In the world of racing, the helmet is one important piece of protection that should never be taken for granted. Helmets should be strong, durable, comfortable and functional because they can totally save lives. A top brand that is trustworthy when it comes to providing the best helmet is the Japanese brand, Shoei. They never fail in producing helmet products that are awesomely great in all aspect. And they pride themselves with developing racing helmets that would meet the demands of every racing fanatic. One of their famous and top-selling products is the X-twelve helmet.
When the Best Just Got Better
Just like most of their top-rating products, the X-twelve still features Shoei’s trademark AIM+technology shell construction that combines fiberglass with organic fiber that results in a compound so strong that can be only cut by a laser. The X-twelve has an innovative and impressive shape, thanks to the Aero Edge Spoiler 2. It is obvious that his helmet has gone through intricate process that which results to superior stability in speed riding and other off-road motions. This helmet comes in a wide variety of five aerodynamic and ideal fit sizes.
The interior of X-twelve helmet is built with dual-layer EPS liner that is very cozy and comfortable without any pressure points. Even with long-term and rugged use, the X-12 helmet remains snug and light in the head. This impressive helmet also features an all-new CW-1 shield that provides an improved viewing experience due to a lager viewing area. This new and better shield is incorporated with Shoei’s Quick Release System that works by a single-touch easy removing and fixing motion. The remarkable shield also features a better Pinlock fog-free system that has sheet and air chambers which efficiently controls fogging and guarantees clear vision even on low temperature. The combination of these systems assures close contact between the shield and helmet resulting to an enhanced tightness and reduces wind noise for an ultimate stillness however not risking the presence of informative road sounds.
The X-twelve ventilation performance is made better than ever. Each and every part of the ventilation system has been refined to assure superior feat. There is a front air vent that absorbs wind during the usual riding position; Air Scoop 3 ventilation that efficiently absorbs wind through any riding position; and a top air outlet that exhausts humid and hot air effectively. There is also air outlets placed in the neck for pushing out all hot air inside the helmet using negative air pressure. The side air outlet works twice more competent than its predecessor. The solid and firm ventilation of the helmet combined with the reduced air intake at the bottom part is responsible for the optimal no-fog and clear-vision act of the gear. The best thing about all the ventilation parts of the X-twelve is that they can be managed easily and quickly by gloved hands.
To a spectator’s perspective, the X-twelve does not come least when it comes to paint and graphics. It even comes with an outstanding array of solid colors and exciting graphics. The depth of the streamliner graphics is notably stupendous and its clear coat is remarkably even and glossy.
Shoei Company has definitely made a great decision in upgrading its X-eleven gear. It has successfully produced another “worth the money” helmet that any rider would be confident to wear. Equipped with incredible design and loaded with excellent features, the Shoei X-twelve helmet is sure to become a hit in the racing industry. And even though there may come other more advanced, the X-twelve would be remembered as one of the best when it comes to quality, style, comfort and functionality.