Bell Custom 500 Open Face Motorcycle Helmet

When it comes to finding the perfect open face helmet, nothing beats an original – the Bell custom 500 motorcycle helmet. Bell founder Roy Richter developed the first 500 helmet in 1954, and it remains one of the most popular and trusted helmets in the motorcycle industry today.

Picture of a Solid Matte Black Bell Custom 500 Open Face Motorcycle HelmetStaying true to its novel shape and design, the 2014 Bell 500 features the latest in protective technology and comfort, along with stylish colors which are sure to turn heads when you’re riding.

Picture of a Matte Orange Flake Bell Custom 500 Open Face Motorcycle HelmetThe first thing you notice about the new Bell 500 is how light it feels in your hands, and you know that lightness will feel even better on your head. Weighing in at only 1200 grams (2.65 lbs.), the Bell 500 is extremely lightweight, but it definitely gets the job done when it comes to protecting your head. It has a custom fiberglass lay-up with a specially designed EPS foam layer.

Picture of a Solid Black Bell Custom 500 Open Face Motorcycle HelmetAnd since it’s made by Bell, it’s DOT compliant and comes with a five-year warranty, so you can ride confidently knowing your head is fully protected.

The padded chin strap and snaps included for aftermarket shields and visors are nice to have, Picture of a Matte Grey Primer Bell Custom 500 Open Face Motorcycle Helmetbut the real icing on the cake is the sleek look. The retro colors it comes in are consistent with what’s popular among bobber and cruiser riders today.

With so many options available in open face helmets, it’s nice to know that Bell is staying true to their roots while keeping up with the latest in protective technology. If you’re interested in purchasing a new 2014 Bell custom 500 open face helmet, check out our selection at Rocky Mountain ATV/MC.

By Matt Bretzing