Last updated: September 19th, 2023
AAA: Max Protection
For motorcycle clothing, safety isn't a luxury; it's an absolute necessity. Whether you're a seasoned rider or new to two-wheels, the right gear is key. In this article, we delve into what AAA certification is, and why it's the best motorcycle clothing.
Among the myriad of motorcycle clothing options available, AAA certification stands as a hallmark of excellence and a guarantee of superior quality that far surpasses other apparel in the market. Below, we take a look at why we believe it's worth the investment.
Understanding AAA Certification
AAA certification isn't just a label; it's a symbol of meticulous testing, quality assurance, and unwavering commitment to rider safety. When a piece of motorcycle clothing is awarded AAA certification, it signifies that it has met and often exceeded rigorous standards set by industry experts and organisations. These standards encompass various aspects, including material quality, impact protection, abrasion resistance, and ergonomic design.
1. Unparalleled Safety
At the core of AAA-certified motorcycle clothing lies a profound dedication to rider safety. These garments undergo exhaustive testing to ensure they can withstand the harshest conditions and provide maximum protection in case of an accident. From reinforced impact zones to armour placement, every detail is meticulously designed to minimise injury risk.
2. Quality Materials
AAA-certified motorcycle clothing is crafted from the finest materials available. High-quality textiles, leather, and advanced synthetics are used to ensure durability, longevity, and performance. These materials are often combined with innovative features like Gore-Tex for waterproofing and breathable membranes for comfort.
3. Innovative Design
Superior ergonomics and rider comfort are non-negotiable when it comes to AAA-certified gear. These garments are designed to provide an exceptional fit, freedom of movement, and ventilation. Every seam, zipper, and closure is strategically placed to maximise both safety and comfort during your ride.
4. Abrasion Resistance
One of the critical aspects of motorcycle clothing is its ability to withstand abrasion. AAA-certified gear is put through rigorous abrasion tests to ensure it can endure the sliding forces of a crash without tearing apart. This is a level of protection that far surpasses typical apparel.
5. Versatility and Performance
AAA-certified gear isn't just about protection; it's also about performance. Whether you're a cruiser, a sports bike enthusiast, or an adventure rider, you'll find AAA-certified options tailored to your specific needs. These garments are designed to enhance your riding experience, offering the perfect blend of style, safety, and functionality.
6. Rigorous Testing
AAA-certification involves thorough testing, often exceeding industry standards. These tests evaluate the gear's ability to withstand impacts, abrasion, and weather conditions. This level of scrutiny ensures that AAA-certified motorcycle clothing consistently outperforms non-certified alternatives.
7. Peace of Mind
Perhaps the most compelling reason to choose AAA-certified motorcycle clothing is the peace of mind it brings. When you gear up with these certified garments, you can trust that you're equipped with the best protection available, allowing you to focus on the joy of riding without worrying about your safety.
RST AAA-rated PRODUCTS
We have many items in our range that meet the AAA-certification, including suits, jackets and jeans. Below are some key products, but be sure to check out the full-list at the end of the article.
S-1 Leather Jacket
The best of the S1 CE Men’s Leather Race Suit, but in a jacket option. Offering practicality with waist adjusters and neoprene comfort cuffs. Finished with shoulder sliders and a 360 degree zip to combine with the S1 CE Men’s Leather Jean makes this the perfect two piece.
V4.1 Leather Suit
V4.1 Evo is a top of the range full Factory race suit identical to that used by RST’s pros around the world. Constructed with a 60/40 split of the highest quality Kangaroo and Grade A Cowhide and reinforced with Kevlar® protection, the V4.1 Evo offers you the ultimate in comfort and protection. The V4.1 Evo is a more advanced suit than the previous V4.1 as the suit has been upgraded with additional external protection.
RST X KEVLAR® TECH PRO CE MENS TEXTILE JEAN
The RST x Kevlar® Tech Pro Textile Jean is one of the most technically advanced riding jeans on the market- it may look casual, but it is packed with protection technology. The RST x Kevlar® Tech Pro Textile Jean has a CE rating of AAA, offering the highest level of protection. Made from heavy duty Cordura® denim, reinforced with Kevlar®, the jeans come with CE Level 2 knee and hip armour. Added to this are the stretch panels in the knee and seat area, along with the triple stitched nylon threading throughout.
In conclusion, AAA certification sets motorcycle clothing in a league of its own. It represents a commitment to excellence, safety, and quality that far surpasses other options on the market. When you choose AAA-certified gear, you're not just investing in clothing; you're investing in your safety and your riding experience. So, the next time you gear up for your motorcycle adventure, consider the superior protection and peace of mind that only AAA-certified clothing can provide. Your safety and comfort on the road are worth it.
Full list of AAA-certified products