Jackets are rated by MotoCAP after being subjected to a range of tests to measure abrasion durability, impact resistance and comfort.
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Air Frame D1
Primary Material Textile
This garment is fitted with impact protectors for the elbows and shoulders. A pocket is provided for an aftermarket back protector.
Mesh panels are located in the arms, chest and back to allow airflow movement through the garment.
This garment has a removable water-resistant liner. The comfort rating above was achieved with the liner removed. When testing with the liner installed, the comfort rating reduced but remained within the 3 star range.
Technical Report Dainese Air Frame D1 textile jacket test report (PDF, 584.98 KB)
The testing process
Find out how MotoCAP tests gear for ratings.