Heated Vest by Gerbing

A rechargeable 7-volt lithium-ion battery will power this heated vest for up to 10 hours.

Moto-Skiveez Undergarment

Worn in place of regular underwear, Moto-Skiveez are designed to reduce pressure points and provide greater breathability.

Vintage Goggles by Ariete

These leather-framed vintage goggles by Ariete provide excellent visibility and complete UV protection.

M1 Jacket by Pagnol

Pagnol’s M1 jacket is classic yet modern and is crafted to last for years.

Vanson Leathers’ Stormer Jacket

This Stormer jacket by Vanson Leathers is handmade using 10.10-ounce waxed cotton army duck canvace with a half-back lining.

Arai Introduces All-New VX-Pro4 Off-Road Helmet

Following up on the highly acclaimed VX-Pro3 model, Arai Helmet, Inc., makers of world class, handmade helmets for more than six decades, is proud to announce its worthy successor: the all-new VX-Pro4.

Arai Announces Innovative Pro Shade Visor System

Arai Helmet, Inc., makers of world class, handmade helmets for more than six decades, is excited to announce the all-new Pro Shade System, an innovative, easy-to-use visor accessory that will benefit street riders of all disciplines, from commuters to long-distance tourers.

Alpinestars T-Dyno Waterproof Jacket

The Alpinestars T-Dyno Waterproof jacket is remarkably effective in blocking cold wind and comes with CE approved Bio-armor at shoulders and elbows as well as chest and back padding.

Akuma Helmets

New stuff for old bikes: Phantom II MFR carbon fiber racing helmet from Akuma Helmets.

The Arai Signet-Q Helmet

In the Signet-Q Airai helmet, an elongated shell and interior shape designed to “Cure the common hot spot pain.”

TouchTech Boreal Gloves

New stuff for old bikes: River Road’s TouchTec Boreal gloves allow use of your touch-screen phone without having to remove them.

Arai Introduces The CT-Z Touring Helmet

Arai’s marketing lead-in for its just-introduced CT-Z touring helmet pretty much sums up the new model’s focus: “More miles in more comfort. What more could you ask for.”

Zurich Motorcycle Riding Gear

Shadow Distribution and Competition Accessories introduce the new Zurich waterproof motorcycle jacket and riding pants.

Klim Offroad Riding Jacket

New stuff for old bikes: Klim Technical Riding Gear is great for offroad riding in extreme conditions. 

Aerostich Roadcrafter: Now in Women's Sizes

Classic bikes have always been accompanied by classic motorcycle riding gear, and the Roadcrafter is a true classic. For the last 25 years, THE sign of the hardcore commuter or long distance traveler has been an Aerostich fabric suit, preferably faded with age and sporting grease stains on the knees.

The Geo Helmet From Vemar Helmets

Engineered in Italy and manufactured in Vietnam to exceed the ECE 2205 standard while also meeting the USA’s DOT standard, the Geo helmet from Vemar Helmets comes with a 5 year warranty, removable and washable inner padding and the Vemar Klima adjustable full ventilation system.

Roof Boxer V8 Helmet Review

The latest version of Claude Morin's motorcycle helmet design is the Roof Boxer V8; it includes a number of advancements that improve functionality, but retains the original “fighter pilot” appearance.

Arai Helmets Sweep NASCAR'S Pennsylvania 400 Podium

Arai helmets, a major auto racing force in addition to its motorcycle road racing dominance, saw its drivers sweep the podium at the rain-shortened NASCAR Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway last weekend. 

ZAMP Announces New Flip-Up FL-24 Helmet

ZAMP is proud to introduce our new Flip-Up model, FL-24. The FL-24 utilizes advanced features and leading edge styling usually found in helmets at twice the cost.

Arai Helmets Loads Up for NASCAR Daytona 500 and Bike Week

Arai Helmets will field its biggest-ever group of NASCAR drivers and AMA Pro Racing motorcycle racers for both of the upcoming Daytona racing events: the Daytona 500 on February 26, and Bike Week racing a couple weeks later, March 15th to 17th. 

Eight Pairs of Gloves for the Road

These eight pairs of motorcycle riding gloves will prove to be lasting pieces in your collection of motorcycle riding gear.

Shoei Announces New Graphics and Colors

  From our friends at Competition Accessories comes news on the 2011-2012 Shoei Helmet lineup. In all, 18 new graphics and colors were announced for the X-12, RF-1100, Multitec Modular, Quest and VFX-W off-road helmet lines.  

HelmetBra Keeps Helmets Safe

The HelmetBra® will hold any helmet to a passenger seat. Two sizes are available, large size for full face and full open face helmets and small size for half helmets.

The Ariel Square Four

The Ariel Square Four was one of the most glamorous and best known British motorcycles.

Motorcycle Leather Gear Care

Motorcycle leather apparel care, motorcycle half cover, retractable motorcycle tie down straps and more cool finds.

Six Motorcycle Riding Boots

The staff at Motorcycle Classics reviews and tests six different motorcycle riding boots suited for everyday riding and motorcycle touring.

Cool Off Your Motorcycle Riding Jacket

From air-conditioned sleeves for your motorcycle riding jacket to a rattle-proof motorcycle mounting kit, six cool pieces of motorcycle riding gear every classic motorcycle fan needs to know about.

Winter Motorcycle Gloves

Get yourself some winter motorcycle gloves and you won't have to put your bike when cold weather rolls across the land. Originally published as "Cold Weather Motorcycle Riding Gloves" in the November/December 2009 issue of Motorcycle Classics Magazine.

The right gear

This is the season that we have been longing for — the riding season; complete with rain, scorching sun, wind, bugs, construction gravel… During the off-season, I tend to forget about the details of staying comfortable while riding. But come summer, it's time to grab the right riding gear and go. 

Vintage Gear

I might ride a vintage motorcycle, but my gear doesn’t have to be vintage! 

Essential Motorcycle Riding Gear

Although we’re constantly testing new gear around here, we thought we should fill you in the stuff we really use.

Six Motorcycle Riding Boot Reviews

From heavy-duty motorcycle riding boots to lighter more versatile footwear, here are six motorcycle riding boot reviews from the editors at Motorcycle Classics to keep you safe and comfortable on the road.