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Alpinestars Tech-Air STREET Air Bag System

  • Vest is completely self-contained
  • STREET system is designed for road riding only
  • System activated by simply zipping up the jacket
NOW £1,000.00 INC VAT £833.33 EX VAT
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Product Details

The Tech-Air Street air bag system from Alpinestars truly is an innovation in rider protection! Innovation doesn’t happen overnight and the Tech-Air system from Alpinestars is a result of over a decade of development in MotoGP. This latest version of Alpinestars Tech-Air™ technology is available in both ‘Race and Street’ options and brings full upper body protection to track and road riders alike.

The Tech-Air™ 'STREET' system is sold separately and is only compatible with certain jackets from Alpinestars product range and it cannot be worn with other brands or on its own!

The Tech-Air™ system is completely self-contained and ready to use straight out of the box - meaning there are no bike-to-rider set-up configurations required, which ensures the ultimate in convenience, freedom and versatility. When fully inflated, the system’s airbag offers critical protection to the back, kidneys, chest and shoulder areas.

The Tech-Air™ STREET airbag is securely integrated into a removable and interchangeable breathable mesh vest that is worn under a compatible Alpinestars jacket. This allows for greater protection to the airbag system and componentry, increasing its lifespan and allowing the system to be used interchangeably with compatible jackets. For Tech-Air™ STREET the compatible jacket model available initially is the Valparaiso For Tech-Air™ textile jacket. These compatible outer jackets have been specifically designed to work with the airbag system.

Please note: The 'STREET' option can 'only' be used for road riding due to the different softwear required between track and street use.

Key specifications are as follows:

  • Ergonomic profile is optimised for use with compatible STREET textile jackets
  • Airbag Control Unit (ACU) incorporated within strong, lightweight, ergonomic polymer back protector
  • Vest is completely self-contained and allows it to be worn interchangeably with compatible garments
  • Advanced multi-material main shell incorporates Lycra®, 2D mesh and Cordura
  • Comprehensive full upper body protection for back, shoulders, kidney area, chest/upper abdomen
  • Deployment system utilizes argon inflator cartridges (CE certified to ISO 14451 standard)
  • STREET system is designed for road riding only
  • ACU is seal-protected within vest to ensure its all-weather performance
  • Vest and componentry certified to function in all weather conditions between -10⁰C and +50⁰C
  • ACU has been homologated to ECE R10 04 ensuring the electromagnetic integrity and stability of the unit
  • Integrated, certified lithium ion battery offers 25 hour battery life and a recharge time of approx 6 hours
  • Convenient charging via Micro USB port (1 hour of charging time gives 4 hours riding coverage)
  • System activated by simply zipping up the jacket
  • Colour coded front YKK zippers allow for vest to be easily and securely attached to outer jacket
  • System is CE certified to the PPE directive (EN1621-4 for impact protection) and pyrotechnic articles directive
  • System can be safely and legally transported by car, ship, train and airplane
  • Detects an impact in between 30-60 milliseconds
  • Fully inflates in 25 milliseconds and remains fully inflated for 5 seconds


** When collected in store, to verify identity for fraud prevention, two forms of ID will need to be shown, one of which will need to be a photographic ID and one of which will need to verify the purchasers address.

Size Chart:
Size Chart

6508015-10-L, 6508015-10-M, 6508015-10-S, 6508015-10-XL, 6508015-10-XXL, 6508015-10-XXXL

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