HJC Releases FG-17 Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet

HJC FG-17 Lorenzo X-Fuera

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.