HJC Releases FG-17 Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet
HJC FG-17 Sportbike Helmet
HJC Helmets, which has been exclusively manufacturing motorcycle helmets since 1971, has released an all-new full-face sportbike lid – the FG-17.
The FG-17 is an affordable sport/street helmet – retailing between $189.99-$239.99 – that was developed and tested in the HJC Wind Tunnel. The FG-17 helmet arrives in three difference shell sizes, and features a SilverCool interior, Pinlock faceshield, RapidFire II Shield Replacement, and ACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System.
And for MotoGP fans, HJC is offering the helmet in “Lorenzo X-Fuera,” a design similar to what newly-signed HJC rider Jorge Lorenzo wears while piloting his Yamaha Factory Racing YZR-M1 prototype.
Following are the features of the HJC FG-17 motorcycle helmet. Stay clicked to Ultimate MotorCycling for review before the helmet hits the stores.
HJC FG-17 Features:
- This race-ready helmet was developed and tested in the full-sized HJC Wind Tunnel Lab.
- Advanced Fiberglass Composite Shell: Lightweight, superior fit and remarkable comfort using advanced CAD technology.
- For a more comfortable and exact fit, the FG-17 comes in 3 different shell sizes: 1st shell for XS-S sizing, 2nd for M-L sizing and 3rd for XL-3XL sizing.
- Impact-absorbing multiple-density EPS liner.
- SilverCool interior: Moisture-wicking and odor-free liners with advanced anti-bacterial fabric. Crown and cheek pads are fully removable and washable.
- All sizes of cheek pads are interchangeable in all helmet sizes for custom fitting.
- Optically superior Pinlock-prepared faceshield: New 3D design provides 98% UV protection, features anti-scratch coating and is prepared for the anti-fog Pinlock insert.
- RapidFire II Shield Replacement System: Quick, secure, tool-less removal and installation.
- ACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System: Full front-to-back airflow flushes heat and humidity up and out.
- Snell and DOT approved
- Sizes XS-3XL
HJC FG-17 Color Options/MSRP:
- Solid colors: Black, White, Rubbertone (MSRP $189.99)
- Metallic colors: Silver (MSRP $194.99)
- Graphics: Ace, Force (MSRP $199.99)
- Lorenzo X-Fuera (MSRP $239.99)
For additional information, visit HJC Helmets.