Crash-Tested Safety Gear, In The June Issue

Crash-Tested Safety Gear, In The June Issue

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc.

Featured In the June 2022 issue of Roadracing World:

            “I was hard on the throttle, pushing through the long left-hand sweeper that leads into the in field of the road course at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California, the Honda CBR600RR homing in on redline in third, when the bars were suddenly yanked out of my hands.

             “The bike speared off the pavement and into the grass. Just about the time I got the bars back in my hands, applied the rear brake gently and thought, ‘I can ride this out,’ the front wheel buried itself into a drainage ditch and I was launched over the handlebars.

            “When I opened my eyes, I looked up and saw a cornerworker waving a yellow flag over my head. She looked down at me, noticed that I was looking at her, and yelled, ‘You got hit!’ Well, at least I knew it wasn’t my fault…”

—”Crash Tested,” by Michael Gougis

One of the perks of working as a motojournalist is that when it all goes wrong, you tend to be wearing very good protective gear. It all went wrong for Michael Gougis at a track day in February, and he details how his protective gear—from AGV, Alpinestars and Arai—all performed in the latest issue of Roadracing World!

Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding, and tech information. 

PREVIEW  the June 2022 Issue of Roadracing World!

Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology magazine is available in print and digital formats.

SUBSCRIBE NOW ! Or call (909) 654-4779, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday.

Read the June 2022 issue of Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology with your online subscription. Log in HERE

Available at Cycle Gear and other motorcycle retailers.

Visit www.roadracingworld.com daily for breaking news and events.

Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/roadracingworld

Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com @roadracingworld

Follow us on Instagram https://instagram.com @roadracing_world

Latest Posts

Canadian Superbike: Collins Racing Again At Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Torin Collins Joins Economy Lube & Kawasaki for CSBK...

Oxley Bom MotoGP Podcast: Sachsenring 2024 – Germans Call It Schadenfreude

Roadracing World MotoGP Editor and Isle of Man TT winner...

MotoGP: Pol Espargaro Racing As Wild Card At Red Bull Ring

POL ESPARGARO BACK ON THE MOTOGP™ GRID FOR RED...

WorldSBK: Gillim Subbing For Mackenzie At Autodrom Most

Gillim Set For World Superbike Debut This Weekend In...

WorldSBK: Championship Hits Halfway Point At Autodrom Most

Most awaits: WorldSBK set for Czech Round What to look out...