As we move into spring the two wheeled enthusiasts cooped up over the long dreary cold months start to prepare their kit for ride season.
The smells and sounds of spring soon gets replaced with revving engines, and the ceremonial unveiling of bikes, stowed snuggly away until warmer times, gets a breath of fresh air.
This wonderful time of year requires foresight and planning for what lays ahead and most importantly brings the opportunity to purchase new kit.
So we have brought together some of best tech and gear available from Amazon in this Kit and Caboodle motorcycle special
Bell Qualifier DLX Full Face Helmet
The ever popular Bell Qualifier DLX is DOT certified thanks and is made from super-protective and lightweight polycarbonate and ABS.
There is various ventilation ports on the front, two on top as well as exhaust ports on the rear to support good air flow. Bluetooth Connected Helmets are an increasing features and the good news is this has lid has ports which allows you to fit a Bluetooth device, keeping you connected on the road.
It’s tinted black visor and clean lines wins points for design and style, and with a low price tag it is an affordable choice for many. For more choice you may like to read our detailed post on Bell Helmets.
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Garmin Zumo 396 Motorcycle GPS
Garmin has been getting people to their destination with affordable GPS systems for years. This approach hasn’t changed with the Garmin Zumo 396 Motorcycle GPS, an affordable unit that’s designed to take on any road or whether conditions.
It’s packed full of features such as live traffic and weather, alerts of forthcoming speed restriction, school zones and railway crossings. You can also get information on how much fuel you have used.
If your a dispatch rider and need to stay connected on the road this device can sync with compatible smart phones and Bluetooth headsets allowing you to make and receive calls.
Dainese Air Hero Motorcycle Gloves
These light weight high quality Dainese Air Hero gloves are made from a combination of cowhide leather, a reinforced goatskin palm and polyurethane knuckle protection.
The adjustable wrist strap allows ease of fitting and the pre curved fingers allows for improved dexterity. There is also reinforced protection around the palm area.
Rev It Eclipse Motorcycle Jacket
The Rev It Eclipse Motorcycle Jacket is super breathable due to its mesh design around the front, back and under arm, it does scrimp on protection due to its CE-rated body armor which can also be upgraded.
iOttie Active Edge Bar Smartphone Mount
Banish all other phone holders to the bin as iOttie Active Edge Bar Smartphone Mount beats all of them.
The adjustable arms keeps your phone where it should be, so you can hit the streets (or dirt) safe in the knowledge that your not going to catch a glimpse of your phone bouncing down the street behind you.
This mount will easily hold any of the latest phone, as well as accommodating a phone case which you might have on your phone. This is particular good compared to other mounts as it means you don’t have to remove the phone from it case every time you ride.
Oxford Montreal 2.0 Short Mens Textile Waterproof Motorcycle Trousers
If your partial to a spring day jaunt on two wheels you will know that this time of year can mean you get four seasons of whether in one day.
Therefore being prepared with the right kind of kit can make all the difference. The Oxford Montreal Motorcycle Trousers features a a waterproof, breathable Reissa membrane throughout, with additional waterproof in the seat, crotch and knee area.
If your planing on riding during hot weather cooling is delivered by a system of lock-open air vents and should you choose to you can remove the braces.
Akaso EK7000 4K Action Camera
Features such as image stabilisation means your video won’t suffer bumpy rides, and video loop means this handy piece of kit can be used as a professional dash cam for when you move from two to four wheels.
A plethora of assesories are included and the wireless remote control allows you to easily operate the camera with the touch of a button.
Anker PowerCore 26800
If the very thought of running out of phone battery fills you with dread, it may be useful to have some back up power.
So if your after a battery bank with plenty of juice the Anker PowerCore will serve you well. It can charge up to 3 phones at once and while it is a little larger than other battery banks, you get a travel pouch included.