For over half a century, Kushitani has been providing top quality leather suits, gloves, boots and other motorcycle garments - made especially for the motorcyclist. A Hamamatsu Japan-born company, which has extensive history with the motorycling community. "Creating the safety world" for motorcycle riders is the mission of Kushitani. Keeping the style of creating the products based on our riders feedback, from the riders point of view and reflecting users' opinions leads us to produce the best possible products for motorcyclists. We keep our style simple, with detail being the most important thing.
1947: Opens small leather products shop in Hamamatsu
1953: Start to make motorcycle products by requests from Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki and Kawasaki riders.
1968: Start selling the motorcycle products.
1971: Establish Kushitani limited company.
1977: Expand Kushitani brand throughout Japan
1981: Opens KRC warehouse
1982: Start Kushitani Co.,Ltd.
1986: Head office/factory opens in Hamamatsu
1991: Kushitani’s icon products “X pattern” leather suit introduced
1996: “ZYLON” leather suit introduced
1999: Established US Kushitani in Torrance CA UA
2003: Opens first US retail location in Marina Del Rey, CA
2014: Opens first UK factory-affiliated retailer, Kushitani UK
Over 40 years of experience, techniques and know-how, which has been cultivated with feedback from some of the best riders in the world, and it’s reflected in Kushitani's products. Designs, cuts and sewing are done with the consideration to the nature of the leather and cloth. All of our goods are created and produced by the best craftsmen using the top quality machinery. The professionals at Kushitani judge the characteristics of the natural leather to provide you with the best hand made products.