1990’s Cary Haas USAC Sprint Car Helmet
A helmet used by USAC Sprint Car driver n Cary Faas. Hass raced bikes and was a regular on the west coast speedway racing scene. He moved up to sprint cars in the mid 80’s. He raced midgets, California Racing Association and USAC 410 sprint cars and Silver Crown cars from the 1980s up till 2005. He quit racing to open a motor cycle parts company, Faas now resides in Arizona. This well used Simpson Bandit helmet would have been used by Faas sometime during the early 90’s USAC seasons. It wears the painted colors of Faas’s main sponsor of the time Valvoline Oils. The blue base color has the companies red, white and blue bands running around its top. Valvoline brand lettering is to the top front and both sides. Faas’s name is also to both sides.