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Alpinestars AK-1 Youth Kart Body Protector FIA Approved

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Original price $409.95 USD - Original price $409.95 USD
Original price $409.95 USD
$409.95 USD

$409.95 USD - $409.95 USD
Current price $409.95 USD
Color: Black/White/Red
Size: [Youth] Small to Medium

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Get ready to rev up your engines! Pre-order your item today and we'll ship it out as soon as it becomes available in stock, anticipated to be around the end of March.

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  • The Alpinestars AK-1 Youth Kart Body Protector is a high-performance and race-oriented FIA standard 8870-2018 homologated karting body protector.

  • The AK-1 youth body protector is ergonomically designed and constructed with weight-saving materials to ensure a superb fit. It is super easy to wear as well as put on or remove due its clever use of a speed-lace closure system and dual adjustable elastic shoulder straps.

  • Key features include:

    • Pre-curved to offer a snug fit without obstructing movement.
    • Designed to minimize the distance between the seat and back.
    • Innovative Speed-Lace Closure System & Straps
    • Extremely easy to put on due to the speed-lace system.
    • Adjustable elastic shoulder straps.
  • Homologation: FIA 8870-2018 approved.

  • Manufacturer Part Number: 6541024-123-S/M; 6541024-123-L/XL.

  • Simplified Sizing Chart:

    • Youth Small to Medium: 322-28" (55.5-70.5cm) Chest / 116-134cm Height
    • Youth Large to X-Large: 27-33" (68-83.5cm) Chest / 134-152cm Height
  • This is the youth version of the Alpinestars AK-1 body protector. It is also available in an adult-size version linked here.

  • Rib protectors are constructed from a carbon fiber thermoset material backed by soft touch comfort padding.

  • The back protector is made from a high-performance thermoplastic polymer backed with thermoformed padding.

  • The chest protector is made from a high-performance thermoplastic polymer backed with thermoformed padding.

  • The ergonomic profile offers a close and comfortable fit with minimal pressure points for reduced fatigue in the torso.

  • The unique speed lace closure system makes it quick and easy to put on and adjust to the perfect size.

  • Adjustable elasticated shoulder straps allow optimum positioning of the protector without restricting movement or breathing.

  • Designed for minimal distance between the back and kart seat so as not to alter seat sizing or driver position in the kart.

  • The Alpinestars AK-1 is an excellent choice for a kart body protector as it balances safety, comfort, and performance for youth racers.