Product Review: Dainese Veloster Perforated Suit

Sep 14, 2017 View Comments by

Dainese’s Veloster, a mid-range race suit, weighs in at just over 10 pounds. With perforated leather panels around the torso and on the front above the knees, it provided much-needed airflow when tested at the famous Motorland Aragón racetrack near Alcañiz, Spain. The suit is made up of Tutu leather, a cowhide that has gone […]

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Track Days: Gearing Up

Dec 04, 2016 View Comments by

In my previous articles, I debunked the myths about track riding and explained how to best prepare for a track day. As with street riding, proper gear is critical. The most common accidents on the track are low-siders, when the front wheel loses traction in a turn and the bike falls to the inside, and […]

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Review: AGV Skyline Helmet

Apr 10, 2014 View Comments by

Many of motorcycling’s technological advances have trickled down from the racetrack to the street. Some of the same research and development that goes into shaving tenths of seconds off lap times as well as keeping riders safe at 200 mph eventually makes its way, in one form or another, to showroom floors and gear catalogs. […]

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Ducati Multistrada D-Air Airbag System

Mar 29, 2014 View Comments by

Just a few days ago we brought you news of Alpinestars’ latest airbag system worn by their sponsored MotoGP riders like Marc Marquez. These technologies are exciting for us street riders because they’re a glimpse of the future of motorcycle safety. That future has come a little faster than even we anticipated at Ducati just […]

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Dainese Teren D-Dry Jacket & Pants

Sep 18, 2013 View Comments by

The Dainese Teren D-Dry Jacket and Pants is a true all-season, all weather two-piece riding suit. A thermal liner provides warmth for cold weather and the D-Dry liner layers-in extra warmth and protection from rain and wind. The D-Dry and thermal liners can be installed and removed either together or separately to customize your weather […]

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BMW Motorrad Joins Forces with Dainese

Jul 29, 2013 View Comments by

At RoadRUNNER, we are always pushing for further improvements and breakthroughs in the realm of safety, which is why we get excited over new technologies. One of these innovations is the Dainese D-Air system, which uses bike-mounted sensors to detect a crash and inflate airbags worn by the rider. Dainese and BMW Motorrad will start […]

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Moto GP Meet and Greet

Jul 14, 2013 View Comments by

It’s not often that you get to meet a Moto GP rider (or any other professional athlete), but if you’re in the San Francisco area this week, you’ll get the chance. First year Moto GP rider Andrea Iannone will be making an appearance at Dainese’s D-Store on Wednesday, July 17th just prior to the California […]

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Dainese G. Xantum D-Dry Jacket and P. Tomsk D-Dry Pants

Oct 18, 2012 View Comments by

I wore the Dainese jacket and pants on three separate tours. They provided comfortable and effective protection. The outer shell of both the jacket and pants are constructed of Dainese’s D-DRY material, developed by the Dainese Technology Center. The garments have wind-proofing and waterproofing protection, while retaining breathability for rider comfort. A full-sleeve length thermal […]

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Dainese G. Rebel Pelle Estivo Jacket

Apr 06, 2012 View Comments by

Vicenza-based motorcycle gear maker Dainese has designed an unusually versatile set of cowskins with the G. Rebel Pelle Estivo jacket. This top-of-the-line, high-performance racing leather comes with sturdy, built-in protectors for the shoulders, elbows, and forearms that are integrated comfortably and do not obstruct movement. The snug, tailored fit gives added safety, keeping the jacket […]

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