There are so many different types of snowmobile helmets available in the market, with different kinds of shapes, sizes and even lens colours. This is due to the evolution of the different styles in order to suit the riding style of each person. Snowmobiling can both be a sport or even just a leisure activity, so it could also highly depend on those two factors. Nonetheless, it’s still a necessity to get the best snowmobile which depends on your ride style in order to get the maximum protection you could get.
- Vega X888 Full Face Helmet
- Fuel Helmets SH-FF0016 Full Face Helmet Gloss Black
- ILM 10 Colours Motorcycle Flip Up Modular Helmet DOT
- IV2 Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Gloss Black Motorcycle Snowmobile Helmet DOT
- IV2 Motorcycle / Snowmobile Matte Black Dual Visor Modular Helmet DOT
- IV2 Helmets Demon Samurai Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Motorcycle Snowmobile Helmet DOT
- YEMA Helmet YM-925 Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Motorcycle Helmet
- IV2 Viper Modular Dual Visor Motorcycle / Snowmobile Helmet DOT Approved Model # 953
Vega X888 Full Face Helmet
The Vega X888 Full Face Helmet comes in 2 differently finished shades of black: the Flat Black or the Gloss Black. It also comes in different sizes which ranges from extra small, small, medium, large, extra-large, and double extra-large. It’s a good snowmobile helmet because it’s designed to have 9 different kinds of shield options and as well as mirrors, tints and anti-fog properties which is perfect to be used during the colder seasons. It meets and even exceeds the standards of US DOT FMVSS 218 so you’re sure of its effectiveness, security, safety, and durability. If you find your helmet with a factory defect or if it arrives faulty at your doorstep, you can simply return it or ask for an exchange up to until a year from the date of purchase.
It’s a well-built and designed helmet that’s safe for all types of ride because the fabric used inside have wick-dry anti-microbial properties. Your head wouldn’t feel squished and suffocated because of the liner as it’s very comfortable to wear. There are also vents included in areas near the forehead, mouth, chin and rear for proper ventilation. The foam used for the helmets are dual density EPS foams so you get double the protection and safety as well. The shield that comes with the standard purchase is a clear one.
Fuel Helmets SH-FF0016 Full Face Helmet Gloss Black
A sleek and cool looking helmet that’s perfect for snowmobile use and is at a much cheaper price compared to the first one is the Fuel Helmets SH-FF0016 Full Face Helmet Gloss Black. It comes in 4 standard sizes of small, medium, large, and extra-large. It also passes the DOT FMVSS N.218 standards so you’re guaranteed of its high durability and maximum safety and protection against any potential harm and danger.
This helmet was designed to get a good ventilation system because of its dual vented diffusers that gives the maximum airflow possible. The shell of the helmet is made out of thermoplastic so you get a very lightweight helmet that’s easy to bring and wear anywhere. The cheek pads can be easily removed so you could clean each and every corner of the helmet once it gets dirty. The shield could also be easily removed without any effort. A snap was also integrated in the chin strap so that you don’t get bothered by excess strap when you are riding. The visor is also removable for leisure rides that don’t require the extra protection. It also comes in a helmet bag that’s scratch resistant so you could easily transport it wherever you go. It may come with a cheaper price tag but don’t be deceived by it as it’s also one of the highest quality made helmets that’s perfect for snowmobiling.
ILM 10 Colours Motorcycle Flip Up Modular Helmet DOT
The ILM 10 Colours Motorcycle Flip Up Modular Helmet DOT gives you the opportunity to choose the perfectly coloured helmet that suits your style. You can choose from a wide array of colours such as: blue, gloss black, green, matte black, red, silver, white, yellow, skull black, or white being white as the most expensive option you could get. Their sizing is a bit bigger compared to other snowmobile helmets as it’s only available in medium, large or extra-large sizing. The medium sized helmet measures 57-58 cm with 22.4-22.8 inches; the large measures 59-60 cm with 23.2-23.6 inches; while the extra-large size measures 61-62 cm with 24-24.4 inches.
You’re guaranteed of safe ride because the inner lining of the helmet was designed to have EPS Impact Absorption giving you a comfortable feels even if you hit bumps on the road. It’s also very lightweight and easy to wear as the materials used for the liners and cheek pads are all lightweight and can be easily removed in order to be washed. The design reduces the noise which can come from wind especially during fast rides. It has a clear visor already included in the design which has anti-scratch resistance and anti-fog properties. It strictly follows the DOT FMVSS-218 Safety Standards so you’re guaranteed that it has the go signal to be used for extreme sports such as snowmobiling.
IV2 Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Gloss Black Motorcycle Snowmobile Helmet DOT
A more expensive option which also has a higher quality compared to the others on the list is the IV2 Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Gloss Black Motorcycle Snowmobile Helmet DOT. It exceeds the DOT FMVSS.218 requirements so you’re sure of its build and quality. It only has 3 standard sizes of small, medium and large and it has a nice black finish that makes you look like a cool race car driver from the movies.
It has a very durable and heavy-duty build because of the reinforced fiber used along with the EPS impact foam to give added security and protection. It’s very lightweight as well because the shell is made out of ABS thermal plastic compost. You can easily switch from a full-faced helmet to an open face mode with just a push of a button. It would automatically flip up the visor in seconds. It has great air ventilation and maximum airflow circulation so you are very comfortable riding with the helmet on. The sun visor is easily retractable and it has scratch resistance properties which allow you to have 100% visibility at all times. You also get a helmet bag that’s made out of microfiber cloth so it won’t get scratched even in storage. The visor can also be replaced with their more durable visors most especially for snowmobiling – they have the anti-fog visor available.
IV2 Motorcycle / Snowmobile Matte Black Dual Visor Modular Helmet DOT
The IV2 Motorcycle / Snowmobile Matte Black Dual Visor Modular Helmet DOT is relatively within the same price range as the previously mentioned Modular Flip Up Gloss Black Helmet. It’s available in 4 different sizes – small, medium, large, and extra-large with small being the most expensive out of all the 4. It meets and even exceeds the DOT FMVSS.218 standards which guarantee that the helmet can safely be used for vehicular purposes. Meaning, it can give the needed safety and protection that comes with the possible dangers and accidents with driving motorcycle, snowmobiles and the like.
This snowmobile helmet has a nice matte black finish which makes it look cooler and sleeker compared to the other helmets on this list. It also has a nice grip and it’s less slippery compared to the glossed and more slippery helmets. The outer shell is made out of ABS thermal plastic compost with reinforced fiber and added EPS impact foam to ensure maximum safety and security of the user. It’s a well-ventilated helmet that’s designed to have a good airflow system so that each user wouldn’t feel suffocated or hot under any circumstance or weather. The visor could easily be pulled down or upwards with just a single push of a button all thanks to the flip-up modular feature the helmet boasts.
IV2 Helmets Demon Samurai Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Motorcycle Snowmobile Helmet DOT
If you’re into a snowmobile which features a simple yet wonderful design, then you can opt for the IV2 Helmets Demon Samurai Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Motorcycle Snowmobile Helmet DOT. The helmet has a white base and has a black demon samurai design with different patterns all over. It’s all priced the same with sizing options between small, medium and large. Since it came from IV2 Helmets, don’t be surprised to get the same exceptional DOT FMVSS.218 standards approval when it comes to safety and security especially when used during rides.
The package comes with a microfiber cloth helmet bag where you can store the helmet when not in use. The microfiber material is perfect so that the helmet won’t get scratched or damaged in anyway even in storage. It’s very durable and sturdy because of its design and the materials used. The visor which is already included with the purchase can be removed and replaced with an ionized, anti-fog and scratch resistant visor that’s perfect for colder weathers thus making it the best visor to use for snowmobiling. You can also easily pull up or pull down the visor even as you are riding because you only need to push 1 button for it.
YEMA Helmet YM-925 Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Motorcycle Helmet
The YEMA Helmet YM-925 Dual Visor Modular Flip Up Motorcycle Helmet is on the more affordably priced snowmobile helmets on this list. It’s available in 4 different colours: black, matte black, white and red with red being the cheapest option among the 4. It also comes in different sizes depending on your preference of how to wear your helmet (whether loose or fit): small, medium, large, extra-large, and double extra-large. The helmet sizing gift you the best option so that you can have the most comfortable and perfectly fit helmet for your ride.
The helmet fits the DOT safety standards when it comes to accessories for vehicular usage. Meaning, the government guarantees that when you use this helmet, you are safe and protected from any potential harm and danger that come along with motorcycle, scooter or snowmobile riding. It has an ABS shell which makes it so lightweight and easy to bring around. Because of its lightweight properties, it’s very comfortable to wear no matter the circumstances or weather conditions. The helmet was designed to have built-in double visors which feature a sunshield that could easily drop down when needed. The helmet liner can be easily removed so that you can wash it off if the need arises. It’s also completely antibacterial with odor resistance. The helmet has a great ventilation system which maximizes airflow so you’ll never feel suffocated or hot when using it.
IV2 Viper Modular Dual Visor Motorcycle / Snowmobile Helmet DOT Approved Model # 953
The last snowmobile helmet on the list is yet again from IV2 Helmets, which is the leader when it comes to making fully safe, secured and high protection helmets most especially for vehicular use such as motorcycling and snowmobiling. Like always, their helmets pass and even exceed the standards set by the DOT FMVSS.218 requirements. Their Viper Modular Dual Visor Motorcycle / Snowmobile Helmet DOT Approved Model # 953 features a glossy black helmet with streaks of white and grey as a simple design. This is perfect for you if you prefer your helmets to have a little bit of design and customization and also if you like to stand out from the rest.
It’s a very durable helmet with reinforced fiber and an ABS thermal plastic composite shell. An EPS impact foam is also integrated in the design ensuring its users 100% safety and protection against any bumps along the ride. The visor can be easily pulled up for a open face helmet with just a single touch of a button, in the same manner that it can easily be pulled down for a full-faced helmet for maximum protection. The open air vents were placed ergonomically to ensure full durability and functionality of the helmet while giving maximum airflow and ventilation. The visor could also be replaced by a more suitable visor for snowmobile riding that has anti-fog properties.
There are a lot of snowmobile helmets available in the market and it’s a pretty tough choice to figure out which one is the best for you. The first thing you have to consider is the build and durability of the helmet because you have to prioritize your safety just in case something bad goes wrong during a ride. Secondly is the price. If you’re only riding a snowmobile for leisure and not so often, it’s a better option to get a cheaper alternative since most professional snowmobile helmets may cost a fortune. Whatever color, design or visor you choose, the top most concern should be your safety.