The Alpinestars Tech 1-Z race shoe benefits from
lightweight kangaroo leather construction which provides high comfort levels and
abrasion resistance. Perforated zones allow for breathability and the tongue has
padding made from double layer Carbon-X felt for an improved fit and less
weight. Nitrile rubber used in the collar padding further increases comfort.
Alpinestars exclusive Kevlar quick lace system provides a fast, precision
adjustment coupled with an adjustable Velcro strap for a secure fit. Internally
the boot features tubular Nomex® lining for excellent heat resistance, weight
saving and reduced seams.
The Alpinestars TECH 1-Z shoe features a multi-compound foot counter and
ergonomic polypropylene heel counter provide support, protection and stability
whilst an integrated fireproof PU heel improves comfort The heel also benefits
from micro porous padding, as does the insole. This, coupled with a lightweight
rubber sole which has a special textured grip offer superb grip and feel.
Printed logos are used to reduce the weight and give a modern look to the boot.
Most notably the Aplinestars TECH 1-Z shoe incorporates an innovative new
closure system comprises of a DuPont™ Kevlar® speed top lacing system integrated
with an exclusive Alpinestars developed and proprietary wire closure system,
which strategically envelopes the foot for optimal support and structure.
Constructed using high-tensile fibers the wire system fits precisely and
securely around the foot when closed, providing superb levels of comfort and
performance fit, regardless of the driving position. Standard laces are included
in the box for those who prefer the more traditional lacing system.
- Main upper constructed from superbly supple
lightweight kangaroo leather,
- Alpinestars’ one-piece foot and heel counter
features multi-compound construction and ergonomic polypropylene heel
- Lightweight micro-porous padding around the
heel and foot bed,
- All graphic elements are printed for
- Alpinestars’ exclusive thin rubber compound
- Extended perforation zones on lateral and
medial sides, tongue, collar, heel, toe and tongue,
- Closure system with adjustable Velcro® strap,
- Nomex® tubular lining construction for
excellent heat-resistance, weight-saving and reduced seams,
- Low-cut collar in heel to allow for greater
Achilles heel comfort,
- Collar padding constructed from Nitrile
- Tongue padding made in double layer CarbonX®
- FIA 8856-2000 Approved.