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Motorbike Helmets

  • Scorpion Exo-1000

    12 October 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Scorpion Exo-1000

    Scorpion Exo-1000, £259.99 Miles covered/time: 600/two months What’s good: Surprisingly, the inflatable cheek pads inside the Scorpion EXO-1000 aren’t just a gimmick. The extra support they...

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  • Best-selling helmets in the MCN shop

    09 August 2011 by Marc Abbott

    Best-selling helmets in the MCN shop

    If you're looking for a hefty discount on a motorcycle helmet, get yourself along to the MCN Shop, at www.mcnshop.com. Here are our current top-five best-selling helmets. Arai RX7 GP,...

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  • Shark Vision R

    09 August 2011 by Simon Relph

    Shark Vision R

    Shark Vision R, £299.99 Miles covered/time: 2300/four months What’s good: This new Shark Vision R is a marked improvement on my old Shark RSR2 Carbon, It’s so much more refined without losing any of...

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  • Bell M5X Daytona

    03 August 2011 by Ped Baker

    Bell M5X Daytona

    Bell M5X Daytona helmet Miles covered/time: 1500/four months What’s good: If you’re over 40 years old the sight of a Bell Helmets logo will almost certainly spark a little interest. In the ’70s...

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  • Arai Quantum

    22 July 2011 by Andy Downes

    Arai Quantum

    Arai Quantum, £399 at www.mcnshop.com Miles covered/time: 15,000/one year What’s good: This Quantum lid replaced an older Arai Viper GT for one reason only; the Viper had basically worn out after...

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  • Shoei X-Spirit I Lawson replica

    22 July 2011 by John Westlake

    Shoei X-Spirit I Lawson replica

    Shoei X-Spirit I Lawson replica, £389 (other design from £299.99 at www.mcnshop.com) Miles covered: 50,000/five years What’s good: Comfort, fit and finish are all as you’d expect of a top-end Shoei –...

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  • Suomy Vandal helmet

    13 July 2011 by Liam Marsden

    Suomy Vandal helmet

    Suomy Vandal, £349.99 Time owned/miles covered: Two months/2500 miles What's good? Suomys are generally tighter fitting than other brand helmets of the same size, but it means they don’t get too loose...

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  • Nexx XR1R Carbon helmet

    13 July 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Nexx XR1R Carbon helmet

    Nexx XR1R Carbon helmet, £299.99 Miles covered/time: 1000/two months What’s good: This is the best road helmet I’ve worn. The visor is very tall and broad, giving you a fantastic view of the road,...

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  • Shoei XR1000

    04 July 2011 by Ian Jubb

    Shoei XR1000

    Shoei XR1000, £300 Miles covered/time: 6500/three years What’s good: Comfy, quiet and looks cool in black. This Shoei XR1000 has been my everyday lid for a few years now, it’s super easy to keep clean...

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  • HelmetLok

    22 June 2011 by Dan Aspel

    HelmetLok

    HelmetLok, £12.45 Time used: Six months What’s good: HelmetLok is a carabiner designed to attach your helmet to your handlebars. Open it up, slip it through your D-ring, click it shut and twizzle the...

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  • Nuvo FX-1 Carbon

    01 June 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Nuvo FX-1 Carbon

    Nuvo FX-1 Carbon helmet, £209.99 Miles covered/time: 600/three weeks What’s good: It’s an affordable, uni-composite carbon lid. That means it’s very light – 1300g – and its sleek, flickering...

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  • Sub-£40 open-face helmets on the MCN shop

    27 May 2011 by Marc Abbott

    Sub-£40 open-face helmets on the MCN shop

    Whether you ride a scooter, a cruiser, a café racer or a naked street bike, open-face helmets have their uses. But if you’re only going to wear one on the sunniest days of the year, you won’t want to...

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  • HJC RPHA-10 helmet

    17 May 2011 by Steve Farrell

    HJC RPHA-10 helmet

    HJC RPHA-10 helmet, £249.99 (£229.99 on MCN shop) Steve Farrell Miles covered/time: 3000/three months What's good: For me, the best thing is the fit. I’m sure I’m not alone in having an oval-shaped...

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  • Arai SZ Ram Air III

    09 May 2011 by Simon Relph

    Arai SZ Ram Air III

    Arai SZ Ram Air lll, £324.99 (£299 on MCN shop) Miles covered/time: 3400/one year What's good: This type of motorcycle helmet is not everyone’s cup of tea, but I grew up with open face helmets and I...

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  • Product review: Tucano Urbano throat collar

    26 January 2011 by Steve Farrell

    Product review: Tucano Urbano throat collar

    Tucano Urbano throat collar, £29 Time owned: Two months What’s good: Balaclavas can be itchy and irritating and are insufferable if you get the sneezes. This alternative promises protection from the...

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  • Helmet review: Brembo B-Jet

    20 January 2011 by Liam Marsden

    Helmet review: Brembo B-Jet

    Brembo B-Jet helmet, 348 Euros (£295) Time owned/miles covered: Two months/470 miles What’s good: It looks like a spaceman’s helmet. The huge visor aperture provides excellent field of vision and the...

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  • Helmet review: HJC IS-MULTI

    06 January 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Helmet review: HJC IS-MULTI

    HJC IS-MULTI helmet, £169.99 Miles covered/time: 3000/three months What’s good? HJC claims this is “seven helmets in one”. It’s actually more like four in one (we don’t think adding the sun shield...

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  • MCN’s top 5 rated helmets

    17 December 2010 by Marc Abbott

    MCN’s top 5 rated helmets

    At MCN we pride ourselves on rigorous road testing of a wide range of motorcycling products, and helmets are no exception.  Save £££ on motorcycle helmets in the MCN Shop Yes, certain lids...

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  • Helmet review: Shark RSR2 Carbon

    26 November 2010 by Adam Child

    Helmet review: Shark RSR2 Carbon

    Shark RSR2 Carbon, £449.99 Miles covered: 20,000+/two years What’s good? I’ve worn these every time I’ve been on track over the last few years. Sadly, I fear I may have written it off during my...

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  • Helmet review: Arai Viper GT

    26 November 2010 by Andy Downes

    Helmet review: Arai Viper GT

    Arai Viper GT helmet, from £239 on www.mcnshop.com Miles covered/time: 40,000/three years What’s good? This is the lid I use every day but it’s about to be replaced because it has seen so many...

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  • Kit review: Tucano Urbano helmet bag

    06 October 2010 by Steve Farrell

    Kit review: Tucano Urbano helmet bag

    Tucano Urbano helmet bag, £24.90 Time owned: Four months What’s good? Tucano Urbano does a good line in innovative solutions to the every day impracticalities of motorcycling and this helmet bag is...

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  • Helmet review: Shoei Qwest helmet

    22 September 2010 by Simon Brown

    Helmet review: Shoei Qwest helmet

    Shoei Qwest helmet, £339.99 Miles covered/time: 1500/two months What’s good? Ignoring the name – which sounds like it ought to belong to a low-graphics dungeons and dragons game for the Sinclair...

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  • Helmet review: Arai RX-7 GP Spencer replica

    17 September 2010 by Chris Newbigging

    Helmet review: Arai RX-7 GP Spencer replica

    Arai RX-7 GP Spencer replica, £579.99 Miles covered/time: Three months/2000 miles What’s good? This was a treasured helmet. Freddie designed the original himself, and Arai’s latest homage adds only...

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  • Helmet review: Shark RSR2 carbon

    10 September 2010 by Simon Relph

    Helmet review: Shark RSR2 carbon

    Shark RSR2 carbon, £449.99 Miles covered/time: 2800/11 months What’s good? I tend to wear this on a daily basis as my commuter helmet, it’s very smart looking with its carbon/kevlar finish on the...

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  • Helmet review: AGV S4

    10 August 2010 by Dan Aspel

    Helmet review: AGV S4

    AGV S4 Helmet, £129.99 Miles covered/time: 7000/nine months What’s good? Pretty much everything. It’s lightweight, well ventilated and the design is absolutely eye-grabbing. The lining is supportive,...

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  • HJC IS-15

    22 July 2010 by angieweena

    I can honestly say this is the worst helmet I have ever had. Within 3 months of buying this helmet the chin-bar vent broke and wouldn't close. It is incredibly noisy (ride without earplugs at your peril), the inner visor is far too lightly tinted to be properly useful. Most worryingly when you ride in heavy rain you get rain on the INSIDE of the visor - very dangerous in the dark when you get...

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  • Arai Tour X3 review

    14 July 2010 by chris wilson

    I purchased an Arai Tour X3 last year to go with my Yamaha XT660Z Tenere. I was sligtly concerned about the wind catching the peak at high speeds, so I did my research and read many reviews before buying. All seemed to rate the lid high. Although the helmet is top quality and very comfy, I'm very dissapointed with it. It catches the wind and starts to shake my head at anything above...

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  • Kit review: Arai Tour-X

    07 July 2010 by Michael Neeves

    Kit review: Arai Tour-X

    Arai Tour-X, £354.99 (plain white) Miles covered/time: 1500/two months What's good? I've worn this when testing adventure bikes and supermotos and if you remove the visor you can wear it with goggles...

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  • Kit review: AGV T2

    17 June 2010 by Liam Marsden

    Kit review: AGV T2

    AGV T2, £269.99 (on www.mcnshop.com) Miles covered/time: 2000/two months What’s good? After trying several different makes of helmet to find the right fit for me I went for an AGV on the...

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  • Kit review: Arai RX-7 GP Hiroshi Aoyama replica

    09 June 2010 by Chris Newbigging

    Kit review: Arai RX-7 GP Hiroshi Aoyama replica

    Arai RX-7 GP Hiroshi Aoyama replica, £589.99 Miles covered/time: 5000 miles/seven race weekends/one year What’s good? The fit. No matter what anyone says, some helmets will only suit some head shapes.

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  • Goggle review: Aviator Retro Pilot T2

    03 June 2010 by Marc Abbott

    Goggle review: Aviator Retro Pilot T2

    Aviator Retro Pilot T2 goggles, £95 (dark lenses extra £25) Miles covered/time: 900/two months   What’s good? They look fantastic, especially with the optional dark lenses fitted. Provided...

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  • Helmet review: Davida Jet helmet

    03 June 2010 by Marc Abbott

    Helmet review: Davida Jet helmet

    Davida Jet helmet, £235  Miles covered/time: 900/two months What’s good? Off-white is the new black. I have never seen, let alone owned, a helmet that looked quite this cool straight out of the...

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  • Helmet review: Shoei Hornet DS

    18 May 2010 by Ian Jubb

    Helmet review: Shoei Hornet DS

    Shoei Hornet DS, £370 Miles covered/time: 4000/two months What’s good? Finally I’ve found a helmet that doesn’t leave me with a painful pressure sore on my forehead. Save £££s on motorcycle...

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  • Kit review - HJC HQ-1 Spies

    11 May 2010 by Chris Newbigging & Carl Newbigging

    Kit review - HJC HQ-1 Spies

    HJC HQ-1 Spies £284.99 Miles covered/time: Two years/countless races What’s good? Crash protection with this HQ-1 has been proved – I lent it to my younger brother to use for racing, rather than the...

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  • Helmet review: AGV GP-Tech

    28 April 2010 by Marc Potter

    Helmet review: AGV GP-Tech

    AGV GP-Tech, £479.99 Miles covered/time: 2000/one year What’s good? The helmet that Rossi built is one of the most luxurious and lightest lids on the market and wearing it makes me feel like I’m...

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  • Product review: Pinlock visor inserts

    10 March 2010 by Mark Holmes

    Product review: Pinlock visor inserts

    Pinlock visor inserts, £18.99 Miles covered/time: 8000/two years What’s good: My Arai Viper GT suffered from terrible misting up in cold and wet conditions until I discovered these little beauties,...

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