Italy has long been a world leader when it comes to their passion for motor racing, no matter the discipline. Italian companies have long been associated with innovation and development at the highest levels of racing world, pushing the limits of speed and performance.  Keeping pace with this quest for faster and more capable machines has also been the innovation and development of items to make these sports safer for the drivers and riders participating. AGV Helmets, along with other Italian safety manufacturers Dainese and Alpinestars, have all helped to maintain this highly regarded reputation of quality and performance. AGV's long and illustrious history has seen them participate in many different forms of motosport, having been founded back in 1947 by Amisano Gino in Valenza - the initials of each being the inspiration for the AGV name. They have primarily built their reputation throughout the motorcycling racing disciplines, and nowadays their motorcycle helmets can be found on such MotoGP riders as Yamaha's Valentino Rossi, Franco Morbidelli and Australia's own Jack Miller. While the needs of these high end riders has helped to push the aerodynamic performance that they require as world class racers, AGV has also ensured that the safety features developed have made their way onto many of the more entry level and mid range full face helmets. 

It is not just racing and road helmets that AGV manufacture, also having a large range of off road adventure helmets on offer. The AGV AX-8 Evo and AX-9 are highly regarded dual sport helmets that MXstore offers, with well thought out helmet design features such as flip-up visors , the ability to easily add communication systems and available in a collection of vibrant designs to match your riding gear, even if your colour preference is matt black riding jeans. Most AGV helmets have been manufactured from a blend of carbon fiber and fiberglass to ensure a lightweight product that exceeds AGV extreme standards.