Stilo WRC Des 8860 Rally
The Stilo WRC Des 8860 rally helmet was the first open faced helmet to have passed the FIA toughest standard, FIA 8860-2004. Originally set for Formula 1 it is now a requirement in all FIA World Championships and required by priority 1 & 2 drivers in the WRC.
Being the first open faced helmet to pass this homologation is testimony to Stilo design and build quality. If safety is of upmost imporance to you when purchasing a new helmet then the WRC 8860 is the helmet of choice.
The Stilo WRC 8860 helmet is packed with technology all incorporated to give far better protection to the user. The helmet absorbs 50% more impact energy and has improved load spreading during side impact accidents. It also resists 30% more penetration energy and in turn offers 30% more protection against injurys caused by excessive rotational accelerations and with the addition of FHR fittings now exceeds todays toughest and highest standard on the market, FIA 8860-2010.
Coming in a 100% carbon construction the helmet is made from the very best materials, and unlike the other helmets in Stilo range the 8860 versions are designed for the increased safety standards that it has to pass, but in turn keep the weight under set limits.
The WRC 8860 Des helmet is also the first helmet to have added protection with EPS cheek pads giving the user extra protection to the sides of the face.
The helmet comes fitted with Stilo's renowned WRC electronics with padded earmuffs for the ultimate in noise cancelling and sound quality. The integrated communication port has been moved slightly forward which now allows easier access while connecting the intercom and more clearance from the fitted HANS post.
The helmet comes with fitted FIA HANS posts as standard.
Small Shell - 1.300 g
Large Shell - 1.350 g