Check Out Alpinestars New Product Highlights for Spring ’09 launch

Product Name –       Summer Tech Performance Underwear

Category –        Technical underwear

Description –       Alpinestars’ Summer Tech Performance underwear forms an effective base layer keeping you cool and comfortable under your suit during warm weather riding. Featuring a unique new tubular construction method to minimize the amount of joints to the garment and new material technology – base layers are ever more effective.



Comfortable new moisture wicking material. Seamless construction throughout main body and arms for ultimate comfort and removal of seam pressure points. Arm to body connection is the only seam joint on the garment and the joint features a flat seam stitching technique from Alpinestars auto racing program. This construction is achieved through a new hi-tech web production system to allow the tubular body and arm section to be built with no joints, allowing minimal seam stitching for ultimate comfort and performance. Long sleeve top and 3-panel bottom. New Dryarn® material is highly effective in its ability to transfer moisture away from the skin and is 60% lighter than cotton, the material is also hypoallergenic, antistatic and very stable.

Muscle supporting compression fit helps support the riders muscles and reduces fatigue. Ergonomic flat lock seams. The underwear is designed to provide a tight, adaptable fit. Moisture wicking technology ensures ultimate comfort is maintained as well as a constant body temperature.

Printed Astar logo on the front with ‘Alpinestars’ print logo on the back. The shorts and pant all feature a male pant opening. Available from the Summer Tech Performance range are a long sleeve and short sleeve shirt as well as a tank top. In the pant selection, there is the choice of a pair of long pants or sports boxers. Dryarn provides a extremely size stable product, meaning that even after repeated washing the product will remain the same size. The product is also treated with a fire retardant substance during construction, the product will self extinguish above 200 degrees centigrade to protect against abrasion induced friction burns.

Colors – Black
Long Sleeve Sizes – XS – XXL   Suggested retail price – $99.95
Long Pant Sizes – XS – XXL   Suggested retail price – $59.95
Short Sleeve Sizes – XS – XXL   Suggested retail price – $89.95
Short Boxer Sizes – XS – XXL   Suggested retail price – $39.95
Tank Top Sizes – XS – XXL   Suggested retail price – $69.95

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Product Name –        Stella Tech 3 Boot

Category –        Off-Road Footwear

Description –       Ladies specific version of the hugely popular Alpinestars Tech 3 Motocross boot. Benefitting from the technology developed in the high specification Tech 10 and Tech 7, the Tech 3 combines strong protection performance with comfort and high quality components to give unobtrusive riding feel and durability.


Specifically designed for women
Lower overall height to suit women. Calf circumference is designed to suit the shape of a woman’s lower leg. Ankle padding specifically designed to follow the more aggressive tapering of women’s ankles.

High quality external/internal construction
Durable full-grain leather upper with new poly fabric lining and open cell foam. The inner, medial, side of the boot is specifically designed for control and features a thick and wide stamped suede upper panel and PU protective lower section designed for excellent contact and grip against the bike whilst guarding against heat.

Patented ankle brace protector. PU protectors on the shin, side and toe box area, calf, heel and outer ankle for a high level of impact and abrasion resistance and to absorb shocks.

Fit and flexibility
Anatomically designed footbed is raised at the heel to move the foot upwards for optimal fit around the ankle and calf. Inside protector specifically designed to provide greater flexibility in the metatarsal area, assisting back and forth flexibility. Three stage, softer, instep/ankle flex zone for maximum comfort, control and support.

High performance sole
Exclusive dual compound rubber sole provides improved grip and superior durability in high wear areas. Sole features a contoured stamped steel shank.

Advanced closure system
New closure structure features three, low profile aluminium buckles with memory, self-alignment, micro adjustments and a quick release/locking system. Top and bottom reverse closure design provides superior impact avoidance and optimal fit.

Colors: White/Black, White/Violet and Black
Sizes: 6 to 10 US (37 to 42 EUR)
Suggested retail price: $199.95

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Product Name –        Bionic 2 Protection Jacket

Category –              Protection

Description –             Updated back protector further improves this advanced protection jacket, providing excellent safety, support and flexibility for motocross and other extreme sports.



Technical stretch net construction. Stretch Cordura reinforcement on the back.

CE certified GP elbow and shoulder protectors. Ventilated, molded PU and PE chest guard and removable, new, Bionic Race Back Protector with the highest level of CE Certification possible (level 2). Alpinestars exclusive DFD Technology means this protector is reduced in thickness and in weight: 15mm thinner and 130g lighter than previous technology and yet achieves CE Level 2 protection (CE Level 2 Impact performance (under 9kN transmitted force) in accordance with EN 1621-2). This means the protector offers double the impact performance of a CE Level 1 protector and an ergonomic 5 plate construction contours to follow the natural curve of the back with plates which lock to lessen overextension of the back which is critical in certain accident situations.

Comfort and fit
Adjustable arms and shoulders for a perfect fit. Adjustable dual waist with Kidney support closure straps. Semi-auto locking YKK front zipper.


Colors – Black/Red, Black/White
Sizes – S – XXL
Suggested retail price – $229.95

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Product Name:      Shibuya Canvas Shoe

Category:           Easy Touring/Riding Shoes

  Description:       From the designers who brought you the Nero Collection, and taking its name from Tokyo’s iconic and world renowned fashion district, this exciting range of footwear offers a modern, casual look, while offering superior levels of protection and abrasion resistance. The robust canvas construction on this Shibuya shoe offers a really clean, contemporary finish which is lightweight and supremely comfortable.


Optimum Comfort
Constructed from a lightweight, reinforced canvas construction, the shoe has been optimized to provide the ultimate in comfort, style and fit. Whilst protection is present, it is very unobtrusive, providing the rider with a dual function shoe with superior levels of comfort whether riding the bike or walking around town.

All-Round Protection
The Shibuya shoe comes equipped with dual density ankle protection combined with internal toe and heel protectors providing unparalleled safety, essential for urban riding.

Nero Styling
Designed by the team responsible for the Nero range of footwear, this shoe manages to merge two disciplines, offering an urban look for the rider who is looking for a comfortable, protective shoe that won’t look out of place on the street. Whilst maintaining Alpinestars exemplary safety standards the designers worked hard on designing a streamlined, contemporary look, with clean lines and an urban look making the perfect dual purpose shoe.

Security and Fit
The boot is secured through a triple strap Velcro® closure system, which provides freedom of adjustment whilst maintaining a comfortable fit. The EVA sole is designed specifically to provide superior shock absorption and impact protection whilst giving advanced levels of grip

Colors – Black, White
Sizes – 6 – 14
Suggested retail price – $139.95

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