In Asia, up-and-coming road racers work their way up the scooter ranks before they graduate to “real” motorcycles. Grids are usually packed at these “Underbone” events, and when you get grids sometimes 40-deep of youngsters full of adrenaline lined up on the starting line, you often get incredibly close racing. Other times, however, carnage ensues. […]
Vespa Announces Bejeweled Swarovski Elements Crystal Helmets
Vespa announced a new line of scooter helmets decorated with crystals by Swarowski Elements.
The new line is comprised of two helmets, the Mont Blanc white visored GTS Crystal, pictured above, and the Etna brown Softouch Crystal. Both helmets are decorated with crystal elements in a wave-inspired pattern, with some arranged to form Vespa logos, and red white and green elements to represent the colors of the Italian flag.
The helmets are constructed with an ABS shell, Alcantara trim, and a breathable anti-allergen lining. The Vespa Crystal helmets will be available in sizes XS to XL.