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Snell SA2020 Coming!

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Snell SA2020 Coming!

The Countdown is on, the date is set: October 1, 2020 is the approved release date that Snell will allow helmet manufacturers to sell to the public the upcoming certification. We at Black Armor Helmets are finalizing the facelift to the classic Circuit Pro helmet, incorporating improvements in impact and fire protection, incorporating improved materials, and releasing new accessories that are backwards-compatible with previous generations. Some pre-release details can be found here: https://blackarmorhelmets.com/products/circuit-pro-2020 Just like we did in 2015, we will be offering discounted pre-orders so that you can be one of the first to get your new SA2020 helmet!...

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Black Friday through Cyber Monday Sale ON NOW!

Black Friday through Cyber Monday Sale ON NOW!

This year we are excited to offer a free shield upgrade (amber, smoke, light smoke, blue iridium, chrome or gold) PLUS a 20-pack of tearoffs with any helmet purchase over $399! That's a $73.99 value! We're also excited to announce a new development with our ModPods and GLADIATOR line of helmets -- CARBON PODS! Designed and made by RHR Performance these 100% carbon fiber pods are a significant upgrade from our previous ABS plastic pods! Customers with the ABS pods stay tuned for a special deal to upgrade to the carbon units! Order your helmet today and be included in...

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June Sprints 2018 Contingency Program

June Sprints 2018 Contingency Program

Black Armor Helmets is proud to be a sponsor of the 63rd running of the historic June Sprints at Road America.  June Sprints is hosted by the Chicago Region SCCA and has been putting on a great show for over six decades now.  We can't wait! Grab some decals in tech and visit our tent for more information.  We will be giving away some great product certificates to the podium finishers, as well as 10th and 20th place in the Spec Miata and Spec Racer Ford classes.  June Sprints. It's not just another race.

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Founder Friday - May 4, 2018

Founder Friday - May 4, 2018

May the Fourth Be With You! Annoying and campy, but it sure is fun to have something in common to laugh about around the office this Friday, May 4th. It's rainy and cold here in Austin, Texas here next to Circuit of the Americas, where the NASA Texas racing group is out testing and racing this weekend leading up to the NASA National Championships later in the year. While not really a typical Texas race day, it's always a great opportunity to get some wet-weather practice in. Driving in the rain is a talent that requires a lot of seat-of-the-pants...

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Founder Friday - April 27, 2018

Founder Friday - April 27, 2018

Once again, we join our company founder James Wilson for another episode of "Founder Friday" here at Black Armor Helmets. "Before a track weekend, it's always best to make lists and set aside time to ensure that you car is up to task. Change the oil, change/check gearbox and diff oil, check wiring connectors, check and tighten suspension bolts, bleed brakes, etc. We do these things to ensure that we get the most out of our weekends by keeping the car on track and at speed during each session, instead of being sidelined from a mechanical failure that could have...

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