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Hi-Vis Jacket & Helmet

When most scooterists choose riding gear they look for something protective, comfortable and affordable. One aspect they often overlook is visibility. All black gear may look keen, hide dirt and match your other clothing, but it doesn’t help the often-oblivious car driver to see you. One way to better stand out is to wear high-visibility […]

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AGV Sport Stiletto Glove

I have steadfastly chosen gloves with a gauntlet but for this summer I wanted to try something different. The AGV Sport Stiletto glove certainly sounded sexy and looks right for warm weather riding. The Stiletto reminds me of a heavily armored bicycle glove. Made from premium cowhide leather and Clarino synthetic leather, these gloves have reinforcements […]

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Stella Hero Gloves

The Alpinestars Stella Hero is a lightweight summer glove for women whose priority is comfort. It is made from soft, water-resistant drum-dyed leather that has ventilation perforations on the top and underside of each finger. A short cuff ends at the wrist where a velcro closure fastens at the back of the hand. Stitched elastic […]

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TCX X-Street Boots

Scooterists typically seek out riding gear that doesn’t look like riding gear. For those folks, these new riding boots from TCX may just fit the bill. Looking more like a pair of throwback basket ball shoes, the X-Street shoes come in either “waterproof” or “non-waterproof” versions and are available in both men’s and women’s size. […]

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AXO Releases Keith Haring Gear

Motorcycle clothing and gear manufacturer AXO announced that this fall it will introduce a motorcycle clothing collection based on the work of artist Keith Haring. The collection leads with moto socks ($15) in two themes: Flag and Heart. Jerseys and pants will follow in November.  Haring’s work is known for its exuberance, bold colors and […]

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News: Joe Rocket Velocity Jacket

Joe Rocket has released a new mesh riding jacket for summer riding weather. The Velocity mesh textile jacket seems to hit all the right notes: a low priced, lightweight jacket with lots of airflow, but still protects with reinforced construction and armor.  The $130 jacket comes in sizes Small-3XL and in four color combos. With […]

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Review: LDComfort Tights

LDComfort offers a range of undergarments made with riding in mind The company’s Riding Tights are made with a dual layer, 4-way stretch, anti-microbial material that wicks moisture away from skin and prevents both chafing and my least favorite: monkey butt. Like normal tights they are thin with minimal seams, but ad a layer of […]

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Outfit of the Issue: Racing Stripes

Outfit of the Issue: Racing Stripes

Perfect for summer or early fall, this ensemble is modern yet has vintage appeal with the black/white stripes and a cute scooter pin-up on the shirt. Except for the women’s boots, this outfit could be duplicated for a man. It also transitions from scooter to restaurant or casual workplace quite nicely. Thanks to Vespa San […]

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