The Best Mesh Motorcycle Pants

Entry-Level

Priced under $300.

Mid-Range

Priced $300 - $500.

Rev’It! Ignition 3 Pants

High-End

Priced $500+.

REV’IT! Tornado 3 Pants
Olympia Airglide 6 Pants

Key Specs

• Waterproof over or under rain pant

• Full length 2-way zipper

• 1000 denier pre-curved knee panels

• EZ-Hem bottom detail for customized fit with boots on

• Elasticized accordion panels on waist, sides and bottom for maximum comfort

• Waterproof and breathable over/under DWR 2.5 Ripstop fabric rain layer with 10K/10K membrane

• Rain layer attaches with magnetic snaps

• Vision jacket connection zipper

• Two 20cm zip pockets

• Wear rain liner inside pants for slim / straight fit

• Wear rain liner outside pants for relaxed fit

Protection & Safety

• Outer shell constructed in 1000 denier Cordura fabric with Ballistic Airflow mesh panels

• Powertector™ Hex-Pro removable and adjustable knee pad

• 5mm reflective welded tape along seams help keep you visible in low light situations

Key Specs

• Durable ultra-flow mesh outer material with reinforced 450D material for comfort and protection

• Airflow mesh inner lining for improved climate control and comfort

• Removable waterproof and windproof liner for protection from the elements

• Reflective details

• Stretch panels above knees and back waist

• Hook and loop adjustable waist

• Side leg zipper opening

• Zippered front pockets

• Short jacket-to-pant connection zipper

• Pocket for optional hip protection (sold separately)

• CE Level 2 armor at knees

Protection & Safety

• Key areas of this pant have been reinforced with 450D poly material for extra slide resistance and durability.

• CE Level 2 armor at the knees and pockets at the hips for optional armor

• For riders who want more hip protection, you can buy optional hip armor to be added to the preexisting pockets at a later date

• The reflective paneling on these pants will keep you visible in lowlight conditions

REV’IT! Airwave 3 Pants

Key Specs

• Fit: tour fit, wide

• Adjustability: adjustment straps at waist, adjustment tab at ankles

• Ventilation: ventilation panels

• Features: prepared for Strapper suspenders, YKK slide lock front closure, short connection zipper, elastic at waistband, adjustable protector pockets, easy entrance zipper, grip panel at seat

• Pockets: slit pockets

Protection & Safety

• Outer shell: high density polyester 600D, PWR|mesh, stretch ripstop, PWR|shell stretch

Composition:

• outer shell: 100% polyester

• lining: 100% polyester

• Protection: Seesmart CE-level 1 protection at knees and hips

• Visibility: laminated reflection at thighs and ankles

Key Specs

• Premium leather main chassis constructed from 1.3mm genuine bovine leather

• Accordion leather stretch zones above the knee offer improved flexibility

• Extended high rear waist construction provides greater overlap with the riding jacket

• Large stretch panels on calf and crotch area for improved fit and feel

• Pre-curved leg construction helps reduce riding fatigue and improves fit

• Zippered ventilation for air cooling

• Jacket-to-pant connection zipper allows attachment to Alpinestars riding jackets

• Hook and loop ankle adjuster

• Internal mesh lining with stretch panel inserts work in conjunction with outer stretch zones for freedom of movement

• Pocket for optional hip protection (sold separately)

• Internally reinforced seat area

• CE Level 1 Alpinestars GP-R protection on knee

• Replaceable Sport knee sliders for excellent impact and abrasion resistance

• CE certified pants

Protection & Safety

• Like many pant options, these come fully equipped with CE-rated knee armor with hip armor pockets included. That means if you want to up the protection level of these with some hip armor it will have to be purchased at a later date

• Reflective panels are located on the front and sides to keep you visible in low-light when in a seated position

Key Specs

Protection Features:

• Outer shell: polyester rib, PWR|shell mesh, PWR|shell 750D, PWR|shell stretch, PWR|wax 500D

• Insulation: detachable 2-in-1 thermal liner & membrane

• Waterproofing: detachable hydratex | Lite 2-in-1 liner

• Breathability: detachable hydratex | Lite 2-in-1 liner

• Composition: 82% Polyester, 18% Polyamide

• Protection: Seeflex level 2 CE protection at knees, Seesmart CE-level 1 protection at hips

• Visibility: laminated reflection at thighs and ankles

Ergonomic Features:

• Fit: Tour fit, regular

• Adjustability: adjustment straps at waist, adjustment tab at ankles

• Ventilation: ventilation panels

• Features: prepared for Strapper suspenders, YKK slide lock front closure, short connection zipper, stretch lips at back and knees, elastic at waistband, the stretch panel above knee protector pockets, easy entrance zipper, grip panel at seat, adjustable protector pockets

• Pockets: slit pockets

Protection & Safety

• Full cowhide leather on the sliding bits, dynax mesh with PWD 500D rating combines to give you a pant that will keep you cool as well as give you excellent abrasion resistance

• Seeflex CE II armor at the knees and Seesmart CE I armor at the hips protect against the most common impact areas of the lower body

Klim Baja S4 Pants

Key Specs

• Premium leather main chassis constructed from 1.3mm genuine bovine leather

• Accordion leather stretch zones above the knee offer improved flexibility

• Extended high rear waist construction provides greater overlap with the riding jacket

• Large stretch panels on calf and crotch area for improved fit and feel

• Pre-curved leg construction helps reduce riding fatigue and improves fit

• Zippered ventilation for air cooling

• Jacket-to-pant connection zipper allows attachment to Alpinestars riding jackets

• Hook and loop ankle adjuster

• Internal mesh lining with stretch panel inserts work in conjunction with outer stretch zones for freedom of movement

• Pocket for optional hip protection (sold separately)

• Internally reinforced seat area

• CE Level 1 Alpinestars GP-R protection on knee

• Replaceable Sport knee sliders for excellent impact and abrasion resistance

Protection & Safety

• The main bovine leather component of the Alpinestars Missile v2 pants is internally reinforced in the seating area to offer added abrasion protection and durability

• Alpinestars GP-R knee protection, which is CE Level 1 certified, is included, and riders can opt to add replaceable sport knee sliders for excellent impact and abrasion protection

• Pockets are located in the hip area for added impact protection as well (if the rider chooses to purchase it separately)

Key Specs

Protection Features:

• Outer shell: Monaco Performance cowhide, Dynax mesh, PWR|shell 500D stretch, wax polyester, Lorica

• Waterproofing: detachable hydratex |3L

• Protection: Seeflex CE level 2 protection at knees, Seesmart CE level 1 type B hip protector insert version RV33, safety seams

• Visibility: reflection

Ergonomic Features:

• Fit: Tour fit, regular

• Adjustability: Adjustment straps

• Ventilation: ventilation panels

• Features: stretch lips, stretch panels, short and long connection zippers, adjustable protector pockets, hook-and-snap front closure, calf zippers

• Pockets: slit pockets

Protection & Safety

• Full cowhide leather on the sliding bits, Dynax mesh with PWD 500D rating combines to give you a pant that will keep you cool as well as give you excellent abrasion resistance

• Seeflex CE II armor at the knees, Seesmart CE I armor at the hips protect against the most common impact areas of the lower body

Key Specs

• Detachable 3-Layer Gore-Tex inner liner with Outlast temperature regulation

• Connecting zipper for jacket

• Option to attach suspenders (sold separately)

• Rukka AirCushion and Rukka Antiglide system of Keprotec in the seating area

• Waist closure with 2 adjustable straps

• Two pockets

• Knitted Cordura AFT

• Knitted Cordura AFT in two layers on knees

Protection & Safety

• Rukka D3O LP1 knee/shin and hip protectors, CE Level 1 EN 1621-1 2012, are included in these pants

• Rukka suspenders, which are sold separately, can also be added for additional comfort and security when stretching your legs after a long ride

• Warranty is valid for five years from the date of purchase against faults in material or workmanship