1973 - Emerson Fittipaldi - Bell helmet
Emerson Fittipaldi is a retired Brazilian racing driver who won both the Formula One World Championship and the Indianapolis 500 twice each, and he won the CART championship once.
Fittipaldi made his race debut for Team Lotus and became Lotus's lead driver in only his fifth Grand Prix, winning the World Drivers' Championship in 1972 at the age of 25, a youngest F1 world champion record that he held for 33 years. He later moved to McLaren for 1974, winning the title once again. He surprised the paddock by moving to his brother's Fittipaldi Automotive team prior to the 1976 season, Fittipaldi took two more podium finishes before retiring in 1980.
Here we offer a very nice recreation of the 1973 Emerson Fittipaldi helmet. The helmet is still in good original condition, it's a 1970’s Bell helmet with a Snell code from 1975 (the tells you that the helmet is approved for professional racing sports such as F1). It also has the original Bell factory visor that was on the helmet when it was made back in the seventies.
This Iconic helmet is fantastic and it looks exactly like the helmet that Emerson wore in the 1973 season, real Fittipaldi helmets are very expensive and extremely rare. This great looking helmet will absolutely make a perfect display piece in any collection. As you can see, the helmet is in good condition the inside and out, remember: this helmet is 45 years old so it has some marks and this gives it that great used look!
Please check the photos they are the best description of this great item, it will make a fantastic display piece in any collection, home, office or man cave. This text was originally written in English.
It will be quickly send after payment, professional packed with track an trace.
This text was originally written in English
- Replik Helm
- Sport/ Veranstaltung
- Formel 1
- Lotus John Player special
- Emerson Fittipaldi