Fox Racing's entry into the premium helmet category is their V3 product line. Let's see how the V3 Fox helmet stacks up against it's competitors.
As with most high end motocross helmets, the V3 fox helmet exceeds Snell and DOT standards. This does not guarantee any level of safety, but it is extra piece of mind for the wearer.
Weighing in at under 3 pounds, the V3 fox helmet is lighter than most of it's competitors. This will be especially appreciated on those longer rides when fatigue sets in.
The V3 fox helmet is one of the coolest and most comfortable helmets available. It has 13 vents and 5 airflow channels. This helmet is the most comfortable helmet that I personally have ever owned. Fox Racing has clearly done their homework in this area.
Priced at just under $ 400, this helmet is at the high end of the range. You shop around the if, you can Usually the find a good Ask Question on a Fox helmet . A few merchants even offer a low price guarantee so that you do not have to spend all your time shopping around.
The included lined helmet bag is very nice. It is of higher quality than most of the competitors bags. An extra visor is also thrown in. The V3 Fox Racing helmet D-rings are made of titanium. That probably does not save you much weight, but it sure sounds good.
There are plenty of color options to choose from for your V3 Fox helmet. Current offerings include the Montage, White Wall, and several color options for the "Race" design.
V3 The Fox helmet is a high quality product. It does not blow away the competition, but it is near the top of every category and hands down the most comfortable helmet on the market. In terms of value for your money, you can go wrong with the V3.