THE MOST COMFORTABLE RACING SHOE ON THE MARKET
Incorporating advanced performance technologies and premium materials such as supple kangaroo leather, the extremely lightweight Tech 1-Z features streamlined foot-shaping, extensive perforation zones and Alpinestars’ exclusive rubber compound sole for superb levels of comfort and maneuverability inside the race car.
With an innovative closure system made of a DuPont Kevlar, the Tech 1-Z's speed top lacing system and exclusive Alpinestars wire closure system strategically envelopes the foot for incredible support. Made using high-tensile fibers, this system fits precisely and securely around the foot, providing superb levels of comfort and a high-performance fit regardless of the driving position.
The Tech 1-Z shoe is certified to FIA 8856/2000 homologation standards.
- Lightweight kangaroo leather upper for excellent comfort and durability.
- Alpinestars one-piece foot and heel counter for support, protection, and stability.
- Integrated PU fireproof heel for comfort.
- Lightweight micro-porous foot bed enhances comfort.
- Graphic elements are printed for extreme weight-saving.
- Exclusive thin rubber compound outsole derived from Formula 1 racing for unsurpassed feel and grip.
- Extended perforation zones on lateral and medial sides, tongue, collar, heel, toe and tongue for superb ventilation and breathability.
- Closure system with adjustable Velcro strap for secure and personalized fit.
- Nomex tubular lined construction for excellent heat-resistance with fewer seams.
- Low-cut heel collar for greater comfort and improved range of movement.
- Nitrile rubber collar padding for weight-saving comfort.
- Tongue padding of double-layer CarbonX material for added flame resistance.