If you use your bike daily then you’ll know that keeping it clean in the winter is a tricky job. So I’m all up for fast and simple ways to keep my ZX-6R clean through the winter.At the NEC bike show I picked up some Soapstar cleaning pads. Basically
WHAT TO WEARWaterproof textiles or leathers and an unlined oversuit? Both have their advantages, and many people have more than one option these days. The main problem with wearing unlined lightweight plastic waterproofs is that they don't breathe, and in certain conditions you c...
Stick two fingers up at interminable winters blighted by incessant rain and freezing conditions. Scoff in the face of the season's first ride-outs when your riding's more rusty than the Titanic's hull. Now's the time to pack your bags and prep your
the helmet's strapped on, the neck tube blocks the wind from rushing up into my helmet.Make sure your clothing zips together. You can spend £2000 on winter kit but if you can't zip it together, then you're going to be wasting valuable bodyheat. Not only
Alpinestars have released their Adventure Gore-Tex jacket and trouser. Claiming the gear is 100% waterproof and breathable; they've employed a Gore-Tex liner and dual flap closures. All pockets have storm-over flaps and pull tabs for easy and secure operation. Chest pad compartme...
-back, the riders completed enough laps to confirm the direction of the team’s radical winter development work and to allow the Magnetti Marelli technicians to make great advances with the sophisticated engine and data management systems. Team owner Nick Morgan
riding in winter kit. Bulky clothing may keep you warm but restrict your movement. Make sure you are happy and comfortable in the gear you are wearing and can control the bike fully. Make sure that your clothing fits well, the last thing you want is a
We’ve all been there, trying to wrap up warm before heading out on the bike in the freezing cold. Last winter I was wearing a thermal under suit, Jeans, three t-shirts and then a winter jacket and trousers over the top. This winter looks to be just
It still amazes me how few people know about heated clothing. The cold is a major factor in why people put their bikes away for the winter but if you wear the right kit, you can comfortably ride all year 'round.The EXO2 Stormrider jacket can
’d be right to expect the best kit for your money.The fact is this combo is built for all seasons use. It’s designed to be a one-time purchase that you can wear across summer and winter. Effectively it represents two pairs or trousers and two jackets, giving
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