NuViz heads-up display
Technology. I love it and I hate it. One piece of equipment that has piqued my interest is the NuViz heads-up display and communication device. NuViz, an American company based in San Diego, has released an attachment that fits to the chin bar of your helmet which not only allows
Furygan Full Apex Perfo one-piece suit
Fans cheering on Ant West may have noticed the Aussie is the latest big name to switch to Furygan leathers, joining MotoGP rider Johann Zarco.
AGV K-5 S Helmet
AGV is known for its high-quality lids and the K-5 S certainly didn’t disappoint, straight out the box. It’s made from a carbon fibre-fibreglass mix and at 1.47kg feels nice and light.
Mr Smith: a sharp mind in a blunt body
I was having one of my usual stress-filled days at Gassit HQ a few weeks ago, when an email from Bill McKinnon, former editor of Two Wheels magazine, lobbed into my inbox.
Dainese Full Metal 6 Gloves
The Dainese Full Metal 6 Gloves provide improved comfort and protection, new advanced technologies. Quad elastication for increased mobility between the knuckles and the back of the hand. Pre-formed and pre-curved cuffs with a new inner closure for outstanding fit, wrist
Guy Martin Road Racer book
Guy Martin is among the world’s best known road racers, now famous as much for his film and television appearances as for his racing achievements. As the principal player in a 2010 TT documentary film, Guy dodged death in a spectacular 240km/h fireball crash. Working with TV
RG-020 Dual-Sport Saddlebags
Made from UV treated Tri-Max Ballistic Nylon with Fibertech accents Fits with self-locking harness and in most cases, can be used without racks Includes double Velcro tyre lever pocket on the bottom of each bag Reverse coil zippers help keep out dust and dirt, keepin
Five GT2 Gloves
As Winter released its grip on the south-eastern states, my Five HG-1 winter gloves quickly became too hot for daily commuting and with a couple of full-day tests on my to-do list, I required a glove that sat between Five’s HG-1 and its Stunt Evo summer glove. Enter the GT2 tou
Michelin Road 5 launch
Chris Dobie has just returned from Seville, Spain where he attended the world launch of Michelin’s new Road 5 sports touring tyre. Here are his first thoughts.
Whispering Smith by Barry Smith
Did you know that Aussie racer Barry Smith won a TT at the Isle of Man with a motorcycle he’d only done one practice lap on? I didn’t either, until I read his honest and entertaining autobiography Whispering Smith. Like Barry’s self-backed career, this book is self-publish
Michelin Road 5 world launch
The world launch of Michelin’s new Road 5 tyre has just wrapped up in Seville, Spain. Here is a quick behind the scenes look at what went on.
Just arrived - AGV Veloce S helmet
Link International, the Australian distributors for the Italian AGV brand in Australia has sent me a new AGV Veloce S in Rossi Ranch colours to test run. The helmet retails for $899. The shell construction is a mix of carbon, aramid and fibreglass. The helmet comes in sizes rang