Boots (Jan - Dec 2013)

  • Product Review: Puma Roadster v4 GTX Boot

    18 December 2013 by Alison Silcox

    Product Review: Puma Roadster v4 GTX Boot

    Puma Roadster v4 GTX Boot, £179.99 Time tested: 2000 miles/ Four months What’s good? They are exceptionally comfortable and didn’t take any breaking in. When off the bike they have a sturdy sole and...

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  • Product Review: Red Wing 8146 Moc Lug boots

    09 December 2013 by Simon Relph

    Product Review: Red Wing 8146 Moc Lug boots

    Red Wing 8146 Moc Lug boots, £225.00 Time tested: 2300 miles/seven months What’s good? I wore these boots all through the summer on the bike. I wanted something sturdy with some ankle protection, but...

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  • Product Review: TCX Airtech GTX Boot

    18 November 2013 by Steve Hunt

    Product Review: TCX Airtech GTX Boot

    TCX Airtech GTX Boot, £150 Time tested:  Five months/1500 miles What’s good? During the lighter, hotter summer rides it’s essential to feel comfortable when riding and nothing upsets me more...

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  • Boot Review: TCX X-Street WP ankle boot

    14 October 2013 by Steve Hunt

    Boot Review: TCX X-Street WP ankle boot

    TCX X-Street WP ankle boot, £100 Time tested:  1910 miles/ six months What’s good? I’d be lost without these ace little boots! They’re pretty much my daily work-wear whilst at MCN, simply...

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  • Boots Review: Alpinestars SMX Plus Gore-Tex

    14 October 2013 by Michael Neeves

    Boots Review: Alpinestars SMX Plus Gore-Tex

    Alpinestars SMX Plus Gore-Tex: £299.99 Time used: One year What’s good? They’re warm, comfortable, completely waterproof, sturdy, beautifully-made and don’t look big and frumpy, like a lot of...

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  • Boots Review: Harley Davidson Darnel boots

    16 September 2013 by Ped Baker

    Boots Review: Harley Davidson Darnel boots

    Harley Davidson Darnel boots £119.90 Time tested: 600 miles/two months What’s good? The older I get (46 last week) the less willing I am to faff about with overcomplicated motorcycle kit. In my view,...

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  • Boots Review: TCX T-Lily Gore-tex boots

    16 August 2013 by Alison Silcox

    Boots Review: TCX T-Lily Gore-tex boots

    TCX T-Lily Gore-tex boots, £179.99 Time tested: 1000 miles/ 1 month What’s good: These leather boots took little time to break in and after the recent April showers they’ve proved to be fully...

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  • Boots Review: TCX S-Race boots

    29 July 2013 by Tony Hoare

    Boots Review: TCX S-Race boots

    TCX S-Race boots, £129.99 (special deal on www.mcnshop.com) Time tested: 15,000 miles/three years What’s good? There’s a balance to be struck between heavy-duty protection and everyday practicality...

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  • Boots Review: Dainese Anfibio Café

    15 July 2013 by Andy Downes

    Boots Review: Dainese Anfibio Café

    Dainese Anfibio Café, £165 Time tested: 1200 miles/two months What’s good? These are my dry ride to work, around town and short journey boots and in that role they have been perfect so far. I wanted...

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  • Boots Review: TCX R-S2 boots

    17 June 2013 by Tony Hoare

    Boots Review: TCX R-S2 boots

    TCX R-S2 boots, £259.99 Tester: Tony Hoare Time tested: 1000 miles/eight months What’s good? They survived my crash well enough to still be used now, but with quite a few scuffs for the authentic...

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  • Boots Review: Alpinestars Air Plus

    10 June 2013 by Andy Davidson

    Boots Review: Alpinestars Air Plus

    Alpinestars Air Plus, £179.95 Tester: Andy Davidson Time tested: 4000 miles/7 months What's good? These boots are perfect for summer use. They are super light-weight, comfortable and waterproof. The...

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  • Boots Review: Alpinestars Tech8 boots

    28 May 2013 by Michael Guy

    Boots Review: Alpinestars Tech8 boots

    Alpinestars Tech8 boots, £349.99 Tester: Michael Guy Miles/time: 1200 off-road miles/three years What’s good? Like a lot of motorcyclists I take protection seriously whether it’s one-piece leathers on...

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  • Boot Review: Alpinestars Gore-Tex CR-4

    07 May 2013 by Adam Child

    Boot Review: Alpinestars Gore-Tex CR-4

    Alpinestars Gore-Tex CR-4 £149.99 Time tested: 20,000 miles/ 6+ years What’s good? As you can tell by the state of my Alpinestars boots they’ve had a hard life, but survived some real abuse. I...

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  • Boot Review: Vitesse Hunt Boot

    07 May 2013 by Steve Hunt

    Boot Review: Vitesse Hunt Boot

    Vitesse Hunt Boot £150 Time tested: 4000 miles/7 Months What’s good? I needed a boot that would offer as much protection as possible whilst looking and feeling good when I’m off the bike walking...

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  • Review: Spada ST1 WP boots

    15 January 2013 by DazLoczy

    Review: Spada ST1 WP boots

    Mileage: 9000 miles Time used: 9 months Useage: Heavy Cost New: £74.95 (offer price) Additional costs: nil I've used these boots for every day riding through all weathers, with a 100 mile motorway...

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