Register Members List Member Map Media Calendar Garage Forum Home Mark Forums Read

Go Back > News & Media > Motorcycle News & Media > Industry News
Forgot info?

Welcome to! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!

Register Today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Like us on Facebook! Regular shirt GIVEAWAYS and more


Share This Thread: 
Subscribe to this Thread Thread Tools
Old 01-12-2016, 05:20 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 141,817

Rev'it! Guardian Two-Piece Rain Suit

Photo by Jordan Mastagni

Rev'it! Guardian Two-Piece Rain Suit (front view) and Honda CB1100 with Held 20L Tank Bag

Rain is one of the major challenges that face daily commuters and everyday riders. The roads are slippery, it's hard to see through your visor, and if you get wet it gets real cold real quick. Luckily there are a good amount of products out there to help keep us warm and focused on what's really important: keeping the rubber on that wet and slippery road.

photo by Jordan Mastagni

Rev'it! Guardian Rain Suit helps you stay dry and focused in the rain

The Rev'it! Guardian Jacket and Pants are sold separately but work together perfectly to keep you warm and dry when riding in foul weather. The jacket is available for $219.99 and is much more than the typical plastic parka that you get with most rain shells. It has a hide-away hood that tucks into the neck, which is lined with some softer fabric so it keeps you a little warmer and is quite comfortable on your neck. The fit is a bit looser, I was wearing it over my leather jacket and a sweater in the photos up above, but there are adjustable straps in the arms and the sides of the body to make sure it's not flapping around in the wind. There is a waterproof pocket inside, as well as elastic around the wrists and neck.

Photo by Jordan Mastagni

Rev'it! Guardian Rain Suit (back view) with 2015 Honda CB1100 and Held 20L Tank Bag

The pants are available for $169.99 and again, are much more than a simple rainproof layer. A big problem for me has been that when I put my feet down at a stop, the bulk of synthetic fabric at near my boots would melt from contact on the exhaust pipe. The Rev'it! layer has a small piece of fabric down by the ankles that prevents this from happening, which is one less thing you have to worry about when managing the elements and trying to ride in the rain.

All around, this combo is effective at keeping you dry, raising your visibility in the rain, and not making you look like a hi-vis doofus. It's in the slightly higher price bracket, but these are products built to last and are sure to be around for many seasons of riding.

Photos Courtest of Rev'it! Sport

Rev'it! Guardian Rain Jacket and Pants

For more information on this set and other awesome products from Rev'it! Sport, check out their website

NewsBot is offline   Reply With Quote
Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ready for the rain? Rain suit jimrad Gear Talk 6 08-30-2011 10:39 AM
One piece suit - Your thoughts? Hebert General Discussion (Moto Related) 10 11-21-2010 01:54 PM
which 1 piece suit is better bigpat728 Gear Talk 4 02-18-2009 01:01 PM
Woohoo just got a two piece suit Intermission General Discussion (Moto Related) 28 06-19-2008 10:02 AM
1 piece suit help CBR600RR Safety Corner Main 43 05-27-2005 07:45 AM

Thread Tools


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:48 AM. is not responsible for the content posted by users.
Privacy Policy