1992 Eddie Lawson Cagiva Corse MotoGP Race Worn Helmet
Shoei helmet used by American road racer Eddie Lawson. The Californian, a former four-time 500cc Grand Prix motorcycle racing World Champion, used this helmet during his second season riding for the Cagiva Corse Racing Team. He is ranked third on the all-time MotoGP class (then known as 500GP) wins list with 31 victories. After finishing his motorcycle career, Lawson pursued a career in open-wheel single-seater racing in the United States competing in the Indy Lights series and eventually into CART IndyCar Series.
The helmet has Lawson’s double intertwined angled red bands overlaying the white base color. On the front top of the helmet is an Agip fuel oil six-legged dog decal just above the Shoei lettering. To the right of these Eddie Lawson has personally signed the helmet with a black marker pen.
This helmet comes from the famous Ron Burton Collection. The helmet is one of 170 helmets which were on display at the the famous Union Jack Pub in Speedway (Indianapolis) Indiana. Ron Burton is a famous artist who often traded his paintings with drivers for one of their helmets. We are proud to offer this unique collection of many one-of-a-kind helmets and artwork, which have been selling fast, so don’t miss out on this great item today.
The helmet comes with a Certificate Of Authenticity.