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Simpson Venom: whatever next, a mean and practical streetfighter helmet?!

Simpson Venom/Ghost Bandit motorcycle helmet review. OK, so if you're reading this and confused, that makes...

Great value full face – but not in Europe just yet.

Scorpion EXO-R420 budget full face motorcycle crash helmet review. The Scorpion EXO 410 Air we reviewed...

Icon Alliance and Alliance GT (sun visor): great value all-rounder helmets.

Icon Alliance and Alliance GT full face motorcycle helmet review. Along with the Icon Airmada, the...

Shoei’s new top-dog dirt helmet: the Shoei VFX-WR

Review of the Shoei VFX-WR motocross helmet. It's been a while since Shoei released a new motocross helmet. But their new VFX-WR (called VFX-EVO in...

LS2 Rapid review – low price full face motorcycle helmet

LS2 Rapid - LS2's budget all rounder full face helmet. Chinese lid maker, LS2, is known for making lower-priced motorcycle helmets. And because the LS2...

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HJC IS-17 Full Face Crash Helmet Review

The HJC IS-17 is the replacement to the popular IS-16. It's been designed to be...

Caberg Duke II Modular Crash Helmet Review

The Caberg Duke II is the follow up to the popular SHARP 5 star rated...
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The Shoei RYD full face helmet review

Review of the Shoei RYD full face crash helmet (Shoei RF-SR in the US) The RYD...

HJC R-PHA ST motorcycle helmet review

A mid-priced all-rounder from HJC: the HJC R-PHA ST motorcycle helmet The RPHA ST is HJCs fibreglass sports touring crash helmet. It's a mid-priced helmet...

Arai Chaser-X full face crash helmet review

Arai Chaser-X: Arai's mid-level all-rounder motorcycle helmet. Arai's Chaser-X motorcycle helmet is designed to be a mid-level helmet (one step up from the entry-level Arai Axces...

Review of the Bell Stars – the Bell Star, Race Star...

The Bell Star Sportsbike Helmets Review: the Bell Star, Race Star & Pro Star Bell has been making Star helmets for a long time. About...

Icon Airflite motorcycle crash helmet review

Icon Airflite: funky all rounder helmet with innovative visor system. Icon like to do things differently.Take the Icon Airflite. It's a polycarbonate all-rounder helmet that's...

Icon Variant dual-sport motorcycle helmet review

Review of the Icon Variant Adventure Helmet The Variant is Icon's dual-sport or adventure helmet.That means it's really targeting folks who ride a cross-over style...

Review of the AGV AX8 series of motorcycle helmets

AGV AX-8 series crash helmets (including Evo, Naked and Dual Evo) The AGV AX8 series of helmets are all based on the same basic helmet...
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Caberg Tourmax Modular Crash Helmet Review

The Caberg Tourmax is a modular dual-sports helmet (modular meaning the chin guard flips up and dual-sports referring to the mix between full face...

Nolan N44 Classic & Evo Crash Helmet Review

Nolan N44 - a funky and hugely versatile cross-over crash helmet. Nolan have been making crash helmets since the early 70's but are only recently starting...

Nolan N40-5 crossover and jet motorcycle crash helmet

Preview of the Nolan N40-5 family of motorcycle helmets (40-5 jet and 40-5 GT crossover) The Nolan N40 range has always been interesting and unusual....

LS2 FF325 Strobe flip-front motorcycle crash helmet

A look at LS2's polycarbonate modular crash helmet - the LS2 FF325 Strobe The FF325 Strobe is Chinese helmet maker LS2's entry-level flip-up crash helmet....

Schuberth E1 Flip-up/Adventure helmet review

Schuberth E1 Adventure/modular crash helmet - full reviewFibreglass shell Modular/adventure helmet combo Adjustable peak Integral sun visor Optically-correct main visor Sizes XS-XXXL 5...
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HJC IS Max II modular crash helmet review

The HJC IS-Max II is a polycarbonate shelled flip-up/modular crash helmet with an integral sun visor. It's on sale at a very attractive price-point...

Simpson Venom: whatever next, a mean and practical streetfighter helmet?!

Simpson Venom/Ghost Bandit motorcycle helmet review. OK, so if you're reading this and confused, that makes two of us!The Simpson Venom is the same helmet...

Shoei’s new retro street helmet with bags of attitude (and practicality?)

Shoei Ex-Zero Retro helmet review. A practical Retro? Looks like Shoei's design department are starting to let their inner-hipster take over! Because their latest retro...

The Original Retro: Bell’s Moto 3 motocross helmet is back

Bell Moto-3 Retro Motocross Helmet Review. Bell launched the original Moto 3 back in the early 70's, bringing an integral chin protector into Motocross racing...

Nexx X.G100R review: a retro full face motorcycle helmet with visor

Nexx X.G100R - Retro cool full face helmet; now with added visor. First, Nexx introduced the X.G100. That's a composite fibre retro helmet with a...

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If you want piece of mind when you buy any motorcycle gear, we recommend you buy from Sportsbikeshop. They're based in the UK and offer outstanding service (9.8/10 on Trustpilot) including 365 day refunds and free delivery. They also have a decent price match and are our recommended retailer for quality of service.

Or try Motoin (Germany). They get great feedback (4.9/5 on Idealo at the time of writing) though note, there's a delivery charge so factor that in (see here for details).

GetGeared is another recommended UK retailer, with free delivery, a no-quibble 365 day returns policy and scoring 9/10 on Trustpilot.

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