Alpinestars Blacktop Shoes Microfiber upper with mesh fabric inserts. Dual density lateral and medial ankle cups. Extra protection provided by a padded, colored stripe that wraps around the back of the ankle. Internal toe and heel counter. Midsole contours to the foot and features a structured high modulus shank reinforcement. Removable anatomic foot bed constructed from multi-density EVA foam. Alpinestars exclusive vulcanized rubber compound sole featuring a unique side wrapping design. Lace closure system.
Good casual style shoes at a good price! Decent protection!
PostedSeptember 20, 2011
From Nor Cal
Bang for the Buck
Protection & Durability
If your wanting full out protection not the shoes for you! If you want shoes that is comfortable, light weight, well ventilated, good enough to ride and wear while off the bike and offer decent protection than I would recommend these shoes!
Made with PU coated leather for durability and abrasion resistance 100 Waterproof performance membrane construction Outer and inner ankle protection is given by innovative, double injected, TPU section with different Durometer (hardness) values and thicknesses to allow protection and flexibility all in one section Internal shin reinforcement layered under the leather Mesh liner for comfort and breathability Removable PE padded foot bed provides shock absorption and impact protection Stitched sole is of a unique rubber compound for exceptional grip and durability Three-buckles closure with micro-adjustable memory system Velcro pull flap for adjustable closure Scout WP boot is CE certified