The carbon fibre GP-6 RC incorporates the very best Arai technology to meet the FIA 8860-2010 standard. The GP-6 RC is the obvious choice for drivers competing in Formula 1, GP2, FIA GT, WTCC and other classes where the stringent FIA 8860-2010 regulations apply. The state of the art Arai GP-6RC helmet is a stunning example of Arai’s vision and technology made into a real world piece of equipment. It is made from a proprietary weave of carbon fiber that combines the existing light weight and high strength of Carbon Fiber with added flexibility which standard CF does not possess.
This flexibility of the GP-6RC shell allows the helmet to flex on impact and not splinter or shatter like standard CF is known to do. This gives Arai the ability to produce a helmet ready for the demands and requirements of Formula 1 Racing. All the know how and experience we gained in years of F1 racing, is incorporated in this helmet. Perfect aerodynamic properties, improved ventilation and unsurpassed fit and comfort all make the GP-6 RC the ultimate racing helmet. All GP-6 RC helmets come standard with a PED set and Emergency Release System cheek pads. Improved visor lock that can be operated with one hand with gloves, smooth Nomex neckroll, Kevlar chin straps and Nomex lining.
The new GP-6 RC comes complete with a ped set, extra set of ventilation ducts and of course fitted FHR anchors and all obligatory FIA labels.
Large 10mm intake and exhaust holes for increased airflow (front vents are closeable)
New shield pivot hardware with redesigned track slider for improved aerodynamics
Wider eye port for increased peripheral vision
New positive shield locking mechanism provides solid shield latching while allowing normal operation
Factory installed FHR anchors with Arai logos, newly integrated seats for FHR posts provide a flat surface for the anchor to sit flush around its entire perimeter
Proprietary Carbon Fiber weave provides strong yet flexible shell allowing improved performance while keeping weight and size to a minimum
Arai 6 Series 3mm thick visor (not interchangeable with GP-5)
Removable cheek pads for a custom fit (feature Emergency Release System tabs for easy helmet removal in an accident)
Includes: a ped set, extra set of ventilation ducts and of course fitted FHR anchors and all obligatory FIA labels