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    Question about Helmet requirements.

    I am so a newb when it comes to Road Course / Auto Cross, but I noticed in the NG10 pics the drivers where wearing helmets.

    My question "What kind of helmet do you need?"

    Obviously, you can not sport a dirt bike helmet, so please tell me what do you need?

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    if its anything like at a drag strip it just has to be sneil (not sure if thats spelled right) approved

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    You could wear a motox helmet as long as it was Snell 2005/2010 approved. Most sanctioning bodies require the helmet to be within 10 years, so 2000's are too old.
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    I am more thinking for the NG events, that is all. Thank you for the responses.

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    Here are the 2010 tech requirements http://www.3sng.org/files/NG10_techrequirments.pdf

    I do not expect any real changes.

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    shit, i can't access that at work. can i use any brand-new, full-face motorcycle helmet?

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    Safety Helmet: Bring your own safety helmet, it must be approved by Snell in the current or
    two most recent ratings (e.g. if Snell 95 is in production then 90 and 85 are legal).


    This could change as we get closer to the event and a post will be made when the requirements are final.

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    any preference on SA vs. M or K? i'd like to get an M, so i'm already hooked up for when i get a bike (someday).

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    ...one more question:

    any flip-up snell helmets available? i've never hunted for a helmet before, so i could use some help. any suggestions?

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    ok, looks like m2010 and m2005 are the current snell sanctions for motorcycle helmets. i see that the zeus zs-3000 is listed as snell approved; but only in xs-m sizes (pretty sure i'm a large). does anyone else know of a modular/flip-up that will work?

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