LS2 Helmets, the fastest growing helmet brand in the world, made big win with the 5 times Rally Dakar Champion, Cyril Despres. French champion, not only of Rally Dakar 2013, but also Moroccan Rally 2012 and Desafío Litoral Argentina 2012, has chosen LS2 Helmets to protect him in this extreme race.
As part of their strategy, LS2 Helmets formed LS2 Rally Team, the biggest team to ever participate in a Dakar competition in its history, with 65 riders from 20 countries.
Cyril Despres:
“For me the chance to be associated with so many privateers via LS2’s initiative is the icing on the cake. On the Dakar all the riders form a big family and all of us merit to be protected with the best possible equipment”.
Maximo Sanguinetti, Marketing Director for LS2 Helmets Global:
“It’s a great pride for us to add to our team the #1 rider of the world”.

New LS2 MX456 Helmet

The Dakar winner raced the world’s most extreme race in a brand new helmet, specially designed to fulfill the most demanding quality and safety standards. The innovative LS2 fiberglass MX456 has been completely designed with the latest technology.
Its exclusive exterior design and its interior produced exclusively with nanotechnology make this helmet unique. Initially manufactured for NASA, the interior’s smart fabric has the ability to absorb, store and release excess heat. This gives the helmet the peculiarity of regulating skin temperature, so the riders will always be at his ideal temperature.


LS2 Helmets is the fastest growing helmet brand in the world, selling in over 80 countries around the world. The brand has centered its quick growth in the quality, great design and security of all of their products.
With its headquarters settled in Spain, the prestigious helmet brand offers the world a broad variety of exclusive products, with European design and unique security and aerodynamic features. The entire LS2 line includes open face, full face, modular and mx helmets. All the products have obtained all the international security certifications including the ECE.22.05 norm, given by the Economic European Community and we are very proud to announce that 5 of our helmets have received 4 Sharp stars for their security levels.