Top 5 motorcycle body armour
Body armour is of huge importance to a biker, so we've selected five stand-out products from MCN's Shop just for you.
Protective vests and jackets usually feature CE Level 2-rated protection, while ranges can stretch to replacement knee sliders, shoulder armour, back pads and even protection for your hips.
Which of these would you pick?
Furygan D3O Protector – Back
Super flexible and squidgy under normal conditions, the D3O’s impact protection technology and intelligent shock absorption should ensure that your back takes as little impact as possible should you find yourself thrown from your bike.
Sew-in Hip Protectors
These work wonders if you need an off the shelf solution to add hip armour to some trousers you already have. One size fits all and sold as a pair, just sew them in and off you go!
Ideal for wearing under motorcycle jeans, the discreet Knox Flex Lite knee protectors is all you knee’d! Soft, light and comfortable so they can easily be worn all day when you tackle that road trip. The Knox CE knee protectors are within a stretch mesh carrier made from soft breathable polyester and have comfortable gripper elastic at the top to prevent slipping.
Knox Chest Guard
Moulded for a comfortable coverage and adjustable to allow a snug fit, this chest guard must be combined with a Knox back protector for maximum defence. The ultra-lightweight body is easy to live with while the chest area is breathable. CE approved to EN1621- 2 Level 1
These inserts are crafted from Nitrex Armour and mouldto your body shape. Perforated and breathable while also flexible and lightweight, these inserts also employ the use of RPT – Repeat Performance Technology.