Gear Pick: REV’IT Sand 2 Jacket and Pants

In the market for a new ADV jacket and pants combo? Look no further than the REV’IT Sand 2 jacket and pants. With an updated design for 2013, the Sand 2 Jacket is a three-layer design that is lightweight, long-lasting and chock full of innovation. Worth noting are the integrated CE certified shoulder and elbow armor, detachable waterproof liner and a zipper connection that allows you to attach the jacket to the Storm 2 pants. Speaking of the pants, they feature the same three-layer construction as the Storm 2 jacket; CE armor in the knees, EVA foam at the hips and a detachable thermal liner.

REV’IT Sand 2 Jacket
REV’IT Sand 2 Jacket

Price: $489.99 - $499.99 for the jacket and $329.99 for the pants.

Why We Like Them: Multi-functionality and compatibility. Both the jacket and pants are great on their own. Their three-layer build allows you to adjust for various conditions and the built-in armor ensures safety. The jacket is even Leatt and Meveo neck brace compatible. If you are looking for a great ADV jacket and pants the Sand 2 is as good as it gets.

REV’IT Sand 2 Pants
REV’IT Sand 2 Pants

Less Expensive Competitor: The Alpinestars Andes Drystar Jacket and pants is a lower-spec jacket and pants combo. Coming in at $249.95 for the jacket and $229.95 for the pants, the Andes Drystars are great for all-around riding and are adventure capable.

You Should Also Check Out: At $497.00 for the jacket and $327.00 for the pants, the Aerostich DarienLight series is a great alternative.

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