Simpson Model 50 Helmet

Simpson Model 50 Helmet

The Simpson Model 50 Helmet is a re-issue of the iconic Simpson lid that graced the dirt ovals, drag strips and race tracks of the United States throughout the 1970s and ’80s. This new version keeps the look of the original but adds significantly in the safety department, with construction being brought up to date…

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Biltwell LE Scallop Gringo Helmet

Biltwell LE Scallop Gringo Helmet

The Biltwell LE Scallop Gringo Helmet has all the looks, charm and appeal of a ’70s era motorcycle racing helmet – with the added benefit of modern crash protection. It’s currently the least expensive of the new generation of retro-modern helmets and as it’s a Biltwell design, it has a hefty dose of classic southern…

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Simpson Street Bandit Helmet

Simpson Street Bandit Helmet

The Simpson Street Bandit Helmet is one of those instantly recognisable designs that’s been worn by drivers in almost every form of motor racing you can think of, from professional drag racing to amateur rallycross and everything in between. The version of the Street Bandit Helmet you see here has been developed for motorcyclists and it…

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Fly Racing Trekker Helmet

Fly Racing Trekker Helmet

The Fly Racing Trekker Helmet is one of the new generation of dual sport helmets designed to offer a hybrid between road and off-road lids, combining benefits from each style. The sun visor is detachable to make highway and other high-speed riding more comfortable, and the front opening is designed to allow the rider to…

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Pimp My Bell Collection

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Pimp My Bell is a new custom motorcycle helmet show dedicated to raising money for the IRME Association, an institute dedicated to researching spinal cord related injuries. Each of the helmets is a one-off design by some of the biggest names in the custom motorcycle space and they’re each being auctioned off to the highest bidder….

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Barry Sheene’s Bell Helmet

Vintage Bell Helmet

Barry Sheene is a legendary British-born motorcycle racer with almost inhuman levels of talent and a larger-than-life personality that won him fans both on and off the track. He was close personal friends with Formula 1 world champion James Hunt, and the escapades of the two men would make for a Hollywood script only suitable…

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Simpson M30 Bandit Motorcycle Helmet

Simpson M30 Bandit Motorcycle Helmet

The Simpson M30 Bandit is the most intimidating helmet you’ll find this side of a Darth Vader costume – and unlike the Darth Vader helmet, the Simpson has DOT approval. The M30 Bandit is currently being offered with identical interiors and either a glass fibre or carbon fibre shell, weighing in at 3lbs or 2.5lbs…

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DMD Racer Helmet

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The DMD Racer Helmet is a remake of an iconic ’70s era motocross helmet that’s been built to modern (ECE 22.05) safety standards, it has a shell made from a carbon/Kevlar blend, a removable/washable liner and a padded chin strap with a double-D ring closure. We’re seeing more and more helmets made with classic styling…

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Shoei Hornet DS Helmet

Shoei Hornet DS

The Shoei Hornet DS is one of the industry’s leading dual sport helmets, it’s designed to be used both on and off-road so its visor and shield are removable and it has ample ventilation ports for the warmer months of the year. Those of you who prefer the Snell 2010 certification will be pleased to…

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Bell x Barn Fresh Bullitt Helmet

Bell Bullitt Barn Fresh Helmet

The Bell x Barn Fresh Bullitt Helmet is the work of the Lennard Schuurmans, the man behind the famous Bubble Visor blog and founder of Barn Fresh – an apparel company inspired by vintage motorcycles and the lifestyle that surrounds them. We’ve featured the retro-looking, but thoroughly modern, Bullitt helmet from Bell a few times…

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Biltwell Gringo S Helmet

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The Biltwell Gringo S Helmet is a new addition to the Gringo line of DOT standard retro full face helmets offered by the American motorcycle parts and gear manufacturer. Within the new Gringo S model line is a series of hand-painted helmets (pictured above and below) called the Spectrum Limited Edition, all of the helmets…

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Bell Bullitt RSD Viva Helmet

Bell Bullitt RSD Viva Helmet

The new Bell Bullitt RSD Viva Helmet is a limited edition version of Bell’s new retro full face lid with custom graphics by the team at Roland Sands Design. We’ve covered the Bell Bullitt helmet before on Silodrome and I have one sitting in the garage next to my tool box, it’s quickly becoming the…

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