The FIM is pleased to announce the most recent FIM homologation for circuit racing helmets: the Italian CAST CM6, manufactured by OMNIA PLASTICA.
CAST is a 100% Italian brand, manufacturer of Carbon and Fiber Composite helmets for motorcycles , military and professional use. CAST was born in 2015, from a 50 years long know-how, remained in Italy after the sale of the BELL brand to the American company, maintaining the same production lines and the same qualified personnel.
The CM6 comes with a standard ECE certification and has successfully passed all tests of the FIM Helmet Standard FRHPhe-01, namely linear impact tests at high (8.2 m/s) and low (5.0 m/s) speed on ECE points, medium speed linear impact tests on three extra points randomly chosen on the helmet surface, oblique impact tests with five different orientations and penetration test at two random spots.
The homologation is valid for M and ML sizes, in the presence of all the available appendices (1 front venturi + 1 top venturi).
The provisional permanent entry lists for the 2020 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship have been revealed with an expanded grid of 22 riders, as anticipation grows for the start of the new season in a few weeks’ time.
From January 01, 2020, all riders must wear a helmet conforming to the latest FIM homologation standards