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Shark are a French company based in Marseilles, who've been making motorcycle crash helmets for around 25 years. They produce a pretty wide range of helmets and have sponsored some high profile bike racers to promote their helmets - past names include Foggy and Troy Corser - and current riders including Tom Sykes and Johann Zarco. In recent years, Shark has regularly been placed in the top half of our Top 10 Safest Helmet Brands list - meaning, if you've not got time to do the research, you can generally put your faith in a Shark helmet. Below, you'll find all our Shark helmet-related articles and reviews.

Latest Shark Reviews & Previews

As usual, in this first section, we mix up all the latest Shark helmet reviews and previews so you can scroll down and see all their helmet range checked out and rated. And when you come to the bottom, press 'click more' to load even more helmet reviews.

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Shark Vancore 1 and 2 (Road Warrior) crash helmet review

Shark Vancore: mean-looking urban full face helmet. Hats off to Shark. Not only have they consistently been in the top half of our Top 10 Safest Helmet Brands list, but they're always trying to bring innovation into the crash helmet market. First it was the Shark Drak/Raw, an open faced lid...
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A review of the Evo-One 2 modular crash helmet by Shark

Shark Evo-One 2 - a compact, flip-front helmet with Pinlock Max Vision included Shark has been making flip-up/modular helmets for years - with each new model improving bit by bit. There's the well-known Evoline series of helmets (version one through to the current version 3) and there's also the Openline. And...
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Shark Skwal 2 Motorcycle Helmet: a great all rounder with built-in...

Shark Skwal 2 review: a mid-priced polycarbonate street helmet with LEDs The original Skwal helmet has only been with us a couple of years but Shark has decided it's time for a revamp. Which is a bit surprising, since the first Skwal is both highly rated by owners and scored well...

Shark Ridill motorcycle crash helmet review

Shark's entry-level all-rounder - the Shark Ridill full face helmet The Shark Ridill is the replacement for that good ole stalwart, the Shark S700S. The S700S was a great all-rounder: a SHARP 4 Star safety rated helmet that performed pretty well in every respect and didn't cost a ton. And the...

Shark Skwal Review

Shark Skwal crash helmet. A polycarb full face helmet with in-built LED lights The Skwal is Shark's middle of the range, do anything at a reasonable price, helmet. Only this time it's got some added bling in the form of built-in LED lights front and rear. But is it just...
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Shark Openline flip-up motorcycle helmet review

Shark Openline - a low-priced flip-up helmet with free Pinlock and 5 year warranty The Openline was introduced to be Shark’s lower-priced, do everything flip-up crash helmet that’ll work for most motorcyclists. Here's a look at what features you can expect if you buy one, together with what owners and riders...

Modular/Flip-up Shark Helmets

Flip-up helmets - or rather flip-over helmets in Shark's case - have become a bit of a Shark speciality in recent years, with their modular helmets featuring chin bars that flip round to the back of the helmet giving a combination of great safety levels and a real open-face riding experience. The Evo-One range even score 100% for chin bar locking which is really good to know! Read on for all our modular Shark reviews.

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A review of the Evo-One 2 modular crash helmet by Shark

Shark Evo-One 2 - a compact, flip-front helmet with Pinlock Max Vision included Shark has been making flip-up/modular helmets for years - with each new model improving bit by bit. There's the well-known Evoline series of helmets (version one through to the current version 3) and there's also the Openline. And...
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Shark Openline flip-up motorcycle helmet review

Shark Openline - a low-priced flip-up helmet with free Pinlock and 5 year warranty The Openline was introduced to be Shark’s lower-priced, do everything flip-up crash helmet that’ll work for most motorcyclists. Here's a look at what features you can expect if you buy one, together with what owners and riders...
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Shark Evoline 3 crash helmet review

The Shark Evoline 3 was launched early 2012 and is a little lighter than it's predecessor (though still relatively heavy because of the extra components needed to open the chinguard), good for glasses wearers and added an extra SHARP star to its safety rating. It's also bluetooth (sharktooth) ready....

Full Face Shark Helmets

Shark offers some of the most innovative full face helmets out there - including helmets with real style (Spartan) and helmets with built in LEDs (Skwal) for style and safety. Many Sharks offer excellent value for money too. Take a look at all the Shark full face helmets we've covered on the site by scrolling down through this section.

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Shark Vancore 1 and 2 (Road Warrior) crash helmet review

Shark Vancore: mean-looking urban full face helmet. Hats off to Shark. Not only have they consistently been in the top half of our Top 10 Safest Helmet Brands list, but they're always trying to bring innovation into the crash helmet market. First it was the Shark Drak/Raw, an open faced lid...
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Shark Skwal 2 Motorcycle Helmet: a great all rounder with built-in...

Shark Skwal 2 review: a mid-priced polycarbonate street helmet with LEDs The original Skwal helmet has only been with us a couple of years but Shark has decided it's time for a revamp. Which is a bit surprising, since the first Skwal is both highly rated by owners and scored well...

Shark Ridill motorcycle crash helmet review

Shark's entry-level all-rounder - the Shark Ridill full face helmet The Shark Ridill is the replacement for that good ole stalwart, the Shark S700S. The S700S was a great all-rounder: a SHARP 4 Star safety rated helmet that performed pretty well in every respect and didn't cost a ton. And the...

Shark Skwal Review

Shark Skwal crash helmet. A polycarb full face helmet with in-built LED lights The Skwal is Shark's middle of the range, do anything at a reasonable price, helmet. Only this time it's got some added bling in the form of built-in LED lights front and rear. But is it just...

Shark Spartan motorcycle helmet review

Review of Shark's full face streetbike motorcycle helmet, the Shark Spartan The Spartan is Shark's aggressive streetbike full face helmet that comes in both fiberglass and fiberglass/carbon versions. The Spartan comes in two flavors - there's a light weight carbon fiber version and a slightly heavier fiberglass version of the helmet,...
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Review of the Shark S600 full face crash helmet

Shark's entry-level thermoplastic full face helmet - the Shark S600 The S600 is Shark's current entry-level helmet. But even though it can be had for under $200, that doesn't necessarily mean you have to compromise. As we show in our cheapest crash helmets section, there's plenty of choice and great...

Shark Track and Sportsbike Helmets

Like many serious sportsbike or track helmet brands, Shark develops its track lids using feedback from it's pro rider sponsorship programme. It includes riders in MotoGP and WSBK and Shark's Race R Pro GP FIM helmet is homologated by the FIM for use in world series motorcycle racing.

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Shark Race-R Pro Carbon Fibre Full Face Helmet Review

SHARP 5 Star Rated (maximum safety score) DOT/ECE certified Carbon Fibre Shell 2.9lbs/1.3Kg (light) and aerodynamic Good for glasses wearers Double-D ring fastener Price range typically $669-789 The Shark Race-R Pro Carbon is a carbon fiber, full faced helmet with wide shield aperture, good ventilation and SHARP 5 star safety...

Lower Price Shark Helmets

Our lower priced Shark helmets section shows Sharks that can be bought for $200 or less. Even though they don't cost much money and they'll probably be polycarbonate, you can get some great features for the money, including sun visors and Pinlock anti-fog inserts in the box.

Shark Ridill motorcycle crash helmet review

Shark's entry-level all-rounder - the Shark Ridill full face helmet The Shark Ridill is the replacement for that good ole stalwart, the Shark S700S. The S700S was a great all-rounder: a SHARP 4 Star safety rated helmet that performed pretty well in every respect and didn't cost a ton. And the...
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Shark Openline flip-up motorcycle helmet review

Shark Openline - a low-priced flip-up helmet with free Pinlock and 5 year warranty The Openline was introduced to be Shark’s lower-priced, do everything flip-up crash helmet that’ll work for most motorcyclists. Here's a look at what features you can expect if you buy one, together with what owners and riders...
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Review of the Shark S600 full face crash helmet

Shark's entry-level thermoplastic full face helmet - the Shark S600 The S600 is Shark's current entry-level helmet. But even though it can be had for under $200, that doesn't necessarily mean you have to compromise. As we show in our cheapest crash helmets section, there's plenty of choice and great...

Best Protecting Shark Helmets

Shark has a great reputation for making some of the best protecting helmets out there with their SHARP tested helmets typically scoring four stars or more. Where an ECE Shark helmet has scored four or five stars in the SHARP test, you'll find them listed below. Unfortunately Shark doesn't get their DOT helmets Snell tested so use this section for information only on ECE helmets.

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Shark Vancore 1 and 2 (Road Warrior) crash helmet review

Shark Vancore: mean-looking urban full face helmet. Hats off to Shark. Not only have they consistently been in the top half of our Top 10 Safest Helmet Brands list, but they're always trying to bring innovation into the crash helmet market. First it was the Shark Drak/Raw, an open faced lid...
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A review of the Evo-One 2 modular crash helmet by Shark

Shark Evo-One 2 - a compact, flip-front helmet with Pinlock Max Vision included Shark has been making flip-up/modular helmets for years - with each new model improving bit by bit. There's the well-known Evoline series of helmets (version one through to the current version 3) and there's also the Openline. And...
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Shark Skwal 2 Motorcycle Helmet: a great all rounder with built-in...

Shark Skwal 2 review: a mid-priced polycarbonate street helmet with LEDs The original Skwal helmet has only been with us a couple of years but Shark has decided it's time for a revamp. Which is a bit surprising, since the first Skwal is both highly rated by owners and scored well...