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Alpinestars: Bionic 2 Protection Jacket

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On the street or off the road, Alpinestars has not only got your back, but your arms and chest too with the CE certified elbow protectors and a chest plate included in the Bionic 2 Protection Jacket.

Technical stretch mesh lining completes the jacket making safety and protection as easy as literally slipping on a jacket.

New for the Bionic 2 Protection jacket is an updated back protection, which provides support and safety for motocross and other extreme sports.

The Bionic 2 line is available in different models to fit the needs of every rider out there: The Bionic 2 Protection Jacket for men, the Stella Bionic 2 Protection Jacket for the ladies, and the Youth Bionic 2 Protection Jacket for the kids.

Bionic 2 Protection Jacket:

Construction:

• Technical stretch net construction

• Stretch Cordura reinforcement on the back

Protection

• CE certified GP elbow and shoulder protectors

• Ventilated, molded PU and PE chest guard and removable, new, Bionic Race Back Protector with the highest level of CE Certification possible (level 2)

• Alpinestars exclusive DFD Technology means this protector is reduced in thickness and in weight: 15mm thinner and 130g lighter than previous technology and yet achieves CE Level 2 protection (CE Level 2 Impact performance (under 9kN transmitted force) in accordance with EN 1621-2). This means the protector offers double the impact performance of a CE Level 1 protector and an ergonomic 5 plate construction contours to follow the natural curve of the back with plates which lock to lessen overextension of the back which is critical in certain accident situations

Comfort and fit

• Adjustable arms and shoulders for a perfect fit

• Adjustable dual waist with Kidney support closure straps

• Semi-auto locking YKK front zipper

Colors – Black/Red, Black/White

Sizes – S – XXL

Suggested retail price – $229.95

Stella Bionic 2 Protection Jacket:

Construction:

• Technical stretch mesh construction

Comfort:

• YKK Semi auto-lock front zipper closure

• Adjustable arm and shoulder straps for personalized fit

• Adjustable dual waist Velcro closure

Safety:

• CE certified GP shoulder and elbow protectors

• Removable CE Certified (level 2) Bionic Back Protector

• Plastic and foam chest guard

Colors – Black/violet

Sizes – S-XL

Suggested retail price – $229.95

Youth Bionic 2 Protection Jacket:

Construction:

• Technical stretch mesh construction

Comfort:

• YKK semi Auto Lock front zipper closure

• Adjustable arm and shoulder straps for personalized fit

• Adjustable dual waist Velcro closure

Safety:

• CE certified child shoulder and elbow Protectors. Removable CE Certified (level 2) Youth Bionic Back Protector. Plastic and foam chest guard

Colors – Black/Red

Sizes – M – L

Suggested retail price – $179.95

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling.

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