Product Assessment: Bell Moto-9S Flex Helmet

11 hours in the past | Phrases: Andy Wigan | Photographs: Jarrad Duffy

A product the Transmoto staff has tried and examined and would advocate to a mate.

After Bell launched their all-new, top-of-the-line Moto-10 Spherical helmet, there was some preliminary confusion over whether or not it was designed to reinforce the model’s super-popular Moto-9 Carbon Flex or change it all-together. Nicely, now the hype surrounding the Moto-10’s launch has subsided, a refined Moto-9 Flex (now referred to as the Moto-9S Flex) has emerged from the shadows to remind us that it’s nonetheless very a lot part of Bell’s grime bike helmet vary, albeit with a tweak to its shell building and a few new graphics choices.

However how does this $880-$950 lid evaluate with its Moto-9 Carbon predecessor, and with the $1200-$1300 Moto-10 that’s now taken over as Bell’s most superior off-road helmet? After we used and abused Bell’s new Moto-9S Flex for a couple of months, right here’s what we are able to inform you…