Reply not too long ago launched their new ’18 gear, and never solely has new goodies to indicate off, but additionally a brand new Reply Racing icon and emblem. Yep, veterans of the game will acknowledge the nod to the triangle emblem that Reply used within the late 80s and early 90s, however it has additionally been up to date for a extra trendy look.
What else is new? Let’s blitz via some highlights.
Reply Racing AR5 Helmet ($299.95)
By equipping their fiberglass shell helmet with a MIPS liner, the Reply crew needed to take a giant step ahead within the security and worth of their AR-5 helmet. The discount in rotational forces is one thing that you will recognize in a crash, and the $299.95 worth is not too powerful to swallow, notably because you additionally get options like a dual-density EPS liner, Coolmax™ expertise that aids evaporative cooling, and detachable/washable cheek pads and helmet liner. It additionally has a number of consumption and exhaust ports to assist stream cool air all through the lid, and it meets or exceeds ECE 22.05 commonplace, in addition to being DOT licensed .
Reply Racing AR-Three Helmet ($169.95)
Searching for a helmet that is much more budget-conscious, however with out sacrificing model and efficiency? That is the realm the all-new Reply Racing AR-Three helmet works to cowl. This polycarbonate shell helmet is DOT and ECE licensed, and options an intermediate-oval shell form and top-of-the-line Silvercool evaporative cooling materials on the within. Silvercool dries quicker than non-treated supplies, and as a bonus it is anti-microbial to assist get rid of odors between washes. With distinctive venting, a strengthened chin bar and enormous eye port, the shell design accommodates most goggles.
Reply Racing AR-1 Helmet ($119.95 grownup; $109.95 youth)
Reply Racing claimes that the AR-1 is their greatest worth helmet ever, whereas nonetheless assembly or exceeding D.O.T. and ECE requirements. It has a dual-density EPS liner helps to soak up each giant and small impacts, whereas two consumption ports and 4 exhaust ports assist airflow. It nonetheless comes with a dual-density EPS, detachable/washable liner, and a versatile rubber nosepiece.
Okay, shifting on to gear…
Reply Trinity ($199.95 Pant; $74.95 Jersey)
All-new for ’18, the Reply Trinity Jersey and Pant equipment is designed to maximise match and efficiency, whereas minimizing weight.
The jersey has a light-weight athletic match, and is designed to reduce bulk whereas in using place. Fade-resistant sublimated panels and graphics maintain issues trying contemporary, strategically positioned laser-cut vent holes maintain you cool, and the light-weight materials maintain you comfortable.
The pants use a 320 denier multi-weave four-way stretch nylon knee panels, whereas the seat will get a heavy-duty 900 denier poly materials.
Drum-dyed and de-bossed leather-based inside knee panels mix with interwoven aramid inside leg warmth boundaries. There is a mesh decrease leg panel permits for air stream, and an adjustable inner waist becoming system. You may additionally discover double and triple stitching all through.
Reply AR1-AR5 Gloves
How about an entire newly re-engineered line of gloves with each kind of rider in thoughts? The all-new AR-1 via AR-5 glove strains function new supplies, a redesigned match throughout the board and a number of styling options to select from. Your using expertise simply received an entire lot higher.
Reply AR-1 gloves (Grownup $19.95, Youth $17.95) have a number of stretch materials optimize match/consolation, whereas a sturdy artificial leather-based palm combines with gentle palm padding. An ultra-soft rubber closure strap permits for full wrist flexibility with out resistance.
Reply AR-2 gloves ($21.95) function a strapless glove enclosure system with an ergonomic cinch, to “lock” the glove in place. The cuffless design is as gentle because it will get, together with a ventilated one-piece Ax suede palm panel.
Reply AR-Three gloves ($24.95) are constructed with ultra-lightweight supplies to supply an uncompromising degree of consolation and mobility. It additionally has an adjustable prime wrist closure to assist cut back palm bunching, and a Tuff palm panel for optimum grip.
Reply AR-Four gloves ($36.95) are designed with a low-profile, articulated heat-sealed cuff, and debossed neoprene top-hand development
And at last, the Reply AR-5 ($49.95) has an articulated D30 knuckle protector pad, and light-weight inner palm pad, in addition to an extra-long cuff with TPR hook & loop backing gives a correct match and “lock” system.
Reply additionally launched a brand new batch of off-road goodies for this season, and you need to maintain a watch out for them over at www.answerracing.com.