BUYER’S GUIDE BUYER’S GUIDE
❏ There’s no question that head protection is the number
one safety item to be worn every time we ride. After putting on a helmet, strapping on a good pair of goggles
gets you ready. Keep this in mind: not every goggle fits
every helmet and face shape perfectly, which is why a
trip to your dealer is in order to pick out the perfect pair.
However, to find the brands and styles you might want to
try first, we have contacted some of the top goggle companies and had them lay out what product is the best seller,
top of the line and most unique.
Most unique: B-1 Slimmer,
Like the standard B1, the Slimmer has a four-layer face
foam with fleece lining for sweat absorption. The lenses
have integrated tear-off posts and an anti-fog coating. The
Slimmer will fit kids’ helmets better and helmets with small
Best seller: Zone Pro, $29.95
Fly’s only goggle has a multi-layer, fleece-lined foam
attached to a high-grade polycarbonate lens equipped
with tear-off posts. Those lenses come in either Fire Mirror
or Chrome colors with anti-fog and anti-scratch coatings.
The double-buckle and triple-silicone line will keep it snug
to any helmet.
Best seller: Tyrant $75–$85
The Tyrant goggle has been carefully engineered to
achieve optimum fit, moisture management and venting.
For easy use, the Scott fit system or comfort outriggers
evenly distribute goggle tension and manage perspiration. Additional features include the exclusive adjustable
nose guard and the choice of either a clear or Chrome
Protection, style & speed
By the staff of Dirt Wheels
h Top of the line: B-1, $34.99–$44.99
The B1 features a flexible frame, four-layer face foam
with a fleece liner for sweat absorption. Lenses come with
integrated tear-off posts and an anti-fog coating.
Best seller: B-Flex, $29.99
The goggle has a flexible polyurethane frame and
perimeter venting. Its strap has a double buckle and non-slip silicone beading. Replacement lenses and tear-offs