Speed & Strength 'rages' with high design

Publish Date: 
Aug 27, 2012

SPEED & STRENGTH gains new momentum with a large number of fashion-forward items for men and women, including new jackets, boots and armored jeans.

The Rage With the Machine textile/leather jacket ($199.95 MSRP) has removable sleeves for riders who want to zip down into a vest. The jacket has a water-resistant AR-600 frame with leather trim, removable CE-approved shoulder and elbow protectors, a removable dual-density spine protector, a low-restriction collar, Lockdown waist adjusters, belt loops for pant attachment, and reflective trim. (Click on the photo above for a closer look.)

The women’s MotoLisa textile/leather jacket ($199.95) with 3D embroidery features a water-resistant AR-600 frame with leather trim, removable CE-approved shoulder and elbow protectors, a removable dual-density spine protector, Speed Zip controlled ventilation, a removable full-sleeve insulated liner, belt loops for pant attachment, a microfiber-lined collar and cuffs, ornate engraved belt buckles, and reflective trim.

Matching MotoLisa boots ($139.95) feature a leather upper, molded toe, ankle and shin reinforcements, an anti-slip rubber outsole, an elastic stretch panel, and ornate buckles, and are reportedly quite lightweight and comfortable, according to women who tried them on at the Tucker Rocky show.

Rage With the Machine armored jeans ($129.95) feature 12 oz. pre-distressed denim, a Kevlar-reinforced knee and seat, removable CE knee armor, and articulated knee panels with stretch panels. They provide a relaxed fit with a boot cut and leather trim. Kevlar-reinforced jeans price out at $99.95 retail.