s award-winning First Time luggage, the F1 range has enhancements such as semi-rigid construction, removable waterproof linings and higher quality materials. The range includes tank...

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  • Spada LaTour winter gloves

    11 March 2017 by MCN News

    Spada LaTour winter gloves

    Spada have a new pair of winter gloves to keep your mitts warm while we wait for the summer. With touchscreen-friendly fingers, the LaTour allow you to access your smartphone or satnav without having...

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  • Richa Daytona jacket

    10 March 2017 by MCN News

    Richa Daytona jacket

    The 60S is a modern-day reworking of a jacket that’s been in Richa’s range for the past six decades. Loaded with cutting-edge safety features, underneath the buffalo leather there’s D30 armour at the...

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  • Akrapovic add MotoGP style to BMW S1000RR

    09 March 2017 by MCN News

    Akrapovic add MotoGP style to BMW S1000RR

    Slovenian exhaust manufacturer Akrapovic have released this stunning MotoGP-style slip-on titanium exhaust for the 2017 BMW S1000RR. Akrapovic claim the aftermarket exhaust will not only shed kilos...

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  • Add some bling to your BMW

    07 March 2017 by James Archibald

    Add some bling to your BMW

    BMW release a range of customising parts for the R nineT family BMW have collaborated with custom bike guru Roland Sands to create a number of finely machined parts for the German marque's family of...

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  • Four new jackets from Indian

    03 March 2017 by MCN News

    Four new jackets from Indian

    Indian have released four new jackets as part of their 2017 Spring/Summer range, just in time for riding season. Do any of the below jackets take your fancy? TOP STORIES Suzuki GSX250R price...

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  • A quickie with...Tucano Urbano Tebu gloves

    19 February 2017 by MCN News

    A quickie with...Tucano Urbano Tebu gloves

    What's good and what's not about Tucano Urbano Tebu glove (£35.99)? What’s good? If you need proof of how good these off-road gloves are, just ask Dakar rider Paolo Ceci who’s just competed in the...

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