1984 Al Unser Replica Indy 500 Team Penske Simpson IndyCar Helmet
Hand painted Simpson replica of Al Unser’s 1984 Indy 500 helmet. This helmet is an original period Simpson helmet with the correct snell sticker (SA 1980) and even has a replica USAC tech inspection sticker.
Unser’s IndyCar career spanned 30 years and 322 races resulting 3 IndyCar championships with 39 total wins, 28 poles and 97 podiums. Most notable were his 4 Indy 500 wins (1970,’71,’78 and ’87) which is the most all time tied with AJ Foyt and Rick Mears. In 1978 the he won Triple Crown of Ovals plus the IndyCar Championship and in 1983 and 1985 added two more PPG Indy Car World Series Championships. Unser has led the most laps (644) of any driver in the history of the Indianapolis 500. He is also the oldest driver to ever win Indy 500 at 47 years old. He had wins at Pikes Peak twice, the International Race of Champions, the 24 Hours of Daytona. Unser won two 500-mile races at Pocono (in 1976 and 1978) and two more at Ontario (1977 and ’78) bringing his total of 500-mile race wins (including four Indianapolis 500s) to eight.
This is a great affordable opportunity to add his helmet to your collection today.
This helmet comes with a Hall of Fame Collection Certificate of Authenticity.