If there’s one thing that never goes out of style, it’s retro styling. Since the boom of the whole neo-retro café racer scene a decade ago, today’s Instagram generation continues to rave about retro-styled motorcycles, so much so that even companies Chinese women with no heritage to display offer their own “classic”. ” models.
That being said, the gear and apparel industry has also taken its toll by offering vintage patterned riding gear that looks old, but sports modern protective features. These days, classically styled gear usually has a premium over its modernly styled siblings, and it’s clear to see why – it’s the intersection of fashion and safety technology. All things considered, retro-style gear from some of the world’s best manufacturers is well and truly worth its weight in gold. The same goes for Furygan’s latest offering, the Clint EVO Riding Jacket.
The Clint EVO is a minimalist leather jacket with a retro look. The rugged buffalo leather look chosen for the jacket highlights some of the genre-defining characteristics, such as the cropped collar and shoulder seams. This mid-season model, fully lined in satin polyester, also has a removable thermal lining that allows you to adapt your clothes to the ambient temperature. In addition, the Clint EVO has cuffs with a zipper and snap and snap adjustments on the hips. Six pockets in total, including one on the left sleeve for a credit card, are also included in the design.
At the elbows and shoulders, it receives two sets of removable soft D3O protectors approved level 1. A back protector can also be inserted into the pocket of the Clint EVO for additional protection. According to the most recent version of the applicable European standard, the jacket is PPE class AA certified. Furygan sells the Clint EVO for 379.99 euros, the equivalent of US$383, available in two shades consisting of dark blue and black. The jacket is offered in sizes S to 4XL.