Everybody following professional highway racing has seen TdF winner Tadej Pogačar together with his hair protruding of the highest of his MET helmet. However now with a particular Pogačar restricted version of the Trenta 3K Carbon helmet, MET explains that it’s really the distinctive (h)aerodynamics of their top-tier highway helmet that created the Slovenian’s now-iconic billowing tresses
MET Trenta 3K Carbon Tadej Pogačar restricted version helmet
Let’s make this clear, that is precisely the similar Trenta helmet that MET debuted final winter, simply now with restricted version Pogačar graphics.
So if you would like the actual particulars about MET’s newest vented lid with the lightest MIPS system inside, examine it right here. However these particular graphics reveal the Hair-Vent tech inside!
Hairodynamics? A haero highway helmet?
MET says past safety, their most superior highway helmet was designed to “hold your head – and hair – contemporary and save valuable vitality”.
Successful loads of races, Tadej Pogačar kinda made the helmet a enjoyable story as his hair was nearly all the time protruding of the highest vents – from mid-ride to all of these hands-in-the-air end line celebrations.
Because it seems, Pogačar’s tufts of hair poking out have been the results of the distinctive airflow designed by MET, saying “What if we informed you that Tadej’s iconic tufts are created by the helmet’s efficiency design, sweeping air in and upwards, and drawing stems of dancing hair out by the vents?”
Mainly, by engineering deep inside channels with high-speed Venturi impact airflow by the helmet and out the highest “Hair Vents” for consolation, it was sure to have hair protruding. In case you have a look at Pogačar’s teammates, their hair is usually protruding the highest too, they simply don’t have as many profitable end line pictures because the Slovenian.
MET Trenta Pogačar version – Pricing
The particular MET Trenta 3K Carbon MIPS Tadej Pogačar restricted version helmet is out there now for a similar $380 / 330€ worth as the unique, simply with an iridescent grey paint job and ltd
TJ TP graphics.
It nonetheless is available in three sizes (claimed weight of 225g in M) with MIPS Air anti-rotational safety and CE, AS/NZS & US crash certification.