The 10 Best Motorcycle Airbag Vests

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We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Riding a motorcycle can be a dangerous pastime, and that's equally true on private tracks as it is on public roads. To help safeguard your body against injuries, it'd be wise to invest in one of these airbag vests. They aren't a free pass to ride recklessly, by any means, and you should always use them in conjunction with abundant caution and other safety gear, especially a high-quality helmet. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best motorcycle airbag vest on Amazon.

10. TCMT Airnest

9. Hit-Air RS-1 Racing Inflatable

8. Hit-Air Children's SKV

7. Hit-Air High Visibility MLV-P

6. Hit-Air Inflatable MLV-C

5. Helite Unisex-Adult Turtle

4. Hit-Air EU6 Ultimate

3. Helite Unisex-Adult Free Air Vented

2. Hit-Air MLV-YC Neon Reflective

1. Hit Air Motorrad-2 Mesh

Editor's Notes

November 29, 2018: This category is pretty cleanly divided between airbag systems shaped like vests that sit on top of jackets and those that are installed in jackets themselves. Both warranted a place on our list, and the jacket models by Hit Air proved particularly effective and protective.


Daniel Imperiale
Last updated on December 03, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel Imperiale holds a bachelor’s degree in writing, and proudly fled his graduate program in poetry to pursue a quiet life at a remote Alaskan fishery. After returning to the contiguous states, he took up a position as an editor and photographer of the prestigious geek culture magazine “Unwinnable” before turning his attention to the field of health and wellness. In recent years, he has worked extensively in film and music production, making him something of a know-it-all when it comes to camera equipment, musical instruments, recording devices, and other audio-visual hardware. Daniel’s recent obsessions include horology (making him a pro when it comes to all things timekeeping) and Uranium mining and enrichment (which hasn’t proven useful just yet).


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