The helmetFormula 1 racing helmets are extremely strong and durable safety devices custom-fitted to the driver's head. They undergo compulsory FIA-approved... There's more..., or lid'Lid' is a colloquial name for a helmet. There's more..., is a key part of the overall safety system and today’s version is a far cry from the leather football caps of the early 40’s. Today they are precision fitted, to a scan of the driver’s head with every detail custom-tuned to suit the driver’s set-up and the aerodynamics of the car.
In 2020 the FIAFédération Internationale de l'Automobile is the association responsible for the interests of motoring organisations and motor car users across the... There's more... scrapped rules restricting drivers to a single design, opening up the opportunity for cool designs to be rolled out displaying everything from the driver’s personalities, acknowledging a special event or support of a cause.
Check out some of Daniel Ricciardo’s helmets – here – and Lando Noris’s – here
For the 2022 British GP, Alex AlbonAlexander (Alex) Albon (No 23) is a British-born, Thai, F1 driver contracted to Williams Racing in 2022. See Alex's driver... There's more... paid tribute to his families pets – which have their own Instagram page – here