Some Cool Bell Helmet Facts You Should Know.
Saturday 12th July 2014
Bell Helmet was founded by a guy named Roy Richter in 1954 in Bell, California. Roy had lost some dear friends to auto racing wrecks and set out to make racing safer. His relentless pursuit of this goal produced the world's first truly protective helmets and his legacy lives on today.
The roster of past, present and future Bell Riders is a who's who of the best athletes on wheels. The names Mario Andretti, Jeremy McGrath, Brian Lopes, Dave Mirra, Tyler Hamilton, Bobby Julich, Jamie Whitmore, Bob "Hurricane" Hannah, Tim DeBoom, Wade Simmons, Ivan Basso, and Jamie Bestwick are just the tip of the iceburg.
Bell breaks more helmets than most other companies make. Bell has the most advanced test facility in the world and they test four times as many helmets as are required. They feel their customers and dealers are worth it.
Top notch colors and graphics make Bell one of the most sought-after brands in the world. With nearly 100 different color/graphic combinations, Bell has something to suit everyone.