Incorporating Alpinestars exclusive DRYSTAR® PERFORMANCE technology for excellent levels of sensitivity on the bike’s controls, the Santiago is 100% waterproof and features a hard knuckle protector to ramp up the protective features on this superb all weather riding glove. Constructed using Alpinestars’ DRYSTAR® PERFORMANCE material technology, which incorporates a sealed and bonded triple layer construction to offer: Reduced material chassis which promotes high levels of comfort, tactility and sensitivity on the bike’s controls. High levels of durability and interior material integrity. Excellent windproofing performance. Glove incorporates Alpinestars’ exclusive 100 per cent waterproof and breathable DRYSTAR® membrane. Constructed from durable Clarino palm and thumb for excellent levels of durability and abrasion-resistance. Synthetic suede reinforcement on palm and outer hand provide abrasion resistance in key impact zones. Over-molded, advanced polymer knuckle protection provides excellent levels of impact and abrasion-resistance. EVA foam padding on fingers and outer-hand for excellent comfort and fit. Extended gauntlet wrist construction for maximum coverage and weather protection. Reflective detailing on thumb and wrist improves visibility of rider in poor light conditions. Velcro® cuff closure for a comfortable and secure fit. Elasticated wrist cuff ensure safe and close-fitting fit. Smartphone compatible finger-tip on index finger for use with GPS systems, tablets or smartphones.
- Good value and a great gloveReview by Martin Conroy