Motorcycle Types Adventure / Dual-Sport KLIM Unveils 2013 Adventure Gear at INTERMOT

KLIM Unveils 2013 Adventure Gear at INTERMOT

Klim Adventure Rally / Adventure Air

Klim introduced its 2013 adventure and adventure-touring apparel at INTERMOT motorcycle show in Cologne, Germany, earlier this month.

To showcase the most-advanced features and rider benefits in motorcycle apparel, KLIM teamed up with impact protection specialists D3O for the world’s first showing of the expanded 2013 KLIM Adventure Rally series as well as the exciting new Adventure Air jacket and pant equipped with D3O’s new XERGO armor.

KLIM is the worldwide exclusive manufacturer utilizing D3O® XERGO armor in the Adventure Motorcycle and Touring categories for 2013. The new KLIM Adventure Rally and KLIM Adventure Air products will feature XERGO pads- the highest performing D3O armor ever created. XERGO reaches new levels of impact protection and versatility.

Here’s the inside look at what visitors and media will have a chance to see in peson from KLIM and D3O at INTERMOT.

2013 Adventure Rally Jacket and Pant

The new KLIM Adventure Rally Jacket and Pant is without-a-doubt the most advanced motorcycle gear combination in the history of motorcycling. Featuring a list of advanced fuctionality like no other garment in the industry, the KLIM Adventure Rally set provides zero-compromise riding performance across all weather conditions, terrain and disciplines.

KLIM‘s Adventure Rally features the world’s best all-weather fabrics, unmatched safety innovations and total comfort functionality.

Adventure Rally Jacket and Pant Highlights:

  • Three-layer GORE-TEX Pro Shell Armacor waterproof and durable exterior
  • Dynamic stretch zones for full range of motion
  • Superfabric slide zones
  • D3O VIPER PRO Level 2 Back Protector
  • D3O XERGO impact protection at shoulders, elbows, knees and hips
  • D3O XERGO is the highest performing D3O® armor ever created providing more impact resistance (Exceeds prEN1621-1:2011 Certification at Level 2 in all testing)
  • D3O XERGO shapes are asymmetrical for more wrap around contact points
  • D3O XERGO is less affected by temperature remaining stable and flexible through a wide range of heat and cold
  • D3O XERGO has excellent breathability
  • Incredible storage and hydration carrying capacity
  • Highly effective reflective
  • Arm, chest and back ventilation ports
  • Integrated support belt

2013 Adventure Air Jacket and Pant

For the hottest and most humid environments you’ll ever ride in, the KLIM Adventure Air Jacket and Pant will take you there in comfortable style and safety. Engineered with a chassis of highly cut and tear resistant mesh, the Adventure Air redefines ventilation while providing massive storage, advanced impact protection and the ultimate in high-quality fitment and comfort

  • Adventure Air Jacket and Pant Highlights:
  • Schoeller Keprotec with DuPont Kevlar mesh outer structure results in extreme Tear and Abrasion resistance
  • Stretch panels at elbow and shoulder for full range of motion
  • Superfabric overlays on slide/impact zones
  • D3O VIPER PRO Level 2 Back Protector
  • D3O XERGO impact protection at shoulders, elbows, knees and hips
  • D3O XERGO is the highest performing D3O armor ever created providing more impact resistance (Exceeds prEN1621-1:2011 Certification at Level 2 in all testing)
  • D3O XERGO shapes are asymmetrical for more wrap around contact points
  • D3O XERGO is less affected by temperature remaining stable and flexible through a wide range of heat and cold
  • D3O XERGO has excellent breathability
  • Dow Corning Deflexion chest padding integrated into inner harness system
  • Incredible storage and hydration carrying capacity
  • High levels of reflective
  • Integrated support belt

For additional information, log onto klim.com.

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. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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