2013 Helmet Buyer's Guide

Armor For Your Head

Published in the September 2013 Issue
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HMK/F2 Carbon Pro Series

Available in black, blue and green, and orange, the HMK/F2 Carbon Pro Series helmet is Snell M2010 and DOT-approved and includes a removable breath box and cold weather plug kit.

MSRP: $299.99

HMK USA

Contact (541) 386-3262 or www.HMKUSA.com

 

Klim F4

As the most ventilated helmet in motorsports, the premium F4 from Klim keeps riders drier and cooler in the most demanding conditions. New for 2013 is a new, lighter ECE 22.05 version and revised fin shapes, which reduce drag without reducing ventilation airflow and/or ventilation performance.

MSRP: $399.99

Klim

Contact (208) 552-7433 or www.klim.com

 

Dominator

The Dominator is the only helmet in the snowmobile industry to feature the patented Composite Fusion Plus technology, which incorporates unique pyramids of different foam densities inside the helmet shell, providing rigidity where needed for protection and softer materials against a rider’s head.

MotorFist

Contact (877) 347-8411 or www.motorfist.com

 

F2 Carbon Snow Helmet

This ISR-approved helmet has a visible, snow-specific graphic and is designed with an included breath box.

MSRP: $299.95

Fly Racing

Contact www.flyracing.com/snow

 

Aurora Snow Helmet

A DOT-approved poly alloy shell construction and an adjustable breath deflector highlight this snowmobile-specific helmet.

MSRP: $139.95

Fly Racing

Contact www.flyracing.com/snow

 

GM11D Dual Sport

Loaded with features and very competitively priced, GMAX’s GM11D dual-sport helmet is truly an all-season sport helmet.

MSRP: $134.95 solid, $149.95 with graphics

GMAX Helmets

Contact www.gmaxhelmet.com

 

Scorpion VX-R70

The all-new VX-R70 from Scorpion features a lightweight TCT shell, adjustable Air-Fit system, large goggle port, quick-change chin vent and shatter-resistant visor.

MSRP: $249.95-$269.95

Scorpion EXO

Contact (888) 672-6774 or www.scorpionusa.com

 

X-1 Race Helmet

The X-1’s Super Lite composite fiber shell is constructed of the most technically advanced materials, with a composition of fiberglass, Kevlar and aerospace-grade carbon fiber. It has a starting weight of only 1,330 grams and its front chin bar can integrate a breath box or anti-fog mask.

FXRRacing

Contact www.fxrracing.com

 

Blade Super Lite

The Blade Super Lite helmet is modeled after FXR’s Mountain Air version but includes race graphics. With composite fiber construction including high-impact fiberglass, Kevlar and aerospace grade carbon fiber, the Blade Super Lite gives you triple-layer protection.

FXRRacing

Contact www.fxrracing.com

 

Torque

FXR’s entry-level ride helmet comes in 15 colorways to match every gear set and personality. The lightweight thermoplastic ABS shell can be integrated with optional cheek pad thicknesses to find optimal comfort. The Torque has nine intake vents and two exhaust ports to provide a cool, dry ride.

FXRRacing

Contact www.fxrracing.com

 

MX-2 Snow

The MX-2 Snow offers a premium blend of price and performance. Featuring a lightweight fiberglass shell and a removable and washable air-channeled Coolmax comfort liner, the MX-2 offers great compatibility with all goggle systems.

MSRP: $179.95

Bell Helmets

Contact (800) 776-5677 or www.bellhelmets.com

 

F2 Carbon DubstepSnow Helmet

This helmet from Fly Racing is ISR-approved and features great visibility, a snow-specific graphic and the same shell and interior as Fly Racing’s F2 moto helmets.

MSRP: $299.95

Fly Racing

Contact www.flyracing.com/snow

 

Moto-9 Snow

With a purpose-built breath box and heat-retaining top liner, the Moto-9 Snow harnesses the amazing fit, comfort and safety of its dirt brethren in a package tuned perfectly for kicking up white roost. The Moto-9 also features great compatibility with all goggle systems.

Bell Helmets

MSRP: $549.95

Contact (800) 776-5677 or www.bellhelmets.com

 

Revolver EVO Snow

Available in either a double shield or electric shield configuration, the new Revolver EVO Snow ships with Bell’s revolutionary Magnefusion breath box as well as a persimmon lens for its internal sun shade—an optimized configuration for snow use.

MSRP: $239.95 double shield, $289.95 electric shield

Bell Helmets

Contact (800) 776-5677 or www.bellhelmets.com

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