Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by AlpinestarsWith the Los Angeles run of the Distinguished Gentleman's Ride fast approaching,...

With the Los Angeles run of the Distinguished Gentleman's Ride fast approaching, SoCal motorcyclists are busy polishing chrome and pressing their most dapper duds. While looking their best for the DGR is essential, real riders also want their smartest attire to be smart for riding a motorcycle.

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Alpinestars offers motorcycle clothing lines for both men and women that offer superb protection without sacrificing style.

The Oscar by Alpinestars collection combines retro styling cues with modern protective technology and materials.  With Jackets, Pants, Gloves and Boots The Oscar collection delivers a timeless look that combined with some of your own dressed-up accessories will have you living up to the DGR's dapper dress code, all while keeping you safe on the road.

Here's a little more on the collection:

OSCAR BRASS LEATHER JACKET

Anything made by artisanal methods automatically qualifies as proper DGR wear.  Add a dress shirt, and your finest cravat, and the Oscar Brass Leather Jacket will have you hobnobbing with the DGR elite in no time.

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by Alpinestars

Made from luxurious supple, full grain leather that is finished using an artisanal tanning treatment to ensure a unique look that gets better with age, the Brass Jacket is a perfect synergy of style and performance, with removable CE certified protection incorporated into its detailed, vintage-look chassis.

Price: $579.95

Features:

  • Rear shoulder gussets allow for unrestricted freedom of movement in the riding position.
  • Perforated leather zones on sleeves improve jacket’s ventilation and comfort.
  • Removable, class-leading CE certified shoulder and elbow protectors for impact protection.
  • Interior back protector pocket allows for accessory upgrade of back protector insert to ramp jacket’s protective capabilities.
  • Accordion leather waist inserts allow for close and comfortable fit.
  • Interior and exterior compartment pockets incorporate zippers for safe closure, plus convenient coin pocket on left arm.

OSCAR CHARLIE DENIM PANTS

Constructed from a specially prepared, heavy denim fabric that incorporates elsatane for form-fitting comfort on and off the bike, the Charlie Denim Pants have a timeless American-vintage look, reminiscence of the iconic days of motorcycle riding. These regular/slim cut jeans are perfect for everyday use and incorporate CE‐certified knee protectors that can be personalized to fit various leg sizes.

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by Alpinestars

Price: $259.95

Features:

  • Regular/slim fit heavy denim main material incorporates stretch elastane to improve riding comfort and all-round fit.
  • Interior aramidic reinforcement in seat and knee areas offer excellent abrasion and tear resistance in impact critical areas.
  • Internal knee compartment allows adjustment of its CE‐certified knee protection to fit various leg lengths.
  • Strong twin stitched main seam construction for added durability.
  • Customized OSCAR detailing on metal YKK zip, buttons and rivets.
  • Leather, vintage-authentic belt patch and coin pocket

Look for a review of these pants soon. 

OSCAR RAYBURN LEATHER GLOVES

Fusing retro styling with modern materials and protective technologies, the Rayburn Leather Glove features a supple leather chassis, reinforced palm and polymer knuckle protection for a street glove that offers great levels of safety and a look that gets better and better with age.

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by Alpinestars

 

Price: $99.95

Features:

  • Supple goat’s leather upper for a soft, luxurious feel that is also durable and abrasion resistant.
  • Chassis top constructed from perforated leather for ventilation and comfort.
  • Synthetic suede reinforcements on palm, heel of palm, side hand and pinky for durability and additional grip.
  • Heel of hand incorporates padding for comfort and addition protection.
  • Over-molded PU knuckle protector incorporated under leather upper for improved styling.
  • Zippered wrist opening for ease of entry; zip is semi-auto locking.
  • Unique OSCAR-style detailing complete vintage look.

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OSCAR MONTY RIDING SHOE

Harking back to the golden, dusty days of the Suzuki RM 370 and the Metisse Desert Racer, the Oscar Monty Boot fuses retro styling with modern materials and the latest in protective technologies. Hand-finished, these CE certified boots are steeped in Alpinestars’ Italian craftsmanship heritage and incorporate a range of the latest developments in comfort and performance features.

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by Alpinestars

Main upper material made with supple full grain leather with vintage-effect styling and hand detailing.

Alpinestars’ exclusive oil-resistant rubber compound sole with new grip pattern design.

Price: $259.95

PROTECTION

  • The Monty shoe is CE certified to CE Standards (CE 89/686/EEC – CAT 2
  • Moccasin toe incorporates internal padding and is patterned to give excellent grip on the bike’s controls.
  • Alpinestars’ new anatomical backed dual-density TPU ankle disk protection.
  • Shift pad and collar soft padding for comfort and flexibility.
  • Toe box and heel counter provide internal reinforcement to give structured support and impact resistance.

FEATURES

  • Rear collar flexion insert offers support and comfort for the Achilles tendon.
  • Gusseted tongue to keep out wind, water and grime, plus convenient heel pull-tab
  • Traditional, vintage style metal eyelet lacing system for convenience and secure closure.
  • 3D mesh lining for high levels of breathability with anti-sliding suede in heel.
  • Replaceable, anatomical EVA footbed with Lycra lining on top for comfort and convenience.
  • Available in men's US sizing, 6 - 14.

OSCAR SHELLEY LEATHER JACKET

The Oscar by Alpinestars line isn't only for Men. The OSCAR SHELLEY LEATHER JACKET is Designed for a sleek profiled women’s fit that is optimized for use on and off the bike, the versatile and luxurious Shelly Leather Jacket features class-leading CE certified protection and a removable cotton flannel liner, allowing this premium jacket to be worn in a variety of climates.

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by Alpinestars

Price: $569.95

Features:

  • Premium full grain leather main shell designed and optimized for a slim women’s fit.
  • Removable, class-leading CE certified shoulder and elbow protectors for impact protection.
  • Perforated leather zones on sleeves and torso improve jacket’s ventilation and comfort
  • Interior back protector pocket allows for accessory upgrade of back protector insert to ramp jacket’s protective capabilities.
  • Removable cotton flannel liner vest jacket to be worn in a range of weather conditions.
  • Interior and exterior compartment pockets incorporate zippers for safe closure, plus convenient coin pocket on left arm.
  • Unique OSCAR-style detailing, trims, snaps and rivets complete vintage look.

 

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Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Style Guide: Oscar by Alpinestars
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