Jackets are rated by MotoCAP after being subjected to a range of tests to measure abrasion durability, impact resistance and comfort.
Learn about the tests
Primary Material Leather
This garment is fitted with impact protectors for the elbows and shoulders, with a pocket provided for the addition of an aftermarket back protector.
There is perforated leather on either side of the zip on the front of the jacket, and ventilation holes in the hard shoulder covers to aid cooling in hot weather.
Technical Report RST R18 Jacket MotoCAP report (PDF, 366.95 KB)
The testing process
Find out how MotoCAP tests gear for ratings.