Sphyke allows you to get the best quality, long lasting bicycle components without worrying about theft or having to carry a key. The innovative Sphyke C3N system replaces your bikes existing nuts and bolts with ones that incorporate a tiny combination lock. The combination lock simply encases the fastener with stainless steel shielding. Scroll down for more images. Continue reading →
The F5XT from interphone is a sophisticated Bluetooth intercom system that uses the very latest communication technology. The F5XT has been developed using the product knowledge and feedback gained from the original F-Series. Sitting at the top of interphone’s extensive product line-up, the F5XT is the ideal system for motorcyclists riding in a group and can be paired with up to six users at one time. Multimedia options include an FM Radio (with RDS), music functions, Bluetooth connectivity, as well as TTS (text to speech). Continue reading →
At this year’s EICMA, BMW presented the DoubleR RaceAir – its own racing suit made using Dainese D-air racing technology. This is the first product that the Munich-based company has introduced to the market after signing a cooperation agreement with Dainese to develop systems aimed at improving the passive safety of motorcyclists.
D-air is the outcome of a technological leap forward that breaks away from the traditional kind of standard protectors, introducing an intelligent platform capable of detecting accidents and intervening independently of the rider. Continue reading →
Shark-supported Tom Sykes was crowned the 2013 World Superbike Champion at Jerez, Spain on 20 October. To celebrate this, and by popular demand, Shark Helmets has launched a very special new design – the Speed-R Sykes Replica. The model is a replica of the Race-R Pro helmet worn by the SBK champion and is a welcome addition to the existing SHARK racing replicas. The helmet features Sykes’s unique design with chrome detailing and inspirational words in Japanese script including ‘power’, ‘success’, ‘courage’, ‘belief’ and ‘karma’. Continue reading →
Bell’s new Bullitt helmet draws inspiration from the one shown by Chad Hodge last year and is designed to slot into the new genre of motorcycle helmets that are built with modern materials and methods using vintage design cues. Continue reading →
Ducati’s new quartz chronograph features is analogue, water resistant to 50m and gets a Time Module SSIndustry (Seiko) movement. The smooth polished 45mm steel case with satin/brushed finish sides sports a black slanted top ring with PVD finish and laser-etched tachometric scale. Accentuating it is a mineral glass crystal for optimum dial visibility, with scratch-proof sapphire coating and luminescent hands. A genuine leather strap sets off this Ducati timepiece.
Carve Master GTX
A new jacket for 2014, the Carve Master is both stylish and practical. Made from Mugello fabric with cowhide leather inserts, it also features thermoformed shoulder protection and removable composite certified protection. It has a breathable waterproof Gore-Tex membrane and the external fabric has been given a water-resistant treatment for wet weather days. Other features include front and rear air vents, a removable liner, a rear pocket for a G1/G2 back protector and two waterproof outer pockets. Continue reading →
TCX has launched four new waterproof boots as part of its 2014 collection, with further new models being added throughout the year. The new boots are from TCX’s Racing and Touring Lines, as well as the new Urban Line, which has replaced and improved the previous All-Uses Line.
New from the Racing Line is the S-Speed Waterproof designed for both road and track use. It has interchangeable polyurethane front sliders and TCX’s Torsion Control System (T.C.S), which increases ankle protection. Comfort is ensured with a shaped malleolus padding with anatomical memory, as well as an interchangeable antibacterial footbed. The midsole has been constructed in a semi-rigid thermoplastic material to meet resistance in the event of crushing. The waterproof membrane offers maximum protection in wet weather, while the upper part is made from an exclusive ‘soft touch’ opaque microfibre. Continue reading →
With the new Yamaha MT-09 already arriving in dealers around the world, Yamaha has announced a new Akrapovic exhaust system will be available from November 2013 for this stunning triple cylinder machine. With its CP3 (Crossplane concept 3-cylinder) engine and 120 degree crank, the triple cylinder engine produces a unique and distinctive sound that hasn’t been heard from a Yamaha motorcycle for well over 30 years – but the wait is nearly over and with the new Akrapovic exhaust system, the MT-09 growl will be heard in all its glory. Continue reading →
The special “Graffiti” HJC RPHA 10 helmet Jorge Lorenzo wore during his win at Catalunya earlier this year is now for sale. While the original sold for more than USD 35,000 at auction, the production model costs just USD 590. The helmet is constructed from a matrix of carbon fibre, Aramid, fibreglass and organic non-woven fabric. The lid features HJC’s RapidFire quick replacement shield system, Pinlock 2D flat-racing shield, moisture-wicking SilverCool Plus interior fabric with removable cheek and crown pads, and a wind tunnel-tested air ventilation system. Continue reading →