A superbly styled sport riding garment with premium leather and extensive stretch paneling, the GP Plus R V2 Jacket is brimming with protective and performance features. A multi-panel lining adds to the formidable comfort benefits of this jacket which can be attached to Alpinestars riding pants. CONSTRUCTION • Highly durable and technical premium 1.3 leather, multi-panel construction for superb abrasion resistance, with reinforced stitching for optimum tear resistance in the event of an impact. • Newly developed shoulder protection features over-molded advanced TPU guard layered under the outer fabric for optimized levels of protection and comfort. • Extensive, advanced poly stretch inserts on chest, underarm and rear shoulder for an excellent fit optimized for all styles of riding and helps keep jacket sleeves positioned close to riderﾒs body. • Extensive accordion leather stretch panels above elbow areas allow greater range of movement and helps reduce arm fatigue. • Perforated padded panels integrated into main shell and sleeves for improved fit. • Pre-curved sleeve construction helps reduce riding fatigue and prevent material bunching. • Combination snap button and zipper wrist closures for secure and customized fit. • Velcro and D-ring waist adjustments ensure highly customized fit and secures jacket in position. • Ventilation inlets on shoulders are zippered to allow efficient regulation of interior temperature. • Soft 3D mesh collar construction plus 3D mesh cuff edging for improved comfort and breathability. • Mesh liner construction for improved breathability, comfort and ventilation. PROTECTION • Alpinestars race-derived, CE-approved removable internal shoulder and elbow protectors. • Chest and back pad compartments (Alpinestars Nucleon chest and back protection inserts available as accessory upgrade). • Size-adjustable snap-button system to integrate the Level 2 CE certified Alpinestars Nucleon Back protector. KEY FEATURES • External, large-opening front hand pockets are zippered for peace-of-mind closure. • Multiple internal compartment pockets feature velcro for additional security. • Interior waterproof wallet pocket for safe storage of documents/electronics. • Waist connection zipper allows attachment to Alpinestars riding pants. • Premium YKK® zippers used throughout garment for durability. • Reflective detailing for improved rider visibility.
- Great Jacket!Review by RICARDO RIVERA