Product Picks

  • Top 5 winter gloves all under £160

    Yesterday 14:30 by MCN News

    Top 5 winter gloves all under £160

    MCN ShopSummer was all too long ago now, and the grip of winter is very much upon us. That doesnt mean your digits need to freeze though. When it comes to winter warmers there's a huge array of gloves to...

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  • Top 4 great riding boots

    16 January 2018 by MCN News

    Top 4 great riding boots

    MCN SHOPSome stylish gear for urban motorcyclists – this time in the shape of four great riding boots. TCX Street Ace waterproof boots   Buy Now Just shy of £120, this urban leather boot from TCX has a...

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  • Best 5 Shoei helmets for all occasions

    11 January 2018 by MCN News

    Best 5 Shoei helmets for all occasions

    Shoei have protected the heads of some of the fastest racers around in the modern era; Wayne Rainey, Marc Marquez Eddie Lawson and John McGuinness to name a few. They're one of the top brands when it...

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  • 10 top toasty neck warmers

    10 January 2018 by James Archibald

    10 top toasty neck warmers

    In winter, you’ll soon notice the effects of not wearing a neck warmer when you give yourself a stinking cold, sore throat and all the rest… It’s a small, and relatively cheap bit of kit with a really...

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  • 5 top rucksacks just for you

    03 January 2018 by MCN News

    5 top rucksacks just for you

    MCN SHOPYou can get by with a normal rucksack while riding a bike – but it’ll never be ideal. A proper bike rucksack has chest and waist straps to stop the ones on your shoulders being pulled apart, as well...

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  • Top 5 GPS trackers

    02 January 2018 by MCN News

    Top 5 GPS trackers

    MCN ShopWith all the different GPS motorcycle trackers in the market it can be difficult to find the right one for your needs. This is why we have come up with this list of five excellent, tested motorcycle...

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  • Top 5 motorcycle covers

    28 December 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 motorcycle covers

    MCN ShopFor those of us who keep our motorbikes outside, keeping the bike dry and safe is a constant concern. You may choose to use your garage, or if you aren’t lucky enough to have one, rent some storage.

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  • Top 9 last minute Christmas gift ideas

    22 December 2017 by Dan Sutherland

    Top 9 last minute Christmas gift ideas

    For those last minute Christmas buys this weekend, we've got you covered. Here are 9 gift ideas to get you in the mood for Santa's arrival: AGV K-3 SV Guy Martin – £199.99 What is it? Live out your...

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  • Top 5 helmet cameras

    22 December 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 helmet cameras

    mcn shopWe’ve hand-picked some of the best helmet cameras from the MCN Shop and Amazon to find the right one for you. Here's our top 5... SENA 10C Combination Bluetooth Intercom & Camera – £314.10 RRP A...

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  • Top 6 boots for 2017

    21 December 2017 by MCN News

    Top 6 boots for 2017

    mcn shopCheck out this selection of some of the best boots you can look to buy in 2017. Buse Touring B40 boots, £127.99 RRP No fuss, no frills, just nicely made leather touring boots to help keep your feet...

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  • Top 5 motorcycle battery chargers

    20 December 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 motorcycle battery chargers

    MCN ShopIt’s important to keep your motorcycle battery in tip-top condition; but especially important during the colder months as poor weather can take its toll on your bike’s battery. We’ve selected some of...

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  • Top 5 heated motorcycle gear

    12 December 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 heated motorcycle gear

    MCN ShopIt’s the midst of winter, but that doesn’t mean you need to be cold on the bike. Heated kit is a game changer when riding in freezing temperatures and will make all the difference between a...

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  • 10 winter maintenance essentials

    12 December 2017 by James Archibald

    10 winter maintenance essentials

    Riding in winter can be a chore for some, so they keep their pride and joy locked up tight and kept under cover until spring. But for the avid winter warrior, a bit of cold and salt are nonsense...

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  • 13 of the best winter gloves

    06 December 2017 by James Archibald

    13 of the best winter gloves

    MCN ShopYou don't need to freeze your fingers off this winter. Here are 13 of the best winter gloves avabilable on the MCN Shop. Rev’it Taurus GTX, £189.99 A luxury winter glove with an impressive...

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  • 6 best cleaning products for your bike

    06 December 2017 by MCN News

    6 best cleaning products for your bike

    MCN ShopThere are some people out there who really enjoy cleaning their bikes, for everybody else, here are 5 of the best cleaning products to make the job as quick and painless as possible, as rated by MCN...

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  • A top kit to maintain your bike over winter!

    29 November 2017 by MCN News

    A top kit to maintain your bike over winter!

    MCN ShopIt’s important to maintain your motorcycle over the winter months - especially if you want it ready to perform in the spring and summer seasons. Many of the items mentioned in this article are focused...

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  • Top 5 motorcycle balaclavas

    24 November 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 motorcycle balaclavas

    MCN ShopBalaclavas save your face from the cold, keep you cool in the warm weather and for those who use open-face lids, save you from those damn flies that decide to catapult into your face while riding. So...

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  • 6 of the best chain lubes around

    23 November 2017 by MCN News

    6 of the best chain lubes around

    MCN ShopThe top six highest-rated chain lubes right now on MCN Shop right now are... Wurth High Performance (500ml) £9.69  Based on a wax formula, this dry Wurth lube promises not to fling off, or...

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  • Top 5 heated motorcycle jackets

    17 November 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 heated motorcycle jackets

    MCN ShopRiding in winter can be tedious –and incredibly dangerous – if not adequately prepared for it. However, heated kit is the perfect solution for those sub-temperature spells in the saddle and will keep...

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  • 5 fantastic paddock stands

    10 November 2017 by James Archibald

    5 fantastic paddock stands

    If your bike doesn’t feature a centre stand then a paddock stand is an essential bit of kit for trouble-free maintenance. Most are available for both twin and single-sided swingarms, depending on the...

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  • 4 Alpinestars products perfect for winter

    10 November 2017 by MCN News

    4 Alpinestars products perfect for winter

    MCN ShopAlpinestars have a bit of a name for themselves in the wonderful world of motorcycling, providing top products that are used at the very height of racing for the great protective qualities on...

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  • Top 5 flipfront helmets for under £250

    01 November 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 flipfront helmets for under £250

    MCN SHOPFor many riders a flipfront helmet offers the best of both worlds – full-face protection, open-face convenience. Many also come with internal sun visors, which are incredibly handy at this time of...

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  • The 5 best waterproof motorcycle rucksacks

    20 October 2017 by MCN News

    The 5 best waterproof motorcycle rucksacks

    MCN ShopRiding in the UK often means that even if you only use the bike when it’s sunny, you’ll still get caught out by some freak shower from time-to-time. What is even more annoying is when you open your...

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  • 8 best bluetooth helmet systems

    18 October 2017 by MCN News

    8 best bluetooth helmet systems

    MCN SHOPBluetooth systems keep you connected while on the move – receive calls, listen to music, follow audio GPS instructions. Twin units like these also let you talk to pillions or fellow headset-equipped...

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  • Top 5 thermal tops

    05 October 2017 by James Archibald

    Top 5 thermal tops

    It’s that time of the year when everybody starts reciting Eddard Stark’s “winter’s coming, Jon Snow” quote from Game of Thrones, and the sad truth is, that’s the correct statement. No longer are we...

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  • Top 5 back protectors

    01 September 2017 by James Archibald

    Top 5 back protectors

    One piece of kit which we recommend should be on everybody’s kit list is a decent back protector. Much like a lid, they’ve become a riding essential for the MCN team and although not specifically...

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  • Five top open-face helmets on the MCN Shop

    29 June 2016 by MCN Staff

    Five top open-face helmets on the MCN Shop

    An open-face helmet gives you a wider view of the world around you - with the obvious compromise on protection from the elements and in a spill. AGV RP60 Royal (£149.99) Authentic styling helps AGV’s...

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  • 4 biking sat-navs just for you

    17 February 2016 by MCN News

    4 biking sat-navs just for you

    MCN ShopFour of the best bike-specific sat-navs available on MCNshop.com and Amazon.   TomTom Rider 40 WE, £239.99 The cheaper of TomTom's two units featured here shares the vast majority of the...

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  • Top 4 paddock stands for under £100

    03 February 2016 by MCN News

    Top 4 paddock stands for under £100

    MCN ShopFour of the best rear paddock stands available on MCNshop.com.     MotoGP 1 piece rear paddock stand, £54.99 One of the most solid paddock stands around is made from 32mm cold-rolled...

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  • Biking rucksacks for less than £50

    22 July 2011 by Marc Abbott

    Biking rucksacks for less than £50

    Lugging your stuff around on a tour, or even a trip to the shop, needn't require a top-of-the-range, £130 rucksack. Here's a selection of more affordable options available in our shop, at...

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  • MCN’s top 5 biking rucksacks

    10 March 2011 by Marc Abbott

    MCN’s top 5 biking rucksacks

    If you’re heading out for a ride – whether it’s a Sunday blast or Land’s End to John O’Groats – chances are you’ll need a decent biking rucksack. Save £££s...

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  • MCN’s top 5 cleaning products

    02 March 2011 by Marc Abbott

    MCN’s top 5 cleaning products

    When you start out in motorcycling you’re full of the spirit of adventure and freedom, and can’t wait to hit the road at every opportunity. Save £££s on  motorcycle cleaners in the MCN...

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  • MCN's Top 5 winter gloves

    09 December 2010 by Marc Abbott

    MCN's Top 5 winter gloves

    MCN staff put their kit through the sternest tests, day-to-day, to help you decide which biking products to buy. Of all the winter gloves we’ve tested in the last three years only the handful in this...

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