2015 Holiday Gift Guide: A Little Something For Everyone And Every Budget
Powersports enthusiasts can be kind of difficult to shop for, they
either have everything they need or they have a very specific part
or accessory in mind that they want/need. If you know nothing about
motorcycles, ATVs, or
UTVs, trying to shop for parts for someone in particular can be
nearly be impossible unless you know the exact year, make, and
model of their vehicle. To make things a little easier we've
provided a list of some of our favorite items that are pretty
general in nature and have broken them down into several price
ranges to fit a variety of budgets.
Gifts Under $25
ODI V2 Jeff Emig Lock On MX Grips
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]If you have a dirt bike rider on your list chances are they
probably need a new set of dirt bike grips-at least if
not now, they will sometime in the near future and a set of these
ODI Lock On grips will become very useful. With their Lock On
design these grips will allow the rider to quickly and easily swap
grips without having to deal with messy glue or wire ties. The best
thing is you don't need to know the year, make, or model of their
dirt bike, all you need to know is if it's a 2 stroke or 4 stroke,
then you can pick amongst a wide range of colors such as
black/white, red/white, black/yellow, or even pink/white.
GoPro Curved and Flat Mounts Pack
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Pack" image="342-4217" imagesize="125" price="19.99"
]It seems everyone has a GoPro camera these days. From helmets to
fenders, roll bars, and gas tanks it's amazing the versatility and
the myriad places a GoPro camera can be mounted. This pack of three
curved and three flat adhesive mounts will give the GoPro user the
ability to add even more angles and different perspectives to their
video/photo capturing repertoire.
Thor Spectrum Women's Gloves
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]These Women's Thor Spectrum Gloves are perfect for ATV riders,
dirt bikers, and even UTV drivers. The gloves are lightweight,
fully breathable, and provide plenty of grip with their mesh and
Airprene construction. Full protection is delivered with
thermoplastic rubber over the knuckles and plenty of padding in the
Shift Racing Youth Enforcer Knee Guards
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Knee Guards" image="08083-001-041" imagesize="125" price="12.95"
]If you think you have a future Evel Knievel on your hands you can
help keep them protected with these Enforcer Knee Guards from Shift
Racing. The exterior features a high-impact plastic protection
system that will keep those vicious pegs from taking bites out of
the rider's legs. The two-piece knee and shin design allows for
full and easy movement, while ventilated foam padding and dual
elastic adjustment straps with hook and loop closures offer a
comfortable and secure fit.
PRP Seats Holy Moly Grab Handle
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Handle" image="098-H38" imagesize="125" price="20"
]If you've ever been a passenger in a UTV you know there's never
enough grab handles. Weather its rock crawling, speeding along off
camber dunes, or skipping across a set of whoops, having a place to
grab onto and securely white knuckle through the terrain can offer
a bit of stress relief. This grab handle from PRP Seats is great
because not only does it offer a great grip area, but with its
Velcro attachment system it can easily be installed on just about
any UTV roll cage up to 3" in diameter.
Gifts Under $50
American Kargo Tool Pack
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]Like a good Boy Scout it's best practice to always be prepared.
That means carrying along some basic tools whenever you wonder off
in the back country, desert, or two-wheeled road trip. This compact
tool bag (tools not included) from American Kargo is perfect for
any rider allowing them to put together their own carry along tool
kit. The tool bag features a full 270 degree main zipper, strong
dual-layer webbing for secure tool placement, and a large pocket.
Toss it into a storage compartment or secure it to your frame or
roll cage with the Velcro straps.
Tour Master Select Lid Pack
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image="03-8211-1305-00" imagesize="125" price="31.99"
]This helmet bag can come in very handy in those sketchy areas
where it's not really safe to leave a motorcycle helmet behind on
the motorcycle. It can also be useful for students who commute to
school on two wheels or motorcycle riders who travel a lot and need
to take their helmet with them. The bag has a messenger style strap
to make for easy hands free carrying with a large main compartment
big enough for most street helmets. The inside has a soft liner so
it won't scratch the helmet and there's also a pocket to carry an
extra face shield.
Fox Racing Main Goggles
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image="12364-902-OS" imagesize="125" price="34.95"
]If you're shopping for a dirt bike rider, ATV Rider, or UTV driver
a spare pair of goggles can always come in handy. There are plenty
of features packed into these Fox Racing Main Goggles such as a
lightweight thermoplastic polyurethane frame, 100-percent optically
pure Lexan lens with anti-fog treatment, and triple layer face foam
that provides sweat control and a breathable and comfortable
Slime Tire Compressor
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image="353-018116" imagesize="125" price="36.99" alignment="right"
]You could actually save someone's life by gifting them this mini
air compressor. Okay maybe it's not that drastic, but this little
puffer could really get someone out of jam if they end up with a
flat out in the middle of nowhere. It comes with a sturdy carrying
case which measures only 6"H x 6"W x 2 1/4"D and holds the
compressor along with several accessories like fuse alligator
clips, a lighter adapter, and a direct pre-wire lead. Best of all
the 8-foot main harness power cord will allow the user to get the
compressor to most tires on their vehicle.
Gifts Under $100
Fasthouse Air-Cooled Original Vented Jersey
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Vented Jersey" image="FH2009-4108" imagesize="125" price="65"
]A moto jersey is always great gift idea and Fasthouse is quickly
becoming the brand of choice amongst all the cool kids (literally).
The company's Air Cooled jersey features the front and sleeves made
out of Wicko, a high performance moisture management material to
help keep riders cool in extreme temps. The contrasting back,
sleeve panels, and body side panels feature a breathable mesh that
allows constant air flow for all day comfort.
Super Smart Battery Tender Plus
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Plus" image="321-2100" imagesize="125" price="49.97"
]A battery maintenance device is by far one of the most valuable
items you can give any motorsports enthusiast. The Super Smart
Battery Tender Plus will keep just about any motorcycle, ATV, UTV,
boat, car, or truck battery fully charged and ready to go at a
moment's notice. Just connect the Tender to a battery, plug the
Tender into a power outlet and you're done. Leave it for a day, a
week, or a season, you don't have to worry about overheating or
overcharging, the Battery Tender will automatically switch to Float
Mode when the battery is fully charged to keep the battery safe and
EVS Sports Slam Youth Combo Pack
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Pack" image="110-724190" imagesize="125" price="73"
]Let's face it, if your little ones are into dirt bikes or ATVs,
chances are they're going to push themselves beyond their limits
every once in a while and take a spill-it's all part of the
learning process. Made by one of the top names in protective gear,
the EVS Sports Slam Combo Pack is a great kit to help keep kids
protected and safe. The kit includes the essentials such as elbow
guards, knee/shin guards, and a RC2 Race Collar. Everything is
easily adjustable to fit most youth sizes.
Factory Effex Standard Trim Kit
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Kit" image="fx12-50510" imagesize="125" price="50"
]Believe it or not, but teenage and adult dirt bike riders can get
just as much enjoyment out of some new stickers as a young kid can.
The difference is, rather than placing the stickers all over your
refrigerator, the "elders" like to affix new stickers to their dirt
bikes. Factory Effex has a wide assortment of sticker kits for just
about all dirt bike makes and models. A sticker kit can help a
tired and beat up motorcycle look fresh and clean again.
Answer Racing Terra-X Roost Deflector
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Deflector" image="345-9888" imagesize="125" price="89.95"
]Chest protection is a must for dirt bike and ATV enthusiasts and
Answer Racing's Terra-X roost deflector is packed with cutting edge
innovation, useful features and superior adjustability all built
into one stylish, lightweight package. Designed as one size fits
most this roost deflector features flexible shoulder straps that
are fully adjustable, thermal plastic rubber pull tabs for easy
cinching when fitting to the body, quick snap on/off waist straps,
beveled air flow intakes for cooling, and a removable back plate to
add the rider's name and number.
PRP Seats Front Door Bag With Knee Pads
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