The new ICON 1000 Brigand Collection
Review: the Icon 1000 Nightbreed collection

Road Tested: the Icon 1000 Nightbreed collection

3 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / MOTORCYCLE GEAR

Portland-based Icon Motorsports traditionally makes in-your-face riding gear with a strong street hooligan vibe. But their Icon 1000 label walks a slightly different path. That apparel is much stealthier, riding the line between casual and aggressive—but always functional. For this review, I’ve put some miles into Icon 1000’s big value Nightbreed range: a jacket, pants…

Road Tested: Gear from Icon 1000, Shoei and Merlin

Road Tested: Gear from Icon 1000, Shoei and Merlin

4 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / MOTORCYCLE GEAR

Looking good on your bike shouldn’t mean compromising safety. Join us as we check out Shoei’s new retro motocross helmet, a stylish pair of boots from Icon 1000, and gloves from Merlin. Shoei EX-Zero Vintage motocross helmets are still hot property, with new models occasionally hitting the market. Today, we’re looking at Shoei’s entry in…

Gift ideas for motorcycle riders

7 Great Gift Ideas for Motorcycle Riders

12 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / MOTORCYCLE GEAR

There’s a bewildering amount of gear available for riders these days—we’ve never had it so good. And with Christmas looming, the tills are starting to ring. So we’ve put together a tight selection of gear and gifts that are exceptionally popular with our readers, or likely to strike a chord with the motorcyclist in your…

New motorcycle gear recommended by Bike EXIF.

Road tested: Gear from Aether, Pagnol and Vaktare

2 YEARS AGO / NO COMMENTS / MOTORCYCLE GEAR

We’re always trying to unearth motorcycling’s latest and greatest apparel around here. So we cast a pretty wide net, and whittle our catch down to the finest of gear. But every now and then, kit from lesser-known, independent makers gets dragged in with the haul. These indie gear gurus don’t have corporate bean counters to…