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Mike Hailwood's 'For The Love of Sport' Replica Helmet. In 2002, two decades after Mike Hailwood's fatal car crash on March 23rd 1981, The Hailwood Estate commissioned Davida UK to be the first helmet manufacturer to produce their Official Hailwood Replica helmet. Davida were highly honoured to be the first manufacturer to recreate 'Mike The Bike's' immensely iconic 'For The Love Of Sport' Hailwood Replica Helmet between 2002 & 2004. Although no longer available we like to think the Davida was the most faithful and elegant reproduction of Mike's helmet to date. Keeping race track helmet art alive has been a mission of ours since...
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