The new-for-2011 X-Llite X-551 is a composite-fibre helmet designed for enduro, supermoto and adventure bike riders.
There’s venting at the brow and chin, plus exhausts to the rear. The lining and cheek pads are removable, the visor claimed to be anti-scratch and anti-fog.
There’s also an internal, drop-down visor.
The X-551 will come in sizes XS-XXL, priced from £324.99 (for the ‘Hyper’ design) to £359.99 (for the ‘Start’ design).
See the October 20 issue of MCN for the firm’s full range of new lids.
More info: www.phoenixnw.co.uk.