WIN a 1:5 scale Jorge Lorenzo model helmet
Free Prize Draw We have a great new chance for you fans to win a really special Jorge Lorenzo prize. This Prize Draw is open to anybody anywhere in the world. In our new Free Prize Draw you can win a 1:5 scale model of Jorge’s 2012 helmet – a special... Read more
WIN a 1:5 scale Dani Pedrosa model helmet
Free Prize Draw We have a great new chance for you fans to win a really special Dani Pedrosa prize. This Prize Draw is open to anybody anywhere in the world. In our new Free Prize Draw you can win a 1:5 scale model of Dani’s 2012 helmet – a special... Read more
To celebrate Alvaro’s superb victory at Catalunya last weekend, it seems only right that the best way to do it is with a set of desktop icons of his special “Man of La Mancha” helmet.As per usual I’ve done a set of Mac OSX and a set for Windows... Read more
Okay – here are the icons of Alvaro nice red & silver 2008 helmet, prepped for Windows XP and Vista. As with the Mac OSX versions, there are two – one with a drop shadow and one without.Click here to download the Windows XP / Vista icon set… Enjoy 🙂 Read more
Alvaro had two main helmet designs in the 2008 season; a standard one (on his new Suomy lid) that was a hotch-potch of blue and red and white – and not terribly elegant – and another that was very much red and silver and which owed more to the... Read more
It’s not exactly news that Alvaro has switched helmet suppliers for 2008 (from NZI to Suomy) nor that the new graphic design is different from that on his 2007 lid; these have been covered on various websites (notably, first, on www.batifans.com of course) over the past days. Indeed you... Read more

Seeing Red…

Alvaro Bautista January 26, 2008 1

One thing that you’d notice immediately in testing photos from Jerez is the ‘striking’ new paint job on Alvaro Bautista’s bike. (Along with matching leathers – well, mostly matching; his gloves still seem to have the orange flashing from last year and have nothing to do with the livery,... Read more
Just me bumbling around and searching for Alvaro Bautista goodies again, and I stumble onto something nice… According to the website of Swedish firm Mc-Boden AB, there appears to be a new line in Bati replica helmets; of his 2007 design.I’d only previously traced some down old ones via... Read more