The Shoei X-Twelve is backed by a five-year warranty and can be sent back for a free impact and safety inspection service at any time, should you put one through the ringer like Bradley did. Retail starts at $681.99 for certain solid colors and goes up to $839.99 for racer replica models. Our new-for-2012 Reverb TC-2 graphic slotted right in the middle of the price bracket, with an MSRP of $807.99.
AGV’s new Grid helmet is loaded with features we’ve come to expect from the Italian company, including a user-friendly shield release system and redesigned trim for better comfort. Kento has already put some miles on the helmet, and will report in due time.
Rotobox RBX Carbon Fiber Wheels
What’s next for our capable Kawasaki ZX-10R test bike? Well, we’ve currently got a set of Rotobox RBX carbon fiber wheels set aside for it. The eye-catching RBXs are said to reduce unsprung weight, providing better performance both under braking and acceleration.