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Two more years for Shoei and Marc

Marc Marquez will be riding with Shoei helmets for the 2019 and 2020 MotoGP season.

Márquez Replicas

Despite his young age, Marc Márquez has already won 7 MotoGP World Championship titles - all wearing a SHOEI helmet, of course. In honour of the Catalan, SHOEI now offers five replicas. A new addition is the "Marquez Motegi 3 TC-2" which will be available at the end of November 2019 and which Marc wore when he won the seventh World Championship title in Japan in 2018.

The change - Interview Eugene Laverty (Milwaukee Aprilia)

2017 is not an easy season for Eugene. The 30-year-old irishman and former MotoGP racer is currently at 10th place of the Superbike World Championship. At the race in Assen/NL we had a little chat with him about the reasons and the differences between MotoGP and WorldSBK.

Overview of the available SHOEI visor tints

An important and interesting subject are the characteristics of the different visors and their tints. Based on the new SHOEI model „RYD“ we want to show the CWR-1 visors in his different versions.

All good things come in fours?

Marc Márquez faces his fifth season on the Repsol Honda team with the aim of retaining the MotoGP World Championship.

Interview Marc Márquez

Long time Shoei ambassador Alex Hofmann visited Marc Márquez in his museum to talk about his past season and the relationship to Shoei.

Smith dares to dream

Bradley Smith looks to Cal Crutchlow for inspiration for a maiden MotoGP win.

Out for the first time

Bradley Smith was out with his new KTM bike for the first time during the Valencia test. We asked him about his impression of the bike and the team.

KTM goes MotoGP

In front of 80.000 fans the KTM testriders Mika Kallio and Alex Hofmann presented at the austrian Red-Bull-Ring in Spielberg the new RC16 racebike. We asked KTM motorsport captain Pit Beirer and testrider Alex Hofmann about the way of KTM into the MotoGP world.

X-Spirit III - Video tutorials

The new racing helmet ‚X-Spirit III‘ is the top-model of SHOEI and has plenty of innovative features and possibilities to make him fit perfectly. These five videos show all functions and explain them step by step.

2 more years!

SHOEI Co., Ltd. announces the extension of the contracts with Marc Marquez for 2 years.

The living legend

For two weeks in June the world's focus is on a small island in the Irish Sea. The Isle of Man TT is the most incredible race that reduces riders and on lookers to their most basic instincts. It is a race that is regularly touched by tragedy where riders die in pursuit of going faster than most believe is possible. John McGuinness has seen both sides of the coin at the TT with 23 victories offering the highpoint in contrast to the number of friends and rivals that have met their end on the roads.

Look behind the curtain

Shoei is well know for its racing activities. To give you a small insight on the work that goes into the MotoGP support, we followed our technician for a weekend in Jerez.

Interview Jeremy Seewer

The 21 year old swiss SUZUKI Factory MX2 rider has a great year so far and currently lays in a strong second place of the FIM Motocross World Championship behind KTM’s Jeffrey Herlings. So Seewer is „best of the rest“ after 7 of 18 races and while Jeffrey is hunting for records, Jeremy is always behind and keeps patient … waiting for his chance …

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Graphics J-Cruise II

The new J-Cruise II (2020) is available in the following graphics and colours:

J-Cruise II

Meet our new high-end open-face-helmet for 2020 - ready for the SRL communication system!

SHOEI GT-AIR II

Meet the new Shoei GT-Air II.

Meet the EX-ZERO

Say hello to the new Shoei EX-ZERO. The full face retro helmet with up to date safety and comfort.

Márquez Replicas

Despite his young age, Marc Márquez has already won 7 MotoGP World Championship titles - all wearing a SHOEI helmet, of course. In honour of the Catalan, SHOEI now offers five replicas. A new addition is the "Marquez Motegi 3 TC-2" which will be available at the end of November 2019 and which Marc wore when he won the seventh World Championship title in Japan in 2018.

The new NEOTEC II

The new NEOTEC II is the redesigned successor of the very successful NEOTEC. Every aspect of the helmet was improved, starting with the optimized visor system, over the ventilation to the integration of a communication system. All with the goal that you will be able to "merge with nature" even better.

The new VFX-WR

For almost a decade the Shoei VFX-W defined a new design language for off-road helmets. It became an icon of the sport and was copied by many companies. It was not easy to renew this exceptional helmet, but with the new VFX-WR Shoei set again a new benchmark for the functionality, the comfort and also the design of state of the art motor helmets.

Overview of the available SHOEI visor tints

An important and interesting subject are the characteristics of the different visors and their tints. Based on the new SHOEI model „RYD“ we want to show the CWR-1 visors in his different versions.

X-Spirit III - Video tutorials

The new racing helmet ‚X-Spirit III‘ is the top-model of SHOEI and has plenty of innovative features and possibilities to make him fit perfectly. These five videos show all functions and explain them step by step.

Casual gear

Many of our fans requested it for years and finally here it is. The first clothing lineup from Shoei. Now you can express your feelings for the best helmets in the world even without wearing a helmet.

Paint job

We’ve sent four J•O helmets to some of the best painters of the custom-scene to have their own idea of designing this great helmet. No special rules by SHOEI - just be creative. Now you can see the outcome and enjoy their work. Great job, ladies and gentlemen!

Shoei JO by El Solitario

This is what happens when the wolves lay their claws on the latest SHOEI J•O Helmet

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Márquez Replicas

Despite his young age, Marc Márquez has already won 7 MotoGP World Championship titles - all wearing a SHOEI helmet, of course. In honour of the Catalan, SHOEI now offers five replicas. A new addition is the "Marquez Motegi 3 TC-2" which will be available at the end of November 2019 and which Marc wore when he won the seventh World Championship title in Japan in 2018.

The change - Interview Eugene Laverty (Milwaukee Aprilia)

2017 is not an easy season for Eugene. The 30-year-old irishman and former MotoGP racer is currently at 10th place of the Superbike World Championship. At the race in Assen/NL we had a little chat with him about the reasons and the differences between MotoGP and WorldSBK.

Melero FMX World Champion 2016

On November 18th the last round of the FMX worlds was held in Gdansk/Poland. The new World Champion was already crowned with Spains Maikel Melero, who gained the 2016 title in front of Australias Rob Adelberg.

KTM goes MotoGP

In front of 80.000 fans the KTM testriders Mika Kallio and Alex Hofmann presented at the austrian Red-Bull-Ring in Spielberg the new RC16 racebike. We asked KTM motorsport captain Pit Beirer and testrider Alex Hofmann about the way of KTM into the MotoGP world.

The living legend

For two weeks in June the world's focus is on a small island in the Irish Sea. The Isle of Man TT is the most incredible race that reduces riders and on lookers to their most basic instincts. It is a race that is regularly touched by tragedy where riders die in pursuit of going faster than most believe is possible. John McGuinness has seen both sides of the coin at the TT with 23 victories offering the highpoint in contrast to the number of friends and rivals that have met their end on the roads.

Interview Jeremy Seewer

The 21 year old swiss SUZUKI Factory MX2 rider has a great year so far and currently lays in a strong second place of the FIM Motocross World Championship behind KTM’s Jeffrey Herlings. So Seewer is „best of the rest“ after 7 of 18 races and while Jeffrey is hunting for records, Jeremy is always behind and keeps patient … waiting for his chance …

Graphics VFX-WR

The VFX is aready an icon in the world of offroad racing. With the new VFX-WR this series is still ahead of the competion and the Aleegiant graphic for 2020 makes it even more attraktive.

Graphics X-Spirit III

The top racing helmet has a new Motegi graphic for the 2020 season.

X-Spirit III - Modular Interior

The X-Spirit III's modular interior design enables individual adjustment of the pads and thus a perfect fit for almost any head shape. Especially at higher speeds, a perfect helmet fit offers not only a decisive improvement in stability and comfort, but also an additional safety feature.

Interview with Marc Márquez

Marc Márquez has revealed the crucial moments in the 2018 MotoGP World Championship season thus far that helped him seal his fifth title in six years racing motorbikes at the elite level.

Graphics 2020

These are the new 2020 graphic variations for the GT-Air II, Neotec II, X-Spirit II, NXR and J•O helmets. Next to this the unicolor versions and some graphics of former years are also available.

Graphics GT-Air II

The all new GT-Air II helmet also has some fresh and interesting graphics:

Classic jerseys

Our riding jerseys in their classic MX vented style are a perfect addition to the EX-Zero helmet, for more modern motocross racers with VFX-WR helmets, as casual gear or even for street riding.

Graphics J•O

Already a classic in the custombike scene the J•O has a new colour for 2020:

Graphic Neotec II

The all new flip off touring helmet has a new graphic in his third year on the market.

Graphics NXR

Our sporty street helmet NXR has some great new graphics for the 2020 season. Check them out:

Photochromic visor

A self-tinting visor is the most comfortable way of effective sun protection. The world's leading manufacturer Transitions has developed exactly this for SHOEI helmets. A chemical reaction permanently adjusts the tint of the visor.

Matthias Walkner wins 2018 Dakar Rally

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Matthias Walkner entered the final timed special stage of the rally with a healthy 22-minute lead over his nearest competitor. Holding his nerve and completing the short 120km loop around the Argentinian city of Córdoba, the KTM 450 RALLY mounted rider did exactly what he needed to do to win the 2018 Dakar Rally. This victory, the first for an Austrian rider in the motorcycle class, is the 17th in a row for KTM, who have won each and every edition of the Dakar since the rally moved to South America in 2009.

Big 6 - Marc Marquez wins 2017 MotoGP World Championship

Marc Marquez is the 2017 MotoGP World Champion after taking the third place in the final round of 2017 MotoGP season at Grand Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana.

Who needs 9 lives?

If you follow the new custom movement that saw an incredible blast in the past years, chances are quite high that you have witnessed a strange looking motorcycle with a fairing that looks as if it comes directly from a 60s racetrack.