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Scala Rider Freecom 2
The Scala Rider Freecom 2 allows for rider-to-pillion comms or Bluetooth connection to a mobile device for music, satnav instructions or phone calls. The compact, weatherproof device fits nearly all helmets and has automatic volume adjustment and customisable settings. Duo kit (two devices) is $399.95.
(02) 8882 1900 cassons.com.au
Ventura Bike-Pack system
A Ventura Bike-Pack system has been developed to suit the Suzuki GSX-S750,
transforming the mid-capacity nakedbike into a capable tourer. Once it’s equipped with brackets, a range of luggage options can be fitted including panniers, topboxes and more, ranging in capacity from 10L all the way up to 102L.
Kenma Australia From $349
(02) 9484 0777 kenma.com.au
K&N high-flow air filter
K&N has developed a new high-flow air filter to suit 2014-on Triumph Thunderbird models. The K&N is a straightforward replacement for the OE filter but it has a high-flow, washable cotton pleated media for high airflow and good filtration. It’s supplied pre-oiled and ready to ride and is covered by a limited million-mile warranty.
CTA Australia $104.95
(02) 9604 3377 ctaaustralia.com.au
Falco Ranger Boot
As well as Camel and Black, the Falco Ranger Boot is now available in Dark Brown. The boot has a full-grain oil-treated upper with a High Tex membrane, impact protection ankle cup, PU moulded Tech-Toe protection, a pocket for the lace and vintage stitched hard-wearing Vibram sole. It’s available in sizes 41-47.
Ficeda Accessories $269.95
(02) 9827 7561 ficeda.com.au
Merlin Derrington leather jacket
The Merlin Derrington leather jacket combines authentic styling with the benefits of modern technology and production. Made from oil-tanned leather and fitted with YKK zips, it also has a removable thermal liner, CE armour in the elbows and shoulders, and a foam back protection panel. Sizes S to 4XL.
Link International $499
(07) 3382 5000 linkint.com.au
Rad Guard has developed radiator and oil cooler guards to suit the Ducati SuperSport. The guards have been designed to allow adequate airflow so the bike’s running temperature is not compromised, while still offering protection from rocks and other road debris. Easy to fit and tough, in silver or black.
Rad Guard Australia $229
(02) 6658 0060 radguard.com.au