2007 Fernando Alonso Signed Replica Arai McLaren Mercedes Benz F1 Helmet
An Arai replica helmet from reigning double F1 World Champion Fernando Alonso’s first & only season driving for the McLaren Mercedes Team during 2007. Alonso, driving the McLaren MP4-22, would score 4 wins, earn 2 poles, post 3 fastest laps, and go on to place 3rd in the overall Drivers’ Championship.
The helmet has a predominantly metallic silver/black graphic band design on a white base with florescent red/orange flashes/bands running around the helmet. The wide middle band starts on the chin in silver and is airbrushed and fading to black. The band below starts on the sides in white and fades to silver to the rear. There is a orange band edged in florescent red on the bottom, and florescent red flashes to the sides. The helmets black crown has two of Alonso’s stylised arrow logos in silver and Alonso’s name and arrows also appear on either side of the helmet. Sponsor decals applied include Vodafone, Johnnie Walker, SAP, Mobil and Hugo Boss and the visor strip has Johnnie Walker and Santander Bank logos. Alonso has signed the visor in black marker.
The helmet comes with a Certificate Of Authenticity.