10 Great Motorcycle Gifts Under $100

Thrill a biker without breaking the bank!

If our list of 10 Great Motorcycle Gifts Under $25 was a little low-priced for your tastes, here's a list of two-wheel themed presents of a slightly more generous nature.

As follows is our list of 10 Great Motorcycle Gifts Under $100, an eclectic collection of goods sure to satisfy all sorts of riding enthusiasts.

If you've ever dreamed of housing a fantasy collection of bikes within the perfect architectural space, this will capture your imagination.

Author and photographer Lee Klancher showcase the garages and bikes of famous motorcycle impresarios like Jay Leno and Roger Goldammer, not to mention the collections of lesser known but equally intriguing personalities. This coffee table book is sure to inspire lust among any moto enthusiast with a pulse.

AMA
The American Motorcyclist Association. Logo © AMA

Membership in the American Motorcyclist Association not only helps fund lobbying for motorcyclist rights, it also includes free roadside service which can be a lifesaver if you're ever stranded on the road.

And if you're still on the fence, consider that AMA membership includes a subscription to their monthly American Motorcyclist magazine; win-win all around! More »

Ducati Story DVD
Photo © Ducati

We've seen plenty of great Ducati DVDs (including this one), but "Ducati - The Story" is the first one that's officially sponsored by the manufacturer.

Using rare footage, photos, and interviews that span from the company's birth in 1926 to the 2007 MotoGP World Championship, this DVD promises to entertain any and all dedicated Ducatisti. More »

There are plenty of points to ponder when you store a motorcycle for long periods of time, and one easy way to avoid hassle down the line is to trickle charge the battery.

Battery Tender Jr. is a reasonably priced way to give the gift of voltage and ensure that a bike will fire right up when it's time to ride again.

The top-tier world of Grand Prix motorcycle racing has been documented ad nausea, but this coffee table book by longtime Cycle World journalist Kevin Cameron offers an official technical history that's been officially licensed by MotoGP.

With excellent illustrations, curious historical details, and astute analysis, this book covers every GP bike from the 1949 AJS "Porcupine" E90 to Valentino Rossi's 2008 Yamaha YZR M1. A must-read for any MotoGP fan.

Motorcycle tire repair kit
Motorcycle tire repair kit. Photo © Aerostich

If you've ever been stuck with a flat tire, you're well aware that options are often sparse when it comes to getting back on the road in a hurry.

If you plan on any amount of long distance riding, you'll want to pack a tire repair pack in your emergency kit. This particular example from Aerostich includes everything you'll need to fix tubed or tubeless tires, including CO2 cartridges, rubber cement, and patches. Don't leave home without it! More »

07
of 10

The Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Archive Collection by Randy Leffingwell - $60.00

Harley Davidson Archive
Photo © MBI

This 408-page book was released in 2008, but it's still the definitive guide to the most important bikes in Harley-Davidson's vast archives. Featuring everything from the serial number one bike built in 1903 to more modern offerings, this compendium's beautiful studio photographs, and detailed histories should keep Harley enthusiasts entertained for hours.

Staying hydrated is crucial during warm weather rides, especially when you're on the road for long stretches of time. Camelbak makes a variety of bladder-equipped backpacks with built-in drinking tubes, and their Blowfish model holds up to 100 ounces (3 liters) or liquid, with an expandable cargo section that's perfect for​ emergency kits.

Shift Racing
Shift's kevlar-reinforced torque street jeans. Photo © Shift

Armored pants offer ultimate lower body protection in the event of a spill. But for those who insist on wearing denim jeans when they ride, SHIFT's Kevlar-reinforced Torque jeans are the next best thing, with a loose fit that accommodates knee guards for riders interested in upping their protection.

This five-pocket jean feature 13-ounce denim and Kevlar-reinforced saddle and knee/shin panels are covered in third layers of cotton poplin for comfort. A slightly longer inseam offers extra coverage by shielding ankles from engine parts. More »

Go Pro Video Camera
GoPro's video camera. Photo © GoPro

GoPro's higher-priced models receive a lot of attention from riders due to their high-definition capabilities, but this standard-def SD Hero 170 packs a lot of bang for the buck.

Capable of shooting 54 minutes of video with sound, this waterproof model can also shoot 5-megabyte pictures at 2 or 5-second intervals and boasts a 170-degree field of view. Record time can be quadrupled with a firmware update, and extra goodies include miscellaneous mounting bits. More »