Hands On With The World's First HUD Motorcycle Helmet

With a 180° rearview camera, Bluetooth and futuristic styling, Skully Helmets is bringing a fighter pilot-style Heads Up Display to your everyday motorcycle ride. We're the first publication to experience Skully in the real world. » 7/23/14 5:25pm 7/23/14 5:25pm

​Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Motorcycle Safety Gear

Capable of keeping you dry when it's wet, cool when it's hot, warm when it's cold and alive in a crash, motorcycle safety gear is the most advanced apparel this side of a space suit. » 6/27/14 1:34pm 6/27/14 1:34pm

The Army's New Helmet Design Comes with Built-In A/C

It's starting to look like the soldiers of the future could almost fight in space. The Army's latest helmet concept, specifically designed for chemical-biological protection, includes a respirator that keeps the air clean and cool, like a mini air conditioner built right into the mask. It also looks very badass. » 5/13/14 12:42pm 5/13/14 12:42pm

US Army's new awesome helmet turns war into deadly video game

It seems like something out of Halo, but this new futuristic soldier helmet discovered by KitUp! is now being tested by the US Army. Called the Helmet Electronics and Display System-Upgradeable Protection, it's a modular variation of the current head gear, with face-protective 9mm plating and Heads Up Display powered… » 10/24/13 4:54pm 10/24/13 4:54pm

What's the Best Idea for a Custom Painted Helmet? (W/ Video)

Look at that hair. Donald Trump, for all his faults (which are many) has contributed one of the more iconic haircuts in recent history. And while his perfectly coiffed hair may have defined his signature look way back in the 80's, I much prefer the more modern version of Trump's mop. As he ages, his hair is getting… » 6/25/13 11:46am 6/25/13 11:46am

Heikki Kovalainen's Angry Birds F1 Helmet Is Ridiculously Awesome

Inveterate pig-foiling time-spender Angry Birds is taking a victory lap after something like a trillion sales by sponsoring Finnish driver Heikki Kovalainen in the world's premier racing series. What does Angry Birds get out of it? The greatest Formula 1 helmet in the history of helmets. » 3/15/12 9:30am 3/15/12 9:30am

NFL Gets Toyota To Censor Car Commercial

The NFL's carried its crusade against concussion-causing hits into the realm of car commercials, successfully convincing Toyota to remove video of a staged high school helmet-to-helmet tackle from a car commercial... about helping treat concussions. » 1/21/11 5:15pm 1/21/11 5:15pm

Tron Guy’s Motorcycle Helmet

Painted more like Tron Guy's too-revealing leotard than the slick riding suits from Tron: Legacy, this custom motorcycle helmet will set you back at least $700 when it goes on-sale at a Parisian boutique next year. [HellForLeather] » 12/01/10 6:15pm 12/01/10 6:15pm

SFI Decertifies Impact Racing Gear Over Alleged Counterfeiting

We're pretty sure things got quite exciting at the offices of Impact Racing on Friday, when the foundation used by most racing organizations to certify safety gear announced they were decertifying Impact Racing's products. » 3/28/10 5:30pm 3/28/10 5:30pm

Caption This: Helmet Used As High Hat

A helmeted driver awaits a race by relaxing with friends as an unexpected drop in room temperature causes the momentary fogging of his visor. Totally, dudes. » 9/02/09 5:30pm 9/02/09 5:30pm

A Skull Motorcycle Helmet to Match Your Faux Hells Angels Jacket

Age 45, check. Over masculine motorcycle, check. Four cows worth of leather, check. Extremely badass motorcycle helmet, check, thanks to this full-faced skull motorcycle helmet. This $150 jawless skull motorcycle helmet will make the grandma in front of you in her Lincoln Towncar wish she had slipped on the ice that… » 12/13/07 11:30am 12/13/07 11:30am

From Now On We Shall Only Say 'Crash Helmet'

We will do so because "crash helmet" is simply one of the best two-word phrases ever. A motorcycle helmet does not protect you from motorcycles. A bicycle helmet does not protect you from bicycles. A hair helmet does not protect you from hair. A pith helmet protects one not from short, witty remarks. An army helmet… » 1/20/07 12:15am 1/20/07 12:15am