As many know, Sportbike Track Gear is a huge fan of Alpinestars Boots. They have a full line of Race, Track, and Street boots that offer a great value no matter what boot you pick. Their boot line goes from the Alpinestars Supertech R, Alpinestars SMX-Plus, Alpinestars SMX-R, and down to the Alpinestars SMX-5 that we will be talking about today.
The Alpinestars SMX-5 Boot was created as a entry level performance road and track boot. This boot is using all of the latest technical footwear designs and materials. This boot is notable for its comfort, this boot is great for the commuter looking to get more protection than a normal shoe. With a wider foot print this boot makes walking around and doing long distances a breeze.
The Alpinestars SMX-5 comes in a various different versions and colors such as: Black Vented, Black, Black/Red, Black/Blue, White, and Black Waterproof.
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The ankle and heel of this boot takes advantage of a double injected PU shield that will help from impacts and abrasion.
Here you can see the wide sole of the boot, that offers great grip while on your motorcycle or stopping on any surface.
For more support when shifting Alpinestars has added a shifter pad to the SMX-5.
For an easy and in and out of the boot, this boot uses a Zipper which gets covered by Velcro for durability and ease. This also allows for a large opening when unzipped.
To help keep your foot from overheating and sweating, Alpinestars has put in a perforated bottom to help keep some airflow moving below your foot.
Here you see the toe slider that Alpinestars uses on their higher end boots, they also put on the SMX-5.