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Alpinestars Tech-Air 5 Airbag Vest
Alpinestars has redefined the protection for motorcyclists since it was founded in 1963 and is now launching the brand-new autonomous Tech-Air® 5 motorcycle airbag system. Tech-Air® 5 is the latest addition to the Alpinestars Tech-Air® family, which includes the Tech-Air® Race and Tech-Air® Street systems. Alpinestars continues to lead the active airbag technology for drivers and their passengers.
A new software update for the Tech-Air 5 is available in the Alpinestars Tech-Air App! With this software update, the RACE RIDING MODE has been introduced.
The Tech-Air 5 is delivered as standard in STREET RIDING MODE.
First, the Tech-Air app must be upgraded to the latest version (this is usually done automatically, unless the automatic app updates are disabled).
Then open the app and select the settings and the item Software. Once the Tech-Air 5 vest is switched on and the system is coupled to the app, the system software in the app can be updated via this point.
After the update you see the new option „Riding Modes“ in the app settings and can switch between STREET and RACE mode.
Please note that the „RACE RIDING Mode“ ONLY can be used for driving on closed circuits and cannot be used for other types of driving!!!
Tech-Air® 5 is a slim, self-contained, portable airbag vest that can be worn under any custom-fit textile jacket or tech-air-compatible jacket.
Tech-Air® 5 provides unrivaled torso protection and protects motorcyclists by uniquely covering the rider's shoulders, chest, ribs and entire back.
Shoulder protection is essential in the event of a road crash: Tech-Air® provides unique protection for the driver's shoulders, minimizing the risk of shoulder and collarbone injuries.
integrated sensors: As soon as an accident situation is detected, a protective airbag is triggered, which protects the driver unrivaled with a maximum inflating time of 40 ms.
The impact absorption when the airbag is worn reduces the impact force by up to 93% compared to a passive protector.
The system is also extremely easy to use: Simply close the vest with a zip and the magnetic flap, and you can start.
The state-of-the-art, portable Tech-Air® 5 vest features an active electronic system with six integrated sensors (3 gyroscopes and 3 accelerometers) and a crash algorithm that uses AI to closely monitor when the airbag is to be deployed in the event of an accident. It was developed from years of research with the world's best MotoGP riders and Alpinestars customers, data from millions of kilometers and thousands of accidents were analyzed to continually improve the intelligent accident detection algorithm.
Tech-Air® 5 has a Bluetooth connection and associated Tech-Air® app that displays the system's operating status, battery status, and detailed analysis of a ride on the driver's smartphone.
30-hour lithium-ion battery.
An LED display indicates the airbag's operating state.
The system is equipped with a Micro USB magnetic charger.
Good to know:
After the release, the vest must be sent in, as only trained personnel can take care of the repair of the gas cartridges - release service 299,95 EUR
Every two years the vest should be sent in for maintenance - maintenance service 99,95 EUR