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Alpinestars Tech-1 KZ Kart Racing Shoes





Alpinestars Tech-1 KZ Karting Shoes

Incorporating technical features proven in Formula 1 and specific innovations for the kart track, the new Tech-1 KZ karting shoe has undergone a major evolution to continue to deliver outstanding performance in karting. New asymmetric instep lacing and Alpinestars exclusive wire filament closure system offers lightweight and precise support and anatomical forefoot profile, while new external reinforcements on the rounded heel and ankles provide high levels of protection and performance.

Minimal stitching, a new compound ultra-thin F1 specification grip sole and new strategically positioned laser cut perforation zones make the Tech-1 KZ Shoe one of the most advanced shoes in karting.



  • Alpinestars asymmetric front opening design aids fitting
  • Tech mesh panels positioned on the underarms and seat area for optimized ventilation
  • Alpinestars Formula 1-derived design and technology shoulder epaulettes
  • Ergonomic collar with soft knitted lining for extended coverage and maximum comfort with safe closure system
  • Adjustable waist belt allows a tight personalized fit
  • Knitted stretchable panels on back shoulder and lumbar area ensure minimal material resistance while driving
  • Engineered for durability, minimal material bunching and abrasion resistance, while the poly-toweling lining boasts moisture-wicking properties



  • Certified to CIK-FIA Level2 homologation standard. N 2013-1



  • Anatomical arm, leg and torso paneling is patterned to create the optimum position while driving
  • Knitted wrist and ankle cuffs provide a snug fit and help prevent unwanted movement of the suit
  • Two thigh pockets offer a convenient storage option for those times away from the driving seat
  • Advanced two-layer construction assembly for optimized performance, improved breathability and weight saving
  • Premium YKK zipper with personalized zipper pullers, plus double slider for versatile and customizable fit
  • Comes in a wide range of aggressive new colorways

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