Shoei is paying tribute to the youngster who has won the past-two MotoGP titles - Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez.
Shoei has released its RF-1200 in two custom Marquez graphic options for 2015. The two lids are the Indy Marquez TC-2, and the Marquez3 TC-1.
Speaking of the new lids, Shoei says “The youngest rider ever to win back-to-back world titles, Marquez and his progressive style and unmatched speed reply on the X-Twelve’s innovative features to keep him at the top of his game. Track certified by the fastest rider on the planet, the X-Twelve is a proven race weapon for those in need of high-end performance.”
Moichi Tsuzuki, President of Shoei Safety Helmet Corp., says “Shoei is very proud to support Marc. He genuinely is a good hearted enjoyable character that everyone loves. We have the best helmets on the planet and the best rider on the planet, it’s a perfect match! In honor of our record breaking champion, Shoei is pleased to announce the addition of these two replica helmets.”
Following is information on the RF1200 Marquez lids:
• Indy Marquez TC-2 – This special edition graphic made its debut during last year’s grand prix at the historical circuit of Indianapolis as a tribute to its heritage in flat-track racing. Most people know that Marc loves flat-track racing and competes against the world’s best at a few select rounds often using his Indy tribute graphic. MSRP $627.
• Marquez3 TC-1 – This special edition graphic is brand new for this 2015 season. This helmet debuted a few days ago when Marc showed it to his 3 million+ social media fans. This will be his new graphic for the 2015 season and will be first used in competition at round 1 in Qatar, just a few days away. MSRP $626.99
For additional information, visit Shoei-helmets.com.