Product Reviews

Tried and Tested

Leatt Under Armour Review

Whether you are on the moto track or on an outback adventure, having good protection is a must. DRD checks out the latest protectors from Leatt over five days of ultra-hot outback riding.
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PRODUCT FOCUS - FOX MX20 GEAR

Fresh for 2020, the new range of Fox MX20 gear has been launched, with all-new bright and vibrant colours across the whole range sure to keep riders looking fresh in the dirt! From the company’s beginnings, Fox has constantly worked to…
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PRODUCT FOCUS - FOX V3 HELMET

The new Fox V3 helmet is the pinnacle of their offerings for dirt bike riders, with industry-leading technology aimed at minimising injuries sustained by ‘rotational forces’. The latest scientific research has shown that a large percentage…
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PRODUCT FOCUS - LEATT NECK BRACES

The GPX range of neck braces from Leatt are arguably the best form of neck protection on the market today, but there still seems to be a lack of understanding attached to the subject of wearing neck protection. We take a look at the latest offerings…
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Gear'd Up! - Product Reviews

So, you wanna be as good as Broxy, right? Well, first you gotta get the right gear! Pete only uses the best to keep himself safe, so we thought we'd share some of the kit he's been using lately. Leatt GPX 5.5 V19.1 Helmet - Black/Lime $699.00 www.bits4bikes.co.nz Pete’s…
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Light ‘N' Tasty - Fox Flexair Gear Review

Pete first wore the 2019 Fox Flexair gear on a shoot at Digger McEwen Motocross Park in Taupo. It was barely Spring, and to be honest, despite looking like a nice sunny day it probably wasn't quite warm enough to start repping Fox's lightest…
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FEET FIRST - Gaerne SG10 Boots Product Review

I’ve been wearing these Gaerne SG10 boots for a couple of seasons now, and to be honest, I’ve treated them pretty badly. They tend to get left dirty, stuffed underneath a table in the shed until I come to ride again when they get pulled…
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LEATT VELOCITY 6.5 GOGGLES

The name 'Leatt' is well known in the motorcycling community, as they are the go-to when it comes to top quality protective gear. Their company, Leatt Protectives, is based around designing, developing, and producing protective equipment for…
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KNEED SPEED - Leatt Z-Frame Knee Brace Product Review

Having been around dirt bikes for a long time, I’ve always been an advocate of wearing knee braces no matter what. From the early days of messing around in the paddock with Fraser on a couple of Honda CRF50 pit bikes (with Pro Circuit pipes,…
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SHOEI VFX-WR HELMET - PRODUCT REVIEW

We’ve always said the Shoei VFX is one of the best dirt bike helmets on the market. The fit, feel, build quality and protection is always superb, which is what you’d expect from a premium helmet that has a premium price tag to match. But…
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Putoline Put Off - Product Review

It seems like everyone is coming out with magic cleaning sprays nowadays. Next thing we know we’ll be seeing “30 Seconds” style ads with dirt bikes. Wouldn’t that be great if you could simply “Spray and walk away…” and your dirt…
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FORMA ADV TOURER BOOTS - Review

I’ve always heard good things about Forma boots, and until now I’d put them in the too good to be true / take it with a grain of salt category. But I’ve got to admit I’m glad I finally snagged a pair and found out it’s pretty much…