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ROAD PRODUCTS
PLUG AND PLAY RUBBER NEEDS NO WARMERS
Track-day junkies , your prayers have been answered ! Introducing Metzeler ’ s new ‘ Plug & Play ’ Racetec TD slick , which combines the advantages of a slick tyre that doesn ’ t require tyre warmers or elaborate bike settings , with consistent performance and versatility for different riding styles . Throw in the fact that they can handle multiple heat cycles , a rear tyre which can be flipped on the rim for even greater use , plus pricing that starts at $ 219 , and these really are a no-brainer for track days .
Distributor : Forbes & Davies Price : $ 219 Info : www . forbesanddavies . co . nz
WHO DOESN ’ T LOVE A GOOD ROCK
The Arai Profile-V Rock boasts a fresh , aggressive style with the plush comfort , protection and features you expect , plus easy access on and off . 
 Its strong outer shell is designed to glance off impact forces , while working with a softer one-piece multi-density EPS inner liner to absorb and spread impact energy . Its reinforcing Hyper Ridge lowers the centre of gravity and flares out 5mm , to make putting it on or off easier . It also gets multiple vents and exhausts , a Pinlock-read visor and a semi-removable interior with speaker pockets .
Distributor : Northern Accessories Price : $ 859 Info : www . roadguide . co . nz
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