Nationwide, the motorcycle riding season begins in spring, and it’s a good time to update your riding kit. Real motorcycle gear is designed, first and foremost, with protection in mind, unlike the faux jackets and boots found in mainstream department stores. It’s built for abrasion resistance and impact absorption.
Manufacturers of the good stuff also have function in mind, engineering their apparel to work while on a motorcycle, and offer convenient storage, plus venting and materials that can help keep you cool when the temperatures start to rise. Here are the most stylish pieces of head-to-toe riding gear that will make any open-road ride better in springtime.