Alpinestars has released a new Limited Edition Maverick Vinales Supertech R boot ahead of the first European stop of the 2017 MotoGP Championship in Jerez, Spain.
The Limited Edition ‘Mach 1’ Supertech R, which Maverick will wear for his home GP, is a Supertech R in a limited edition colorscheme (grey, red, and black).
The Supertech R features performance innovations, including a redesigned compound rubber sole, an ergonomically profiled shin plate and a redesigned front flex area.
SUPERTECH R CONSTRUCTION • Technical microfiber upper construction offering superb levels of flexibility. • Microfiber main shell offers high levels of water-resistance, durability, and improved weight-savings. • Material ensures consistent fit for long term usage and is easy to maintain and clean. • Redesigned front flex area is constructed from over-injected TPU over inject on breathable mesh with shaped reliefs for improve abrasion resistance and natural forward and back movements. • Top gaiter follows leg contour and is made of flexible high-grade synthetic leather reinforced with PU. • Lightweight rubber compound sole offers excellent grip and feel and allows for natural flex as the rider changes position and pressure on the foot-peg. PROTECTION • Newly designed external TPU shin protection is ergonomically shaped and wraps around to outer calf and is engineered to spread and dissipate impact energy across the entire surface while remaining compact. • Integrated replaceable co-injected TPU/Aluminum toe slider features new easy screw fixing concept provides feel and protects the outer toe box structure from abrasion. • Replaceable polymer heel plate slider protects from impact and reduces friction in the event of a crash. • Supertech R boot is CE certified to EN 13634:2010.