Alpinestars have a bit of a name for themselves in the wonderful world of motorcycling, providing top products that are used at the very height of racing for the great protective qualities on offer.
Below are seven favourite A-Stars product picks currently available on the MCN Shop. Which would you buy? Let us know on MCN's Facebook, Twitter or Instagram page.
Alpinestars GP Plus V2 1 Piece Suit — £899.99
This pre-curved suit is constructed with 1.3mm premium leather and comes with pre-curved sleeves and legs. It comes fitted with a CE level 1 back protector fitted and CE-certified GP-R shoulder, elbow and knee armour too. Other features include a pocket to fit an optional chest protector, internal padding and a handy waterproof phone pocket.
Alpinestars Atem leather jacket — £522.49
The Atem jacket features technology that’s derived from the MotoGP and World Superbike protective clothing and has been fully CE certified. It’s made from 1.3mm premium-grade leather with reinforced impact zones.
Alpinestars Track leather trousers — £379.99
These leather trousers will go well with the Atem jacket if you’re after a two-piece suit and will zip to the jacket to provide good protection. They come with a multiple-stitched main seam to provide good tear resistance and have ergonomically placed panels for added flexibility that have been reinforced with DuPont Kevlar. Added protection comes from CE certified GP protectors.
Alpinestars Valparaiso 2 Drystar textile jacket — £332.49 and trousers — £218.49
For the adventurers out there is the Valparaiso 2 jacket and trousers. It comes with a breathable and waterproof membrane and also comes with a thermal liner for 4-season versatility. Protection comes from CE-certified knee, elbow and shoulder protection and there are also additional pockets that will accept a back and chest protector too.
Alpinestars T-Jaws waterproof textile jacket — £189.99
For the more budget-orientated rider there’s the T-Jaws jacket. It comes with a removable thermal liner and is waterproof making it a decent option for those who ride in all seasons. CE-certified armour comes at the shoulders and elbow and the jacket is ready to accept an optional back protector too.
Alpinestars Copper denim Kevlar jeans — £161.49
When you’re after something a bit more casual but you still want good protection then these Kevlar jeans provide a viable option. They feature DuPont Kevlar reinforcement in the seat, hip and knee and also come with CE-certified knee protection.
Alpinestars Stella Jaws leather jacket — £379.99
This leather jacket is constructed with 1.2-1.4mm leather and comes with a removable thermal liner. There’s CE-certified bio armour at the shoulders and elbows and the option to fit chest and back protection.