Motorcycle sneakers or sports shoes, different ways of driving, walking and facing temperatures or bad weather for those who prefer them to boots.
Much more comfortable and lighter than the stivali, sneakers (or shoes) from motorcycle, are getting closer and closer to their characteristics for protection and materials, without sacrificing comfort and lightness. Perforated for the summer heat, or waterproof for all types of travel, here is our selection of the best performing models for all budgets.
J-6 WATERPROOF RIDING SHOE - A technical shoe that looks like a sneaker, the J-6 Waterproof Shoe has all the features of safety of a technical boot. Crafted from luxurious high-quality leathers and canvas, the shoe features a waterproof membrane and advanced rubber outsole for maximum strength and grip. It also features internal ankle and heel protectors to provide cushioning and impact absorption, making it the perfect shoe for driving and everyday use.
€ 159,95 alpinestars.com
STYLE 2.2 AIR - With a young and casual look, Style 2.2 Air are perfect for those looking for a discreet and comfortable shoe that is at the same time safe and protective.
CE certified, breathable and water repellent, it is ideal for those who make short trips, alternating motorbikes or scooter sometimes on foot.
The inner lining is machine washable at 40 °: the high level of breathability makes it perfect even on the hottest days.
€ 99,90 wheelup.it
YORK D-WP SHOES - Certified sneakers with waterproof D-WP® membrane and special rubber sole to provide grip on the scooter.
Suitable for any urban challenge, even on the wettest days, with Dainese technology and protection. These certified sneakers, comfortable and light, guarantee excellent waterproofing thanks to the special waterproof D-WP® membrane. The special rubber sole has been specially developed to provide grip and comfort on the scooter and on city streets.
€ 159,95 dainese.com
VOYAGER GDG GORETEX - Gaerne winks at fashion with the shoes of the G.VOYAGER collection that aim to combine the comfort of a casual shoe with the technical equipment of a motorcycle product.
G.VOYAGER is suitable for those who use the bike every day, especially in the city, and who require a product that knows how to combine style and safety.
For the design Gaerne was inspired by the world of fashion while as regards the technical aspect, the G.VOYAGER are equipped with protection in the ankle area, reinforcements in the heel and protection for the change. The sole is in non-slip rubber and the closure system uses laces and external zip. These elements have allowed the G.VOYAGER collection to pass the tests to obtain the CE certification.
€ 189,90 gaerne.com
DUNA SPECIAL - Duna special, the shoe for the motorcyclist looking for a simple and casual style. Duna Special is the product intended for motorcyclists who do not want to give up the protection necessary for a trip out of town or a short trip aboard their motorcycle. Duna contains essential characteristics.
Complete closure with Tecno-3 mechanism. A sturdy and replaceable lever that closes the shoe in its entire length, adapting the upper to the shape of the foot and obtaining a personalized fit through a quick adjustment. Inner sole with removable pad to better support the arch of the foot. Padding positioned just above the malleolus, to ensure high comfort. Reflective insert positioned on the shaped and reinforced heel, as well as on the toe, to underline the importance of safety. Upper in suede leather, combined with technical fabric, internally lined with jersey treated with Teflon and shanks, and finally an air intake to allow proper ventilation and a rubber sole with a thin tread.
€ 178,94 sidi.com
SPIDI XPD BOOTS
XPD X – ZERO H2OUT - An easy product, suitable for urban mobility and light touring.
Thanks to the H2OUT membrane it is perfect for use all year round.
-Microfiber 1,2 mm thick in combination with Nylon
- 3D network
-Waterproof, breathable, windbreak membrane
-Anti-compression and torsion insole in composite material
- Buttress on toe and heel
- Polyurethane malleolus protector
-Microfiber shift pad
-Warrior shield on heel
- Concealed lace closure
- Vulcanized rubber sole
-Rear joint with shock absorber rubber
-Reflex zone for night recognition
-Shoe sock strap
€ 149,90 xpd-boots.com
SUNSET EVO - Made of breathable fabric and high quality leather inserts, this sneaker adapts to everyday life in the city, in the saddle and beyond. To characterize it the slim fit and the upper in a versatile and sober color, embellished with inserts in a bright fluorescent yellow. The molded rubber sole is interesting, which gives the shoe a pleasant “worn” effect.
€ 142,00 stylmartin.it
STREET ACE - In the WATERPROOF version, it comes with a water-resistant T-Dry lining to offer maximum protection even in case of use in adverse weather conditions. The upper is in soft leather and is offered with a different finish for each color variant: black, gray, dakar brown and in the new version with natural rubber sole and upper in gray leather with a scratched waxed effect.
€ 139,99 tcxboots.com