Gear

This is where you'll find our thoughts on all the gear we test. From jackets, and pants, to cleaning solutions and intercoms.

Motorcycle Awareness Month

Motorcycle Awareness Month

It's spring, and that means the weather is warming up, and we can expect to see a whole lot more motorcycles on the roads around the country. This year for motorcycle awareness month,

The Beta RR 430 gets new shoes

The Beta RR 430 gets new shoes

When we picked up the Beta RR430, it came with a really nice set of Maxxis Enduro tyres. These gave amazing traction in sand and on the rocks but were wearing out rather

Cardo Packtalk Edge | Tested

Cardo Packtalk Edge | Tested

The Cardo Packtalk Edge is out, and I've been running it on the side of my Airoh Commander ADV lid for the past month or so. I've put it through some serious abuse

Cardo Packtalk Edge | First Look

Cardo Packtalk Edge | First Look

It's finally arrived! Hot off the courier from Cardo and MotoGear.co.nz we finally have the Cardo Packtalk Edge Duo. This is the new top dog from Cardo. With 1600m range, waterproof,

Mosko Moto Nomax Tank Bag | First Look

Mosko Moto Nomax Tank Bag | First Look

Mosko Moto is an American brand of motorcycle luggage with a unique sales model. everything is sold online from one of 2 international distribution points, meaning you won't see them in your local

Insta360 One R & RS

Insta360 One R & RS

The Insta360 One R and the slightly newer model RS is possibly our most used item for capturing motorcycling footage on the go. This is a modular action camera, consisting of 3 main

Cardo Freecom X2 - Tested

Cardo Freecom X2 - Tested

Having used the Packtalk Bold for the past (almost) 3 years, I was interested to check out the new offerings from Cardo in the way of the mid-level Freecom X2. I installed the

Cardo Spirit HD - Tested

Cardo Spirit HD - Tested

Having used the Packtalk Bold for the past (almost) 3 years, I was interested to check out the new offerings from Cardo in the way of the base model/entry-level Spirit HD. I

Airoh Commander | Tested

Airoh Commander | Tested

The last time we talked on the subject of helmets, I laid out my previous lids, and the 3 contenders I was looking at. If you haven't seen that story, check it out

Kriega T18 Backpack | Tested

Kriega T18 Backpack | Tested

Looking for a backpack for motorcycling? You have come to the right place my friend, I have been testing out the Kriega T18 pack for the past 6 or so months, but before

Tested | Forma Adventure Boots

Tested | Forma Adventure Boots

Let's wind the clock back to late 2019. It was a simpler time. I was riding my Yamaha MT07, and dreaming of owning an adventure bike. Hopefully one day a Tenere 700. I