New HJC Models now available!

Exciting News! HJC has just released THREE brand new helmet models to ring in the new year! Brand spanking new to the motorcycle scene. We’ve got the IS-33 solids, IS-16 solids, IS-16 graphics, and the IS-Max as well as some new helmets added to some our our favorite HJC models. The wonderful people at HJC have brought a little bit of everything to the table, just when you thought they couldn’t possibly make any more great helmets for such a great price, they did.

Introducing the IS-Max: The ever so lovely modular helmet. Modular helmets are the craze for a reason — HJC has some great new solid modular helmets with an even more slick appearance then that of it’s predecessors.

HJC IS-Max Helmet - Silver

HJC IS-Max Helmet - Silver

Helmet City is officially dubbing the IS-Max motorcycle helmet the “double-take” helmet! It’s just hard to take your eyes off this one. The IS-Max helmet features include:

Advanced Polycarbonate Composite Shell

  • Lightweight, superior fit and comfort using advanced CAD technology
  • Aerodynamic shell with large eyeport for greater visibility
  • Impact absorbing, multiple density EPS liner
    Flip-up Chin Bar and Face Shield
  • Single-button release allows chin bar/face shield to be easily opened or closed with either hand
  • Flip-up chin bar makes communicating with with your helmet on easier and wearing glasses more comfortable
    “ACS” Advanced Channeling Ventilation System
  • Multi stage intake vents combine with rear exit vents to provide flow-through ventilation
  • Chin bar intake vent provides airflow across the shield interior to help eliminate shield fogging
    SilverCool Removable/Washable Interior Lining
  • Moisture-wicking and odor-free interior with advanced SilverCool anti-bacterial fabric
  • Comfortable, removable and washable
    SunShield Visor System
  • One-touch integrated smoke-tinted SunShield deploys and retracts quickly and easily
  • Adjustable to three positions
    HJ-17 Shield and Quickslide Shield Replacement System
  • QuickSlide shield replacement system allows for quick, secure and tool-less shield removal and installation
  • Optically correct face shield offers 95% UV protection
    Nylon Strap-Retention Band
  • Neatly secures chin strap
  • Dot-218

The IS-Max motorcycle helmet is available in solid colors — including Silver, Anthracite, Black, White, and Wine.

And, what about those IS-16 Helmets that everyone’s talking about? These motorcycle helmets are available in both solids and graphics (Scratch and Arkanium).

HJC IS-16 Helmet, Scratch MC-1

HJC IS-16 Helmet, Scratch MC-1

The Scratch is available in Red, Blue, Yellow and Black. The other IS-16 graphic, Arkanium, is available in Pink and Black. The IS-16 features include:

Advanced Polycarbonate Composite Shell

  • Lightweight, superior fit and comfort using advanced CAD technology
  • Aerodynamic shell with large eyeport for greater visibility
  • Impact absorbing, multi-density EPS liner
    “ACS” Advanced Channeling Ventilation System
  • ACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System provides flow-through ventilation
  • Multi-stage intake vents and exhaust vents allow full front to back fresh airflow that flushes heat and humidity out of the helmet
    SilverCool Interior
  • Moisture-wicking and odor-free interior with advanced SilverCool antibacterial fabric
  • Comfortable, removable and washable
    Rapidfire Shield Replacement System
  • Quick, secure, tool-less shield removal/installation system
  • Aerodynamic, flush-mounted shield fit for reduced turbulence
    SunShield Visor System
  • One-touch integrated smoke-tinted SunShield deploys and retracts quickly and easily
  • Adjustable to three positions
    HJ-09 Accusight Anti-Fog Shield
  • Anti-fog, scratch-resistant hard coating
  • Optically correct 3D design
  • Rated to block 95% of harmful UV radiation
    Nylon Strap Retention System
  • Neatly secures chin strap
    Built-In Communication with Speaker Pockets
  • Standards: DOT-218

Finally, we have the HJC IS-33 helmets. HJC’s new contribution to open-face helmets: The IS-33. The IS-33 solid motorcycle helmets are available in Anthracite, Black, White, Matte Black, Silver, and Wine.

HJC IS-33 Helmet, Black

HJC IS-33 Helmet, Black

The IS-33 motorcycle helmets include the following features:

Advanced Polycarbonate Composite Shell

  • Lightweight,superior fit and comfort using advanced CAD technology
  • Aerodynamic shell with large eyeport for greater visibility
  • Impact absorbing,multi-density EPS liner
    SunShield Visor System
  • One-touch integrated smoke-tinted SunShield (PP #111/3335,855) deploys and retracts quickly and easily
    ACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System
  • ACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System provides flow-through ventilation
  • Multi-stage intake vents and exhaust vents allow full front to back fresh airflow that flushes heat and humidity out of the helmet
    SilverCool™ Interior
  • Moisture-wicking and odor-free interior with advanced SilverCool™ antibacterial fabric
  • Comfortable,removable and washable
    HJ-117J Shield and QuickSlide Shield Replacement System
  • QuickSlide shield replacement system allows for quick,secure and tool-less shield removal and installation
  • Optically correct face shield offers 95% UV protection
    Nylon Strap Retention System
  • Neatly secures chin strap
    Standards
  • DOT-218
    Stop by and check out these brand new additions to the already impressive inventory of HJC motorcycle helmets. New additions to the HJC family excluding the IS-33, IS-16 or IS-Max models are the CL-X5N Solids, CL-X5N Graphics Matrix and Royale, FS-15 Carbon which are now available in different colors.

The New Shark Evoline

Shark Evoline – The name on everybody’s lips. With all the great features Shark’s new modular helmet has to offer, why shouldn’t it be? Shark’s new line of Evoline motorcycle helmets were featured in the March 2009 issue of the well known Rider Magazine.

The Evoline's progression from a full face to an open face helmet.

Helmet City is now glad to be offering the Shark Evoline. Check out the Evoline Solids available for $359.95 and the Evoline Absolute Graphic for $404.95.

Shark Evoline Helmet - Silver

Shark Evoline Helmet - Silver

The Shark Evoline Helmet features include:

  • 2-in-1 helmet converts from a full-face
    to an open-face and back again
  • Retractible, interior anti-scratch sun visor
  • External high safety toric anti-scratch/anti-fog visor
  • External visor, easy to dismantle without tools
  • Chin strap with an exclusive and patented
    Tech Move System guide
  • Can be opened with one hand
  • Stainless steel closing system
  • Inset vents
  • Hermetic watertight edging
  • Anti-backwash deflector
  • Meryl interior can be fully dismantled and is washable and adjustable
  • Precise Lock chin strap with click closing device
  • 5-year manufacturer’s warranty

The Shark Evoline motorcycle helmet is the talk of the ‘biz’ — one of the best modular helmets now available. Shark has used all the great features of their succesful RSR2 model and improved many of the helmets features to bring you the Shark Evoline. So, what are you waiting for? Check out the Shark Evoline modular helmets!

Motorcycle Jackets never looked so good!

Helmet City offers many of the great brands you know and love in the motorcycle jacket industry — Tour Master, First Gear, Cortech, Joe Rocket, Scorpion and many more! We have recently expanded our inventory to include OSI Jackets as well Joe Rocket’s Goldwing, Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Yamaha brands. If you already love Joe Rockets line of motorcycle jackets or anything else they make; you’ll love these new brands of motorcycle jackets. If you’re not too familiar with Joe Rockets impressive inventory, you’ve come to the right place. So, welcome!

Presenting Joe Rocket’s ingenious collaboration with Honda: (and might we add one of the most successful duos we’ve seen here at Helmet City!)

Honda CBR Mesh/Textile Jacket, Red/Black

Honda CBR Mesh/Textile Jacket, Red/Black

Honda CBR Leather Jacket, GunMetal/Black/White

Honda CBR Leather Jacket, GunMetal/Black/White

Whether you’re looking for a leather, mesh or textile motorcycle jacket, Honda and Joe Rocket have it all! Honda has one of the most adventurous lines of leather jackets, including Blue, GunMetal, White, Black, and Red! If you love you’re leather but you’re looking for some more variety than your standard leather jacket has to offer, you can stop looking.

Honda has a great line of textile motorcycle jackets as well, including colorful lines of mesh, textile and mesh/textile jackets. Honda textile jackets offer several different styles — CBR, Endurance, Inteceptor, Red Rider, and their Performance line. Each line unique in it’s own way with many great features to adapt to each motorcycle rider. If you want the thin comfort of a windbreaker with great protection, check our the Honda Performance Mesh/Textile Jackets or the Honda Red Rider Textile Jacket. If you’re looking for a similar style to the Honda leather motorcycle jacket but you’re holding on to your love of textile jackets, try our the Honda CBR Mesh/Textile Jacket available in Blue, Red, and White!

Honda Leather Motorcycle Jackets features include:

  • 1.4mm cowhide
  • C.E. rated protectors in shoulders and elbows
  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Variable Flow ventilation system
  • Sure Fit adjustable waistband
  • 360° plus 8″ zipper for pant attachment
  • Reflective stripe
  • Pocket for audio devise with port for wire

Honda Textile Motorcycle Jackets features include:

  • Free-air poly/mesh shell
  • Removable windproof liner
  • C.E. rated protectors in shoulders and elbows
  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Elastic sleeve adjusters
  • Sure Fit adjustable waistband
  • 8″ rear zipper for pant attachment
  • Reflective stripe
  • Pocket for audio device with port for wire

Another Succesful Joe Rocket sponsored motorcycle jacket is their line of Suzuki Leather and Textile motorcycle jackets.

Suzuki Leather Superbike Replica Jacket, White/Blue/Black

Suzuki Leather Superbike Replica Jacket, White/Blue/Black

Suzuki Busa Textile Jacket, White/Black

Suzuki Busa Textile Jacket, White/Black

Suzuki motorcycle jackets show a different side to Joe Rocket’s line of motorcycle jackets. Suzuki jackets are available in a variety of colors in both leather and textile fabrics, with designs that display a sporty edge to your typical motorcycle jacket. If you like representing labels and brand names, Joe Rockets Suzuki line was made for you!

Suzuki Leather motorcycle jackets features include:

  • 1.2 to 1.4mm cowhide
  • C.E. rated protectors in shoulders and elbows
  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Variable Flow ventilation system
  • Sure Fit adjustable waistband
  • 360° plus 8″ zipper for pant attachment
  • Reflective stripe
  • The Suzuki Superbike Replica Jacket is a licensed Suzuki product

Suzuki Textile motorcycle jackets features include:

  • Wind and Water Resistant Hitena Nylon Shell
  • C.E. rated protectors in shoulders and elbows
  • Removable spine pad with pocket for optional C.E. spine protector
  • Variable Flow ventilation system
  • Removable insulated vest liner
  • Adjustable Sleeves
  • Sure Fit adjustable waistband
  • Snap loops for attaching jacket to belt
  • Official licensed Suzuki product

There is still so much to learn about Joe Rockets line of motorcycle jackets. We hope that you’ll stop by and check out Joe Rocket Goldwing, Yamaha, and Kawasaki jackets as well as well as the Honda and Suzuki lines. Why let us tell you how great Joe Rockets expansive line of motorcycle jackets are, come see for yourself! Don’t forget… Helmet City also offers several other top brands of motorcycle jackets that are just waiting for you to explore.

The Modular Snow Helmet you’ve been waiting for!

You’ve read about our snowmobile helmets; you’ve read about our flip-up modular helmets, but you haven’t read about our snowmobile modular helmets. You get the great features of having a motorcycle helmet designed for harsh, cold snowy conditions as well as the modular ease of a flip-up motorcycle helmet. No more tossing and turning at night thinking about whether an above satisfactory modular snowmobile helmet exists! Have no fear, the motorcycle connoisseurs are here!

The most popular helmet that Helmet City has to offer with these great features is the HJC CL-MAX Snowmobile Helmet. You might be wondering what makes this snowmobile any better than a regular snowmobile helmet? Well, are you in for a treat. The biggest attractions to the HJC CL-Max Snowmobile Helmet is the dual paned shield, the breath box and of course the ease of the modular design.

HJC CL-Max Snowmobile Helmet - Black

HJC CL-Max Snowmobile Helmet - Black

The HJC CL-Max Snowmobile Helmet features include:

  • Lightweight injection molded thermoplastic shell design
  • Flip-up chin bar and face shield
  • Flow-through ventilation system
  • Anti-fog system
  • Removable / washable interior
  • Nylon strap retention band
  • 2-stage compression shield closure system

Construction: Injection-molded thermoplastic shell with ABS/Polycarbonate Alloy chin bar
Weight: Adult: 3.63 lbs/1650 grams (approx)
Standard: Dot-218

Note: This model is also available with an electric shield. So, if you want you face to have the extra coziness of being inside while still in the snow the HJC CL-Max Snowmobile Helmet with Electric Sheild is the way to go.