more like not abrasion resistant at all.Denim is not very abrasion resistant.
all about how you use your tools mate"Quick jaunt to a date?" You take out the Grom to impress the ladies???
Riding jeans are a great investment. If all goes well you should only have to buy one pair.
AS far as the style goes, I prefer riding jeans that have a motorcross look to them.
Something like this. (featured on NYfashioncity.com)
Not qite the best example of what I am thinking of but I think you get the point.