September, 2nd 2012; Spa-Francorchamps – Michael Schumacher on his 300th GP in Formula 1.
In commemoration of this day he drove a very special helmet – completely covered with leaf platinum.
This collector’s item will be delivered with a display case in carbon-look, as well as a certificate of authenticity.
The difference between the replica and the original SF1 helmet is the outer shell material. The shell of the SF1 helmet is made of carbon fiber, while the shell of the replica is made of fiberglass. The interior of the helmet is the identical to the original and consists of fire resistant Nomex®. The chin strap is made from a complex procedure of Kevlar material which is then soaked in a special non flammable resin. The integrated H.A.N.S. device is also an original part.
The visor consists of a 3mm thick polycarbonate and is bullet proof according to SNELL standards.
Schuberth Formula One technicians created this helmet as an exact copy of the original and the exterior finish is hand painted by the original designer.
This genuine replica is only available in limited quantities. Only twenty pieces have been made, worldwide.
Each helmet visor wears an original Michael Schumacher autograph.
Please note that this helmet is designated for display/exposition only and is not suitable for usage in motorsports. Not for use as head protection.
If you are interested in buying this helmet, please contact us by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.