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Take your hands from road to track Spidi’s new STS-R is a sport glove suitable for racing or road duty. Made of a mixture of cowhide and goatskin leather, the design incorporates Powertech knuckle protection to ensure the STS-R offers not only stellar style, but great protection too. Distributor: Eurobike Wholesale Price: $199 Info: race/1734-spidi_sts_r_gloves.aspx Diabolically clever rubber The Diablo Rosso Corsa II is Pirelli’s first multi-compound motorcycle tyre. The technology involved was developed within the World Superbike Championship and uses a bi- compound solution for the front tyre, with two compounds in three different zones, while the rear uses a triple compound distributed in five zones. Atop all that there’s a new tread pattern design, the whole lot designed to transfer race track performance into street versatility. Read our review on page 22. Distributor: Nationwide Accessories Price: Coming soon Info: catalogue/street-road Happy feet, happy rider The X-Five is a quality TCX waterproof boot but at an affordable price with performance and features you might expect at a higher price point. Made from a full-grain leather upper, with a waterproof lining and anti-impact protection, the boot gets a shift pad, shin plate and reinforced heel, a replaceable footbed and a touring sole with a specific grip area plus, of course, the TCX Comfort Fit system: you may never want to take them off. Distributor: Northern Accessories Style: Black Price: $299 Info: 34 KIWI RIDER