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BELL Helmets New Forced Air Additions

In addition to adding these helmets, the 2019 lineup continues to implement Bell’s top of the line head protection technologies FLEX and MIPS.

SCORPION EXO-AT950 HELMET TEST

-- Flip-up visor, chin bar & more -- Scorpion’s EXO-AT950 helmet can be worn with or without a visor, with goggles or a face shield, and the chin bar flip ups out of the way. When used with a face shield, a retractable tinted shield provides better visibility in strong sun. This helmet has a polycarbonate shell and is DOT approved. Three shell sizes are used to keep the helmet as light and compact as possible. Generous venting including a closeable mouth-guard vent, a vent above the face shield and two exhaust vents…

Upgraded LS2 Pioneer Adventure Helmet

A new approach to the full-face adventure motorcycle helmet category, the Pioneer leans heavily on LS2’s Rally experience and offers the rider everything they need for serious adventure riding, with just the right amount of creature comforts. 

FLY RACING TREKKER HELMET

WHAT IT IS: Fly Racing’s Trekker helmet has a street bike helmet-like flip-up face shield and a dirt helmet-type visor in a full-face, DOT- and ECE-approved helmet, a combination that works well for UTVing. Once rare, helmets with these features have become increasingly popular, but many cost more than the $150 Trekker. This helmet has a poly-alloy shell, a form of polycarbonate, and a Coolmax comfort liner. The dual-density EPS liner provides progressive impact absorption. Six graphic schemes are available, though most are…

Cyclone Premium MX/Off-Road Helmets

Product Test: Aside from safety and style, riders often look for three key elements when buying a helmet: weight, venting, and affordability. The Cyclone MX/Off-Road helmets easily meet all those criteria. It is designed with durable ABS materials to not only stay light, but give this helmet great energy absorbing and impact resistant qualities. Vents on both the top and rear of the Cyclone allow for good air flow to keep you cool as you ride. But just in case you tend to sweat no matter what, the removable…

PRODUCT TEST: Just 1 J12 Mister X Helmet

WHAT IT IS: The Just 1 helmet came to America last fall and was debuted by Suzuki’s Blake Baggett at the Las Vegas Monster Energy Cup. Designed in Italy, the carbon fiber helmets use aviation technology to combine style and a unique ratio between light weight and safety. The Just 1 J12 Mister X helmet comes in seven styles, plus solid colors and has two external shell sizes, an aerodynamic design and lower edge shaped to work well with modern neck braces. The J12 weighs just 2.4 pounds and has Just 1 Emergency Remove…