Harley-Davidson Essex Motorcycle JacketThe new men’s Essex Functional Jacket (P/N: 97402-14VM, starting at $175) from Harley-Davidson MotorClothes bypasses the frills to deliver key riding features at a great value.With 600 denier polyester construction, the jacket features a mesh lining with padding on the shoulders and elbows. Underarm zipper vents offer custom control of airflow, while pockets at the elbows and shoulders accept accessory body armor for additional protection.Seven zippered pockets, including an MP3 player pocket with headphone tab, provide ample storage options. And 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material piping delivers enhanced reflectivity in low light conditions. Available in S – 5XL and Tall sizes.The Harley-Davidson Essex Functional Jacket is available online and at most Harley-Davidson dealerships.
This week we ride two genre-departing motorcycles from the established American manufacturers. Jess McKinley gives us his thoughts on the all new Harley-Davidson Pan America Special, and Ron Lieback gives his on Indian’s latest version of the FTR 1200 S.