The Tech 8 RS continues the legacy of continuous development and improvement started in the mid-1990s, and combines premium materials and innovative design for a boot with unrivalled levels of safety and performance. A breathable inner ankle sleeve and classleading closure system enhances comfort and fit when riding the toughest tracks, while Alpinestars dual density sole is further developed for durability and is easily replaceable.
Main New Features
RS Rear Stabilizer: New Reinforced lateral flex zone above outward facing ankle helps prevent torsion.
Upper constructed from a combination of full grain leather and innovative and light microfiber that is flexible and abrasion resistant.
Alpinestars exclusive high grip, dual density rubber outsole includes new footpeg area which is reinforced with hard polymer compound for durability and comfort.
Increased midsole thickness
Protection and performance
Extended, internal protection plates constructed from injected polymer to guard the ankle and lower foot as well as the toe‐box area.
Comfort and durability
New Full‐length, sculpted rubber panel on the inner side of the boot gives superb grip against the bike and is insulated with aluminum foil for improved heat resistance.