1999 Derrike Cope Signed Race Worn Bryan NASCAR Helmet
Helmet used by veteran American professional stock car racing driver and team owner Derrike Cope. Having a career that has spanned over thirty-seven years and that has seen him compete in every class of NASCAR racing. Cope is Best known for his first major win in 1990 at the Daytona 500. He has two other NASCAR cup wins and placed in the top ten many times. Cope has also competed in the 24 Hours of Daytona with his best finish being fourth in 1991.
This Bell helmet was used by Cope during the 1999 Cup Series Championship, where he drove for the Bahari Racing Team. Its grey/black base color has a red edged in gold graphic around the top and sides. The top has gold ovals airbrushed on to the black background. Major sponsor food company ‘Bryan’ decals are prominent on the helmet and the white visor strip bears other sponsors Jimmy Dean/State Farm/Ruby Fair. The helmet comes as last used by Cope with its radio and breather tube still installed.
It has been personally signed on the visor by Derrike Cope and comes with a full Certificate of Authenticity.