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Top 5 Helmets to buy for your motorcycle

Top 5 Helmets to buy for your motorcycle

Snapshot: Helmets are very crucial for the safety of riders on any kind of two-wheeler and we have compiled a list of top 5 helmets you can buy for your two-wheelers!

Road safety is one of the most neglected issues in India and the number of deaths in road accident in India is more than anywhere else in the world. The reasons are pretty obvious, apart from infrastructure problem, the attitude of people towards road safety is disheartening. Case-in-point, an important safety component like Helmet is not considered as a life-saver, but just as an accessory to save yourself from the police and hefty fine.

Helmets are very crucial for the safety of riders on any kind of two-wheeler and can save you from a lot of head-damage, and in most of the cases, can save your life too. But, and it is a big but, the helmet has to be of a good quality, safety certified and capable enough to absorb the shock from the fall. Here's a list of top 5 helmets you can buy for your two-wheelers!

Brand - Steelbird

Model - STE_AIR_23 Air Speed Full Face Helmet with Visor 

Price - Rs 1799*

I still remember my father using a grey colored full-face helmet with the Steelbird branding on its back. Steelbird was the only and the most credible helmet manufacturer of India, before the competition took over. Steelbird still manufactures some of the most stylish and affordable helmets in the market today and the STE_AIR_23 is a prime example of it. This full face helmet can be your first helmet if you are looking for a budget yet safe option. The Air Speed helmet offers an innovative ventilation system with an air intake in the chin guard, front and top area and two rear extractors recycling air inside the helmet. It is also ISI marked and has a high impact ABS material shell to absorb shock.

Technical Details

Item Weight

1.5 Kg

Product Dimensions

26.2 x 26.2 x 32.8 cm

Size

L

Colour

Multi

Brand - Studds

Model - Shifter D6-Matt Black Full face helmet N-4

Price - Rs 2145*

Like Steelbird, Studds also gained its reputation by manufacturing ISI approved, affordable helmets for quite some time now. This particular Shifter D6-Matt Black full face helmet comes with an outer shell injected from a special high impact grade of engineering thermoplastic. The inner padding is made of regulated density EPS concussion lining with specially treated anti-allergic velveteen. The visor is made scratch proof using optically true injected polycarbonate duly silicon hard coat.

Technical Details

Manufacturer Part Number

HE1248

Size

Large

Colour

White

Assembly Required

No

Brand - Steelbird

Model - ISI Certified Hovering Bargy Helmet with Iridium Blue Visor

Price - Rs 2499*

Another Steelbird on the list, this one is a little funky and expensive, but is a perfect buy if you own a fancy motorcycle. The Hovering Bargy helmet is designed in Italy by Bargy design and has a high impact ABS Material Shell with ISI certification. The ventilation of the helmet's upper part uses an Air Booster system and 'provides an all-round innovative ventilation system. While the hygienic interior comes with multipore breathable padding, it's the Polycarbonate anti-scratch coated visor that gives it a distinctive look.

Technical Details

Item Weight

1.4 Kg

Product Dimensions

35 x 25 x 25 cm

Size

Large

Colour

White

CAPA Certified

ISI certified

Brand - Speedwav

Model - LS2 Open Face Helmet FF352-L Rookie Ranger Matt Black

Price - Rs 4198*

Expanding the range furthermore, the Speedwav LS2 open face FF352 helmet can be yours for a little less than 5000 bucks. The visor of the LS2 is built with 3D optically correct "A-Class" Polycarbonate, a polymer with high resistance to impact, UV, scratch and fog and also offers maximum clarity. The interior is made of Hypoallergenic laser-cut, breathable foam which is both removable and washable. Fully adjustable intake ports and vented EPS work with the rear spoiler and exhaust ports to create a constant, light flow of air helping to keep the rider cool and comfortable. If you are a serious biker, this helmet can solve most of your needs and won't  cause much of a damage to the pockets.

Technical Details

Item Weight

898 g

Product Dimensions

20 x 15 x 15 cm

Manufacturer Part Number

279429

Size

XL

Brand - Speedwav

Model - LS2 Full Face FF320-L Bang Matt Black Titanium-FFS

Price - Rs 8730.00

Last on our list is another LS2 full face helmet, the FF320-L Bang Titanium FFS. The FFS helmet features a 3D Optically correct Lexan visor with Anti-scratch, Anti UV Sunvisor Twin shield protection. The interior of the helmet is made of a quick dry and soft fabric laser cut foam for a superior fit Liner that is moisture wicking, anti-odour, anti-bacterial, removable, and washable. The in & out front air intakes & rear extractors provide a perfect ventilation system to keep you cool in scorching heat.  

Technical Details

Item Weight

1.5 kg

Product Dimensions

37 x 28 x 28 cm

Size

Large

Colour

Matt Black

Assembly Required

No

*Prices mentioned are subject to change and can vary from seller to seller over a period of time. 

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