Alpinestars Halo Drystar Jacket Review

By: Ryderplanet

Alpinestars has developed what I consider to be an unusual combination of new features that sets this jacket apart from others - unconventional ventilation, zip/pocket placement and weather resistance for the dual sport/adventure audience.  The innovative design of this jacket makes a great new entry in the already crowded field of jackets. recommended.


Fully foldable front and back mesh panels distribute maximum airflow for ultimate ventilation.


Both sleeves are removable revealing the fully ventilated mesh inner sleeve with Nucleon Flex armor.


When the sleeves are removed the Nucleon Flex Pro armor still remain on the ventilated mesh inner sleeves providing optimal protection while keeping you cool in the hottest conditions.


The Tech-Air®5 Airbag System can be worn under the jacket for complete upper body protection. The Tech-Air®5 will automatically deploy an airbag prior to impact.


The packable, waterproof and breathable Drystar® rain jacket delivers guaranteed waterproofing and breathability preventing any waterlogging. It can be worn inside the jacket or over the jacket for the ultimate in climate control, and can also be worn as a standalone jacket.


• Soft collar construction for enhanced rider comfort. • Stretch wrist for an optimized fit. • Multi-adjustment arms for a tailored fit.

A multi-season adventure touring jacket with an asymmetrical fully foldable front vent panel for maximum ventilation and Drystar® waterproof and breathable technology to take on any condition.