Alpinestars Fall 2008 products

CR leather suit styled after Jake Zemke’s racing suit

By Motorcycle.Com Staff, Sep. 10, 2008
Safety gear manufacturer Alpinestars has introduced its fall line-up of new products.

For the track day rider, Alpinestars offers the CR leather suit. Influnced by the newly crowned AMA Formula Xtreme Champion Jake Zemke’s racing suit, the CR suit features 1.2-1.4 mm full-grain leather for abrasion resistance and removable CE-certified GP protectors. The CR leather suit is available in black, black and red or black and blue for $699.95.

For foot protection, Alpinestars introduces the S-MX 5 boot. Constructed of durable micro-fiber and double-injected polyurethane, Alpinestars says the CE-The CR leather suit is influenced by Formula Xtreme Champion Jake Zemke.certified S-MX 5 provides a high level of flexibility and protection from impact with minimal abrasion. The S-MX 5 boots retail for $219.95.

Alpinestars also introduces the new Vector leather jacket designed for sportbike riding. The Vector jacket features MotoGP-influenced S-MX shoulder cup protectors and removeable CE-certified GP protectors. A waist connection zipper can be used to attach the Vector to selected Alpinestars pants. The Vector leather jacket retails for $499.95.

For urban commuting, Alpinestars offers the Royal Drystar jacket. The jacket is constructed of a nylon outer shell with a polyurethane back and Alpinestars’ waterproof Drystar internal lining. The Royal Drystar jacket retails for $249.95.

For women riders, Alpinestars presents the Stella Tyla riding glove. Designed for female hands, the Stella Tyla is made of full-grain cow hide and goat skin. Shaped finger profiles are designed to reduce control effort while the full length offers wrist protection. The Stella Tyla glove is available in black, white and cream for $69.95.

Also available from Alpinestars is the Bionic Neck Support. Made of a light-weight carbon composite frame, the Bionic Neck Support redirects pressure to reduce the risk of compression. The Bionic Neck Support retails for $675.95.

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