Slatin Motogear

Jun 08, 2018 View Comments by

It’s hot as Hades in the shade, kids are frying eggs on the sidewalk, and you just have to ride somewhere. Are you going to stick your head inside the steam cabinet your regular helmet will soon become and suffer through it, or do you become a bona fide member of the Jetson Generation and […]

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Klim F5 Koroyd

Jun 02, 2018 View Comments by

Built for all-day comfort, the lightweight F5 Koroyd is the latest iteration of Klim’s safety and ventilation advances. For heightened strength and safety, the F5’s full carbon-fiber shell incorporates Koroyd and MIPS, the company’s energy-absorbing and head-protection technologies. It’s designed to take in copious amounts of air at speed and vent heat at low speed […]

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Sena Momentum

May 26, 2018 View Comments by

The first of two Momentum helmets released, Sena’s first, are full-face composite fiberglass models fully integrated with the company’s proven 20S Bluetooth communications technology right out of the box. Available in glossy white and matte black versions, the Momentum combines optimal speaker placement with Advanced Noise Control, all of which allows a rider to send […]

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LS2 Valiant

May 24, 2018 View Comments by

LS2’s strong, two-shell Valiant may be the lightest, smallest, and most versatile of 180-degree modular helmets. Bluetooth ready and approved as an open-face or a full-face helmet, the Valiant features a polycarbonate, scratch- and UV-resistant, twin-shield visor system; a removable, hypoallergenic, washable liner; laser-cut foam cheek pads; a neck roll; a quick-release, easily adjustable chin […]

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Product Review: HJC FG-17 Helmet

Aug 21, 2017 View Comments by

This is a quality lid at an affordable price. Weighing 3.53 pounds, it won’t leave you with a sore neck at the end of a long day ride, and its scoop-top intake vent combines with rear exit vents to pull heat out of the helmet’s interior. A chin bar provides interior airflow, helping to eliminate […]

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Bell and Fasthouse Partnership Kicks off With Special Edition Moto-9

Jun 06, 2017 View Comments by

Bell Helmets, an industry leader in helmet technology since 1954, and Fasthouse, one of motocross’ core lifestyle brands, have kicked off an official partnership with the unveiling of a special edition Fasthouse Moto-9 helmet. The two brands will produce an ongoing range of special edition Bell helmets and accessories, in addition to distinguishing Bell as the […]

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HJC Adding a Luke Skywalker-Themed Lid to its Star Wars Lineup

May 04, 2017 View Comments by

Due to the recent excitement around HJC’s initial Star Wars branded motorcycle helmet launch, the company has announced a new helmet to the lineup, the IS-5 Luke Skywalker X-Wing. Based on Luke’s “Red Five” fighter helmet, HJC’s new lid captures the classic character through great attention to detail, right down to the marks of distress and amber sunshield.  The […]

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Review: LS2 Strobe Helmet

Apr 09, 2017 View Comments by

This is a DOT and ECE approved modular helmet with an internal sun visor for $150. With these features and such a low price point, there’s no reason not to wear a lid. I wore the Strobe during the summer and fall of 2016 to find out how a less expensive helmet compares, as most […]

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Interview with 6D Helmets’ Bob Weber: A Safer Helmet Standard

Mar 13, 2017 View Comments by

Bob Weber, co-founder of 6D Helmets, is a lifetime motorcycle enthusiast that started riding when he was eight or nine years old. He started racing motocross in 1977 and became a pro in 1980, and still races today for fun, to challenge himself, and to stay fit and involved in the sport he loves. His […]

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