Best 3/4 Open Face Motorcycle Helmets

Looking to buy the best ¾ open face motorcycle helmets this year? We have brought to you some of the best choices today.

Bell Custom 500 Helmet

If you’re looking for open face helmets that give you your money’s worth, protection, safety, durability, comfort, good ventilation and a glossy, smooth finish, then the Bell Custom 500 helmet is exactly what you’re looking for.

The Custom 500 has been everyone’s favorite for a while now and Bell has made further improvements to it, thereby ensuring a better fit, more protection, and it comes in different color shades as well.

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Description

Features

  • 5 shell and EPS liner sizes give you the right fit and a low profile look.
  • The Custom 500 now comes with a 5-year warranty.
  • It has a D-ring pull tab that is made of genuine leather.
  • The D-ring closure is a stainless steel one.
  • Available in shades of white and three black finishes in normal, matte, and flake. So take your pick!
  • The luxury of an open face helmet along with the modern technology to safeguard your head.

Pros:

  • Sturdy and reliable.
  • Bell is a renowned company known for making durable helmets.
  • Narrows down along the ears, giving a you a slim fit.
  • Wearing sunglasses or spectacles still leaves you with enough room.
  • There are snaps if you wish to wear a visor.
  • The pricing is reasonable and affordable.

Cons:

There is not enough padding; however, the important parts like the cheeks and forehead are taken well care of.

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Biltwell Bonanza Helmet

A helmet that is extremely well designed, comes in a variety of color options, has been consistently rated as one of the best three-fourth open face helmets – that’s Biltwell Bonanza Helmet for you!

Looking for a flakey look, or a matte or even a glossy look? Biltwell will spoil you for choice!

Everything that you can possibly wish for in an open face helmet – lightweight, low profile, removable liner, DOT approval, and foam padding for comfort and proper ventilation – this helmet has it all.

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Description

Features:

  • It has been approved by DOT.
  • The inner shell is made of expanded polystyrene.
  • Is designed for every head shape and size.
  • The liner is removable and has lycra panels to keep sweat and moisture away.
  • The neck strap is equipped with D-rings along with a strap retainer.

Pros:

  • Beautiful look and design.
  • A very light helmet; so wear it for long hours without worrying about a headache.
  • Follow the fitting chart specified by Biltwell and you shall have no problem finding the right size for yourself.
  • Get a rainbow-mirror bubble shield to make the journey all the more enjoyable.

Cons:

  • The inner lining is comfortable, but the ventilation could have been better.
  • The chin strap is slightly short, though useable.

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AGV Diesel Hi-Jack Helmet

What happens when a jeans manufacturing company and a helmet maker, both Italian, come together?

You get a helmet that is irresistible and refuses to go unnoticed.

Inspired by the helicopter pilots, AGV and Diesel have paired up to unleash the helmet that is aggressive, colorful, and streamlined to give you that slim, narrow fit of Diesel denims and the sturdy protection of AGV Helmets.

The attractive look and graphics, along with the aeronautical design, makes this helmet a must-buy if you swear by unconventional designs.

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Description

Features

  • Concealable visors in variable tints to suit the needs of the different riders.
  • The visors can be easily removed and replaced.
  • The shell is made up of the light and durable Fiberglass ACF material.
  • The internal padding is soft, comfortable, removable, and washable.
  • Its design is such that it is particularly suitable for warmer climates.

Pros:

  • An intriguing and curious design.
  • Just add on a microphone bluetooth device and get the helicopter pilot look straight away!
  • It can easily be fastened.
  • Looks amazing and the overall finish is enviable.
  • The helmet is light which means you can wear it for long hours comfortably.

Cons:

  • It is a bit too expensive for an open face helmet.
  • The lens mechanism is not airtight.
  • Not suitable for riding at high speeds on the highways.

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Scorpion Belfast Helmet

The Scorpion Belfast Helmet is a rare combination of the old world charm of open face helmets and high level safety and protection using state-of-the-art technology.

This helmet is well designed, has a comfortable fit, and cuts out more noise than you probably think, all this while providing superior protection to the most important part of your body.

Available in matte black, metallic blue, and candy red, the helmet looks extremely classy with the soft leather finish on the lining standing in stark contrast to the vibrant shades of the outer shell.

Another attractive feature are the leather chin straps that take the overall look up by quite a few notches.

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Description

Features

  • The lining is made of genuine leather and is hand stitched.
  • It is DOT approved and has a warranty of 5 years!
  • Fiberglass outer shell that makes it lightweight, tough, and durable.
  • Can be easily worn and taken off, even while wearing spectacles or sunglasses.

Pros:

  • In spite of the leather lining, you will stay cool and comfortable with the helmet on, even in warmer climates.
  • The leather touches on the outer lining give a posh look and feel.
  • No pressure on the temple – a problem that is common with several other helmets.

Cons:

  • Leans towards the pricey side.
  • There is no vent in the helmet.

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Scorpion EXO-CT220 Helmet

Another excellent open face helmet from the well-known helmet maker, Scorpion, this helmet carries a rough, raw look unlike the other one that has a more soft and elegant look.

What we really love about this helmet is the overall edgy look that instantly reminds us of something that our favorite superhero BATMAN would wear.

So if the idea of an open face, airy helmet along with the look of a top notch street helmet excites you, then make sure you check out the Scorpion EXO-CT220 Helmet.

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Description

Features

  • It comes with a 5-year warranty and is DOT approved.
  • The outer shell is made of advanced LG polycarbonate shell.
  • Anti-microbial fabric liner with foam for extra soft fit around the head.
  • State of the art aero-tuned ventilation system.
  • The chin straps are equipped with a double D-ring.

Pros:

  • It is available in shades of black, matte black, as well as white.
  • The face shield is of great advantage.
  • The visor screens are easy to see through.
  • It is lightweight, durable, and has an excellent, snug fit.

Cons:

  • The helmet does not successfully cut out noise.
  • The visor cannot be used with the face shield.

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Biltwell Bonanza Racer Limited Edition Helmet

This range of helmets from Biltwell has the same comfort and durability of the old Biltwell helmets, but the enviable color combinations and graphics is what makes them a limited edition.

From the hard outer shell to the soft and padded interiors down to the comfortable chin straps, if you want the fun and freedom of open face helmets in never-before-seen colors, then you must give this helmet a thought!

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Description

Features

  • Customized EPS safety shell on the inside.
  • The inner lining is completely removable.
  • Brushed lycra panels on the inside along with foam padding for added comfort.
  • The helmets are DOT approved.
  • The comfortable neck strap comes with D-rings along with an end retainer.

Pros:

  • Available in different (and attractive) combinations of antique/white, black/grey/gold, flat cream/orange and green/cream.
  • Can be worn for long hours without any added pressure around the head–forget sore spots or headaches.
  • This one is a reasonably priced helmet.

Cons:

The helmet scored well in every area on our checklist – right from the pricing to the fit. So no cons in this one.

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Bell Custom 500 Carbon RSD Bomb Helmet

Another well designed, open faced helmet from the renowned helmet maker, Bell. This helmet has all the reasons for featuring on this list!

The company that sees no end to innovation and modifications for improving existing products, Bell, has time and again come out with helmets that are not only strong and tough but also lightweight and well-fitting, making your motorbike journey an enviably pleasant one.

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Description

Features

  • It has been approved by DOT and the ECE.
  • The helmet comes with a five-year warranty.
  • The goggle strap is made of leather.
  • Padded chin strap for extra comfort.

Pros:

  • Extremely lightweight and good looking helmet.
  • Lighter than the common Bell 500 helmet, the interiors have been modified for a more luxurious feeling.
  • The excellent graphics on the helmet will make you the center of attraction.
  • In spite of being an open face helmet, it does a good job of cutting out noise.

Cons:

  • It is available only in one shade. A few color options were desirable.
  • It doesn’t have that many features to justify the escalating price.
  • In the absence of vents, sweating can make you uncomfortable.

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AGV RP60 Royal Helmet

AGV Helmet makers are synonymous with sleek, stylish, and durable helmets.

It, therefore, goes without saying that the RP60 open face helmet from this maker will have all these features and more!

The helmet signifies the pure joy and thrill of riding motorbikes like no other helmet, and with the enhanced and magnified modifications in this product, your riding experience will reach unimaginable levels.

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Description

Features

  • The outer shell is made up of Advanced Composite Fiberglass, making it extremely light and tough.
  • The comfortable fabric on the inside will absorb your sweat, keeping you dry and cool.
  • It is a very light helmet, weighing approximately 960 grams only.
  • The inner lining can be removed and washed to keep you feeling fresh everyday!

Pros:

  • Extremely well designed open face helmet.
  • The leather accents add to the vintage feel of the helmet.
  • Gives you a soft but firm fit, which means no bobbleheads during your ride.

Cons:

  • The helmet is more suitable for those who need more space around the ear and temples; not for those who need more space around the forehead.
  • The gap between the cheek pads and the lining around the ears allows air and dust particles to buzz around your ears, thereby, disturbing you.

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Fly .38 Helmet

The first thing about this helmet that will catch your eye is the rather plain and simple design.

But let us tell you that this helmet is as good as some of the best open face helmets that you will find in the market.

Right from the tough outer shell to the comfortable cheek pads on the inner side, this helmet is available in three different shades – black metal flake, matte black, and root beer brown metal flake.

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Description

Features

  • It has been approved by DOT.
  • The chin strap is padded for extra comfort and has a D-ring.
  • The inner lining is removable and washable.
  • It has an outer shell that is made up of fiberglass shell.

Pros:

  • You’ll fall in love with the retro feel of the helmet.
  • Light in weight and no unnecessary stress on the head and neck.
  • Suitable for long journeys on your motorbike.
  • It does a good job of cutting out the noise in spite of being an open face helmet.

Cons:

We do think more features could have been added to this helmet.

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AFX FX-76 Helmet

A helmet that fits your budget and gives you the protection of a modern helmet along with the old world charm of being an open face one, the AFX FX-76 had to be here on this list!

What we really like about this one is that not only is it available in the standard colors of black, white and grey, but also in popping colors of fuchsia and candy apple red.

So whether you’re the serious, brooding type, or the more colorful, brash one, this helmet is available in different shades to match different personalities!

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Description

Features

  • It has been approved by the ECE and DOT.
  • The outer shell is made up of Advanced Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic that makes it lightweight as well as durable.
  • The inner part is lined with nylon that has an attractive print and the fabric is antimicrobial and hypoallergenic.

Pros:

  • Good fit, attractive colors, and a long lasting helmet.
  • The paint won’t easily chip off, thanks to the clear coat finish.
  • There are snaps for attaching your shields and visors.

Cons:

  • It is more suitable for those who need space around the ears and the temple, but not for those who look for space near the forehead.
  • The velcro used for holding the cheek pads in place could have been of a better quality.
  • The absence of a vent can make you sweat profusely, thereby making you uncomfortable.

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