The late 1940s and into the ‘60s are considered the Golden Age of motorcycling.
During this period, the boots of choice were patterned after
those worn by Grand Prix motorcycle
racers such as Mike Hailwood, John
Surtees, Jeff Duke, and Giacomo Agostini.
We call our boot the “Classic” in honor of that period.
This style was also the boot of choice for Cafe Racers (they still are today).
Gasolina Classics are a celebration of these wonderful boots,
integrating the best features of that exciting era in a single
Constructed of high quality top grain 1.8 - 2mm outer leather.
Completely lined in glove-soft leather.
Vat dyed so the color permeates the leather, resisting scuffs and wear.
Our boots have a
soft leather flap that runs the entire length of the zipper, blocking
wind and protecting your socks, pants, and skin.
Made in small batches, with great attention to detail, no assembly line - they are assembled by hand in our small mountain town.
rubber soles for excellent grip and durability when riding. Springy and
limber, not spongy like synthetic foam. Comfortable for walking - if you
break down you'll be glad you wore Gasolinas!
Measures 15" - 38cm from the ground up.
They are available in US men's sizes 5-14, in narrow (B), medium (D), and (E) wide widths. We can make sizes 6 - 13 in EE widths.
vary with different manufacturers we ask our customers to email us
three simple measurements, in addition to the size you wear most often. Also, let us know if you will be wearing leathers or jeans tucked into your boots, or if you would prefer a slim fit for wearing underneath jeans.
Click here to download our measuring instructions.
The foot length and width measurements are helpful for us, but the most imporant detail is to know the size you normally wear. If you are in doubt get a hold of a Brannock device, the metal measuring gizmo at most shoe stores. We have one here and we calibrate our sizes to it!
All our boots take about 3 weeks to manufacture. If you need them in a hurry please contact us before ordering - we may have your size in stock already.