Joe Rocket's new fall additions: Gloves, jackets and suits


For fall 2010 Joe Rocket has added 11 brand new products to its lineup, an update that includes a new ladies jacket, new gloves and a new two-piece rainsuit. Several of the items are already in stock, with the remainder coming in October. The company also announces that it has dropped the price on the Survivor Suit, added Diva sizing to the women's Cleo 2.0, added a 3XL size in the black Phoenix 4.0 glove, and added a new colorway in the Atomic pant.

The ladies Atomic 4.0 jacket (pictured right) features Rocket's SureFit multi-point adjustment system and is 100 percent waterproof. It's available in four colors, black, pink, purple and silver. Other features include:

  • Rock Tex 600 denier outer shell
  • Grade A rated C.E. armor in shoulders and elbows
  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Variable Flow ventilation system with waterproof zippers
  • Cross Linked ventilation with Wind Tunnel Cooling (patent pending)
  • Snap Loops for attaching jacket to belt
  • 8-inch zipper for pant attachment
  • Removable insulated full sleeve liner
  • Reflective stripe
  • Retails for $149.99 to $164.99

The Speedmaster 5.0 two-piece suit boasts all the features of it's one piece sibling, and offers track-ready protection in two piece convenience. Built from 1.2mm to 1.4mm cowhide, the suit has titanium-reinforced shoulder and grade A rated C.E. armor in shoulders, knees and elbows. Other features include:

  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Aerodynamic speed hump
  • Variable Flow ventilation system
  • Injection molded shoulder vents
  • Pre-curved sleeves and legs
  • Poly/Mesh ankle panels
  • Beveled, ceramic compound knee sliders
  • Optional Speedmaster suit liner available
  • Available in four colors: black, blue, gunmetal and red
  • Retails for $699.99 to $724.99

The mens Radar leather jacket offers unparalleled fit, comfort, and mobility over an expansive temperature range. The Radar is built from a combination of cowhide and FreeAir polymesh preformed panels. Other features include:

  • Grade A rated C.E. Armor in shoulders & elbows
  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Removable windproof and breathable hybrid comfort liner
  • Aerodynamic speed hump
  • Molded shoulder vents
  • Elastic sleeve adjusters
  • Sure Fit adjustable waistband
  • Snap loops for attaching jacket to belt
  • 8 inch zipper for pant attachment
  • Reflective stripe
  • Retails for $299.99 to $316.99

The mens Hybrid glove is built for summer heat, but has a built-in windproof pullover cover for when things get cool. Features include:

  • Free-Air poly/mesh shell
  • Unique stow away windproof cover shields mesh areas for cool weather riding
  • Hinged knuckle
  • Molded knuckle protectors
  • Pre-curved leather palm
  • Leather side walls
  • Sure Fit elastic cuff
  • Retails for $49.99

An injection molded split knuckled armor design allows the Supermoto 2.0 glove offer robust leather protection, but with increased dexterity. Otherfeatures include:

  • Injection molded carbon reinforcements on fingers and palm
  • Hinged knuckle
  • Pre curved design
  • Padded reinforced thumb
  • Breathable, perspiration wicking cuff
  • Retails for $69.99

The mens HighSide 2.0 glove is the next version of the original HighSide glove. A drum-dyed leather full gauntlet offers protection and increased flexibility because of a flex panel at the top of the wrist. The glove also features:

  • High-density padding over knuckles
  • Hinged knuckle
  • Padded palm and fingers
  • Wrap around wrist strap
  • Adjustable cuff closure
  • Retails for $49.99

Joe Rocket says the RS-2 is a full-featured two-piece rain suit without a high-end price. The suit comes in 100 percent waterproof soft polyester outer shell with PVC backing. It's available in black, and black and yellow. The jacket features:

  • Full-length zipper with Velcro® storm flap and collar
  • Two large outer pockets with gusset expanders
  • Variable FlowTM rear exhaust vent minimizing interior humidity build-up
  • Soft corduroy lined collar
  • Full nylon comfort liner
  • Elastic waist and Velcro adjustable cuffs
  • Reflective striping

The pant features:

  • Elastic waist and cuffs plus boot stirrups
  • Leg zipper gusset for easy boot entry
  • Melt resistant material section on lower leg
  • Reflective striping
  • The suit retails for $64.99 to $69.99

posted by Dennis Johnson