5 Of The Best Motorcycle Mesh Jackets For Women

Part of the reason why the book Men Are From Mars And Women Are From Venus went on to become a household name is because a lot of folks really do think that men and women are that different. Of course, we know as much as you do that that’s BS.  Men are mostly from Earth. And women are mostly from Earth. Our differences are nowhere near as large enough to warrant belonging to different planets. Our differences in clothing, however, may as well be. Think about it. Ladies, how many times have you gotten jealous over the fact that…

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Choosing The Best Motorcycle Jacket: A Buying Guide

For non-bikers, a motorcycle jacket is nothing more than a fashion statement, though it is a uniform of sorts for bikers.  It serves as a piece of protective clothing and getting one requires several considerations other than just making you look good. When picking the right motorcycle jacket, you will have to check certain characteristics or features, such as the armor or padding, reflectivity, ventilation, and removable liners. These jackets also come in various styles and materials, and what you pick will be a matter of preference. Of course, getting the right fit is also very important. Read on to…

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Mesh vs. Leather Motorcycle Jacket: What is Better?

A good jacket is essential in any motorcyclist’s wardrobe, but the many available choices may initially seem overwhelming. Choosing between leather and mesh or whether a classic design or modern technology is more important can be a tough decision for any rider. However, understanding the many available options and what they are best suited for will quickly help you narrow down your options on the quest to finding the perfect jacket. Mesh vs. leather motorcycle jacket: what is better? Neither a mesh nor a leather motorcycle jacket is better than the other; it just depends on what and how you…

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5 Reasons Why Motorcycle Jackets Are Worth It

The Perfecto Cigar is a cigar with a name that is partly self-explanatory. The beautiful shape of the cigar- its closed foot, bulging midsection and tapered head- make it among the most unique in the world. Designed by the most experienced cigar rollers with a degree of patience only decades of practice can instill, the Perfecto is one of the most enjoyed cigars by casuals and enthusiasts alike. But why did we start an article on motorcycle jackets with a paragraph about a cigar? Because the first motorcycle jacket in history was named after the Perfecto cigar.  Irving Schott, a…

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Ultimate Guide To The Best Motorcycle Riding Gear For Beginners

It took me about 30 minutes to learn the basics of riding a motorcycle. But to learn how to ride it well?  That takes a long time. My MSF class happened decades ago, and I’m still learning. The barrier of entry for learning is ridiculously low for a motorcycle, but the learning curve goes on forever.  And that’s because there is a truckload of things you need to keep in mind when you’re on a bike that you don’t when you’re in a car. Cars don’t tip over when you make mistakes. They also don’t tip over when some other…

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Helite Turtle Airbag Vest Review

The Helite Turtle Airbag Vest is a protective jacket that’s designed to be worn by motorcyclists. It is lightweight, comes in multiple sizes, and can be worn over a regular motorcycling outfit. It also has extra back protection and includes a mechanical trigger with a CO2 cartridge which inflates the vest pretty quickly when it’s pulled hard. The airbag has substantial foam material fitted in its front and rear. On airbag inflation, the exterior takes on a tough and hard feel, while the insides are softer and more protective for the skin. Air channels beneath its posterior and rear portions carry…

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Oxford Kickback Shirt Review

Motorcycle riding gear can be uncomfortable, to say the least. In many instances, it is also not the type of clothing that makes you look fashionable or casual. Sometimes you may want to look appropriate for a meet up with friends, as well as on the track with your bike.  Comfortable riding gear is not easy to find. If you add the requirement of it looking casual, you may spend years looking for just the right one. There are many different types of riding clothes that may look casual at first, but rarely are once you put them on. Even…

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Olympia Bradley Jacket Review

Olympia Bradley jacket has a vintage cool roadster styling combined with motorcycle specific design. It looks much more contemporary compared to their other jackets and looks really nice with jeans. While there are jackets that only look appropriate when riding or on the bike, Olympia Bradley’s look is good enough to be off the bike too. Read on for the full Olympia Bradley Jacket Review. There are hundreds of possible combinations of different features in a jacket. Olympia has tried to bring together all of the best features for this price point.  We’ve delved into the features, advantages, and disadvantages of…

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Klim Induction Jacket Review (2019)

Riding is the road to freedom. This raw feeling of wind passing by you as you cruise down the highway or just an ordinary road is something words cannot explain. Riding is an art, and as every artist needs proper colors to put on the brush, every rider needs proper riding gears to feel the freedom. Let’s dive into the details of the Klim Induction Jacket. Mesh Jackets On regular riding and hot weather riding, Mesh jackets are the way to go. They let in a lot of air, and are also so comfortable to ride in almost every type…

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Joe Rocket Phoenix 5.0 Mesh Textile Jacket Review

Safety, style, price, airflow (depending on where you live), and the features are by far the most important things to consider when choosing a motorcycle jacket. Now let’s go through each of these aspects for the Joe Rocket Phoenix 5.0 mesh jacket to help you get a better understanding of it. Having all the information in hand is the only way to be able to make a great decision about buying or not buying it.  Phoenix 5.0, as you can tell, is the 5th generation of Joe Rocket Phoenix textile jackets. It is designed for hot weather areas and is…

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