January

Product Review: Shoei Hornet ADV (£449)

Product Review: Shoei Hornet ADV (£449)

What’s good about the Shoei Hornet ADV? I may have only used this helmet for a one week, but it was an intense seven days that included the recent launch of the long-awaited Honda Africa Twin. Before...

Product Review: Kabuto Aeroblade III helmet (£289.99)

Product Review: Kabuto Aeroblade III helmet (£289.99)

What’s good about the Kabuto Aeroblade III? The external build quality of this helmet is good, which fits with Japanese standards (Kabuto is a brand name of Japanese firm OGK). It’s light, well vented...

Product Review: Shark Skwal (£199.99)

Product Review: Shark Skwal (£199.99)

What’s good about the Shark Skwal? I’ve had various Shark lids going back to 1996 when my brother bought me a Foggy replica as a wedding present, and as with all my other Sharks this one fitted...

Product Review: Arai Chaser V (£380)

Product Review: Arai Chaser V (£380)

What’s good about the Arai Chaser V? Every helmet manufacturer has their own way of doing things, and as a result I’ve never naturally gelled with Arais. The shape of the shell and the clunky visor...

RiDE review: Shoei Hornet ADV helmet

RiDE review: Shoei Hornet ADV helmet

The Hornet ADV replaces the popular Hornet DS. It is instantly comfortable, with a plush interior and Shoei’s quick-release cheek pads for safe helmet removal in an accident. The visor and all the...