If you’re a motorcycle junkie who loves hitting the road, why not treat yourself to a fun and practical piece of motorbike tech? We’ve rounded up the best wearable, functional and thrilling motorcycle gadgets around for a safe and exciting ride.
Whether you’re looking to increase your motorcycle security with a new disc lock alarm; protect your hands with a pair of snazzy leather gloves; or catch a particularly stunning route on camera, we’ve got your covered.
For more two-wheeled tech, here is our list of the best bike gadgets for 2021.
Best motorcycle gadgets for 2021
GoPros are ideal for mounting to a range of objects, or body parts, and capturing fast-paced pictures and videos on the move, so it’s no surprise they’re a desirable motorcycle gadget. This waterproof model promises smooth footage and responsive touch controls thanks to the new GP2 processor. There’s also a new water-shedding hydrophobic lens cover which prevents unwanted moisture from ruining your shots.
You can capture impressive image quality in low light conditions, so you can shoot striking sunsets on an evening adventure. Hailed as the most powerful GoPro to hit the market, this motorcycle gadget allows you to straighten your images thanks to the horizon levelling technology, which works well for a bumpy, high-speed motorcycle ride. If you want to play around and have some fun with your shots, you can make use of the slow-mo and time warp features.
Looking for more camera tech? Take a look at our list of the best photography gadgets.
Garmin ZUMO 595LM
A trusty sat-nav GPS system specifically for your motorbike, this convenient tool is sure to help you find your way. It’s a top choice if you’re on holiday, riding through a number of countries as it has a detailed European map. Loved ones at home can even track your route if they fancy!
If you’re feeling up to it, you can source curvy and hilly routes by using the Garmin Adventurous feature. It also helps improve your road safety as it alerts you to sharp curves and railway crossings. The glove-friendly, five-inch screen is weather resistant and sunlight-readable, so it’ll get you home, rain, hail or shine.