For most bike riders a cycle helmet is essential gear, but that alone is not going to make you visible to other road users and if they cannot see you, then your life could be in danger. You might have seen some bike riders using LED lights strapped to their heads, well the Torch cycle helmet design takes this idea further by building in powerful lights into the helmet itself, hence Torch! The helmets battery pack is charged via a USB connection, the charging cable is included and it takes just two hours to fully charge the battery that will last up to six hours.
10 integrated LED lights
Rechargeable batteries (1.5 hrs with included USB cable)
4 different light functions including flash
Battery level indicator
Up to 6 hours battery life on steady or 36 hours on flash
Shatter proof polycarbonate lenses
13 oz. weight / 360 g
8 air vents, interior air channeling
Dial-adjust fit system
2 sets of removable interior padding
Fits 54 – 61 cm
The Torch bike helmet with built in lights are on sale now from the Torch website, with prices starting from £85. You can choose from neon yellow, torch red, electric blue, hunter green, white and slate green, while black and midnight edition are slightly more expensive at £90.