The Bell x Cadence Z20 Helmet represents Bell's mission of providing cutting-edge impact protection that doesn't compromise on aesthetics, or aerodynamic function. The result of years of data collection and analysis, the Z20 MIPS sets itself apart by combining two revolutionary impact management systems: Bell's own Progressive Layering technology, and the now-standard Multi-directional Impact Protection System (MIPS). Joining forces with Cadence for a limited edition colorway, this helmet features a subtle Pulsar print under the matte black shell, and replaces the Bell logo with a Cadence one.
With their Progressive Layering technology, Bell is able to replace the standard single-layer EPS foam liner with multiple layers of variable EPS foam densities. The Progressive Layering technology's variable foam allows the Z20 to better manage the transfer of energies after some impacts. Working in tandem with the MIPS system, this helmet is designed to make the dreaded crash a safer experience.
Bell finishes the Z20 with their Sweat Guide padding and No-Twist Tri-Glides, working to keep the helmet comfortably planted while funneling sweat away from the face, eyes, or glasses. With their No-Twist fasteners, Bell solved the obnoxious strap twist problem, freeing up valuable time for riding.
- All 'round road helmet with updated impact protection technology.
- Highly vented design keeps head cool without severely impacting aerodynamics.
- Progressive Layering technology provides dual-layer EPS liner to help dissipate impact force.
- MIPS technology reduces rotational force in angled impacts.
- Sweat Guide padding funnels sweat droplets away from face, eyes, or glasses.
- No-Twist Tri-Glide straps stay in place without twisting or bunching.
- Integrated Float Fit race dial adjusts fit vertically and laterally.
- Claimed weight: 305 grams.
- Number of vents: 18.
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