GEAR

Over the last few years, there’s been a stupendous growth in the number of brands that design and manufacture motorcycle gear made expressly for riders of retro, vintage and or custom motorcycles.

This new breed of bike gear is made for riders that don’t wish to look like extras from sci-fi movies. Nor, want to sacrifice safety for style or vice-versa.

RENCHLIST covers motorcycle gear that meets these criteria. That’s to say stylish and functional. Here you’ll find new articles of the newest and finest examples of motorcycle gear for the discerning retro, vintage, custom rider.

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The WRC: A Unique Moto Platform For Women by 250London

Something you continually find within the custom community are boutique moto brands - driven by a love of motorcycles and an intense passion to 'make'. They're the skilled artisans, creative teams and wrenchers - that make the gear we wear and bikes we ride, that bring a heap of joy.... Read More...
Bell Custom 500 with Mirrored Bubble Visor Cameron-Kirby

MOTO GEAR: BREAKING DOWN PPE & CE CERTIFICATION

Protective motorcycle gear and clothing has and always will be an emotive topic, with many viewpoints. Some riders take the ‘ATGATT’ approach and insist on 'all the gear all the time'. Others, are more fashion-led and wear what looks good or what is bang on trend. ... Read More...
Biltwell Gringo S ECE Approved Helmet

BILTWELL GRINGO – NOW ECE CERTIFIED

ould be said; that European benchmarks for motorcycle helmet safety are higher than that of North American. With that in mind, you'll be pleased to hear that the Biltwell Gringo is now fully ECE certified.... Read More...
Goldtop Bobber Motorcycle Jacket Brown

Goldtop ‘Bobber’ – The Rocker Jacket Evolved

In 1978, a buddy of mine gave me my first bike leather, an ancient Goldtop. The gold quilted lining was ripped, the pockets were worn through, but the word Rocker was still clearly visible across the back from holes left by long-departed chrome studs.... Read More...
PILEN MOTORCYCLE HELMET BY HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES

PILEN HELMET BY HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES & SHARK

Introducing the Pilen helmet: Now here's the backstory. Back in November 2017, Husqvarna made good, on a hefty promise. A promise that was keenly received by both motorcycle press and bikers the world over. The promise? The Vitpilen 701 pro... Read More...