Boots (Jan - Dec 2011)

  • Alpinestars S-MX5

    05 December 2011 by Tom Cambio

    Alpinestars S-MX5

    Alpinestars S-MX5 boots, £149.95 Miles covered/time: 3200/three months What’s good: Everything (almost). The S-MX5 is the entry level sporting boot from Alpinestars, but it’s far from basic with...

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  • Alpinestars S-MX5 waterproof boots

    21 October 2011 by Andy Downes

    Alpinestars S-MX5 waterproof boots

    Alpinestars S-MX5 boots, from £180 Miles covered/time: 4500/six months What's good: They are totally, utterly and completely waterproof which, for waterproof boots, comes as a tremendous relief if...

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  • Rev'It Apache boots

    05 October 2011 by Steve Farrell

    Rev'It Apache boots

    Rev’It Apache boots, £164.99 Miles covered/time: 3000/six months What's good: The way they look. The Rev'It Apache boots are like a cross between motorcycle boots and trainers, with nice styling...

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  • Sidi ST boots

    26 September 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Sidi ST boots

    Sidi ST boots, £264.95 Miles covered/time: 1000 miles/one year What’s good: The STs are exactly what you need on the track. Your heel, ankles, toes and shins are solidly protected by plates, shock...

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  • Waterproof boots in the MCN Shop

    21 September 2011 by MCN

    Waterproof boots in the MCN Shop

    Whether it's your first autumn on two wheels or you're a seasoned all-weather rider, there are plenty of pairs of waterproof boots for sensible money in our shop at www.mcnshop.com. Here are just a...

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  • Alpinestars Afrika XCR Boots

    04 July 2011 by Phil West

    Alpinestars Afrika XCR Boots

    Alpinestars Afrika XCR boots, £139.99 Miles covered/time: 700/three months What’s good: These Alpinestars Afrika boots are comfy on and off bike (important, ‘cos I’m a lazy arse who hates...

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  • Boot review: Tuzo Race WP

    27 June 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Boot review: Tuzo Race WP

    Tuzo Race WP boots, £79.99 Miles covered/time: 500/one month What’s good: Like most of my riding kit, these Tuzo Race WP boots have tasted gravel. It wasn’t the result of skill, the boots were...

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  • Race boots for less than £80!

    17 June 2011 by MCN

    Race boots for less than £80!

    This week we've a cracking deal in our online shop – a pair of waterproof Tuzo race boots for just £79.99, with free postage and packing! They're made from leather, have a waterproof/breathable...

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  • Dainese Torque In boots

    23 May 2011 by Ped Baker

    Dainese Torque In boots

    Dainese Torque In boots, £194.99 (now replaced by St Trq Race In £189.99) Miles covered/time: 10,000/18 months What's good: When I first reviewed these boots after six months use I wasn't exactly...

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  • MCN’s top 5 summer boots

    25 February 2011 by Marc Abbott

    MCN’s top 5 summer boots

    It’s broad daylight at 5.30pm! Time to book some track days, make sure the bike’s MoT is in order, that everything’s oiled, lubed and running like it should… and treat yourself to a new pair of boots.

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  • Boots review: Alpinestar Roger Decoster boots

    26 January 2011 by Simon Relph

    Boots review: Alpinestar Roger Decoster boots

    Alpinestar Roger Decoster boots (Superseded long ago. Modern equivalent Alpinestar Tech 8, £329.99) Miles covered/time: 50,000+/30 years What’s good? I don’t think there are many boots still in use...

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  • MCN's top 5 winter boots

    20 January 2011 by Marc Abbott

    MCN's top 5 winter boots

    MCN staff have sploshed through enough puddles, ridden through plenty of lorry spray and slogged the length of the country (and beyond) in driving rain, to make sure we thoroughly test the kit we’re...

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