Alpinestars 2016 Collection Preview

New Motorcycle Suits from Alpinestars

The entire line of new or updated motorcycle gear apparel for 2016 from Alpinestars that will be available to consumers includes numerous items, which you’ll be able to see on Chaparral Motorsports website Until then, here’s some highlights from the Alpinestars 2016 collection press introduction held at the company’s U.S. headquarters. New and updated performance […]

BMW Motorrad And Alpinestars Announce Collaboration On Airbag System Jacket

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Typically, MotoGP racers are first in line to test out any new airbag suits to increase rider safety on the track. One of the most intuitive designs to come out in the last decade is specialized integrated airbag suits built-in to racing jackets. In fact, this motorcycle gear is built to be lightweight while riding around a […]

10 Holiday Gifts Under $25 for Motorsports Enthusiasts


So you’ve made it through Black Friday and hopefully you treated yourself to some awesome early Christmas presents. Now it’s time to start thinking about all those other people you should buy gifts for. If your boyfriend, girlfriend, dad, sister, or BFF is into motorsports then you are in luck, we’ve put together a great […]

Alpinestars Releases Tech-Air Street Motorcycle Jacket

Alpinestars Tech-Air Airbag Vest - Filled

With the 2014 EICMA event in Milan showcasing the latest new motorcycles that will hit the market in 2015, Alpinestars announced its innovative Tech-Air Street personal airbag system that could save rider’s lives, FOX News reported. The latest innovation is a condensed, personal airbag that is made for riders both on the road and off. […]

Alpinestars SMX-2 Air Carbon Is The Ideal Motorcycle Glove

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Every serious motorcycle rider needs a good set of gloves, and nothing can beat the Alpinestars SMX-2 Air Carbon Vented Leather/Textile Gloves. Gloves will keep a rider’s hand safe in the event of an accident, much less ensure their hands don’t slip off the handlebars on a wet day. While many consider a helmet and jacket […]

Alpinestars A-Line Long Sleeve Jersey Means Comfort

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When heading out on a long bicycle ride, it’s essential to have the right bicycle gear. Everything from the right shoes to suntan lotion can make a difference, so riders will need to ensure they are prepared. And as staying cool and comfortable is important during a ride, it’s critical to have a quality jersey. The […]

Alpinestars Spartan Vented Textile Gloves Are Anything But Sparse

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There are a number of critical pieces of motorcycle gear a rider should never go without. Helmets and jackets are likely the first things that come to mind, but what about gloves? Motorcycle gloves are undoubtedly one of the most important accessories for a rider. They are the helmet of the hands, keeping a rider safe in […]

Summertime Motorcycling Gear: 10 Ways to Beat the Heat

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What’s the best thing about summer? Summer vacations and more hours of daylight so you can spend more time on your motorcycle. What’s the worst thing about summer? The scorching heat. If the last few weeks of record spring temperatures are any indication of what our summer weather is going to be like, we are […]

Couples Therapy: Motorcycle Riding Gear that Goes Together


They say that the couple that rides together stays together. While we’re not licensed couples therapists we’d say that motorcycle riding can help bring a couple together. No matter if you each ride your own bike or you double up on the same motorcycle, just getting out on the open road together can help relieve […]

Alpinestars Fluid Pro Knee Brace Offers Safety, Security And Flexibility

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Motocross riders are used to putting their bodies on the line for the love of the sport. However, that doesn’t mean there isn’t a number of steps that can be taken to improve overall personal safety. This goes beyond investing in the right helmet and dirt bike apparel. While those are certainly important, sometimes it’s […]