Scorpion’s new flagship helmet, the EXO-R2000, worn by top-class racers in MotoGP, is set to make its United States launch over this Thanksgiving holiday. Scorpion even ran a TV campaign promoting its new lid during the Laguna Seca MotoGP round earlier this year. Starting at $369.95 for solid colors, the EXO-R2000 is a relative bargain […]
Fur Helmets in Fashion?
Karl Lagerfeld picks up on the two-wheel trend
Fashion mogul Karl Lagerfeld, designer for Chanel and Fendi, noticed the popularity of scooters last year so he couldn’t resist adding the mink-covered helmet to his winter 2010 ready-to-wear collection. “Now everyone is on scooters, even chic women, so we had to do the helmet,” said Lagerfeld. The helmets are “road ready” and are even equipped with an iPod connection.
I knew if I held on to my fur covered helmet long enough it would make a come back!