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Giro Savant Helmets

3.5/5 (4 Reviews)
MSRP : $90.00

Product Description

The Giro Savant is a helmet that has its focus aimed towards the touring, commuting, and the road enthusiast. A ?Savant? is a person who has intellect and is an expert. Giro fills this role well with the Savant. Giro uses tried and true tec...

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Mike Reding a Commuter

Date Reviewed: May 19, 2017

Strengths:    Price Visibility Protection - Flaming Yellow and MIPs - Roc Lok 5 for 1 hand adjustment and good strap placement

Weaknesses:    Bulky/Hot - but that is bad news/good news

Bottom Line:   
This is a wonderful Winter helmet. If the temps are below 60F you'll love it, particularly for the fast downhill runs. If on the other hand you are doing a long uphill slog and it is warm out, you'll baste in your sweat like a turkey. I do a weekly ride that starts out with 6 miles downhill.

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Favorite Ride:   All of them

Price Paid:    $60.00

Purchased At:   Amazon

Similar Products Used:   Bells - Specialized - Giros replaced about every 4 or 5 years over 40 years of biking

Bike Setup:   I ride 2 Spec. Roubaix, 1 with Sram Apex the other with Shimano Ultegra, an Ancient Epic, a 1985 Specialized Expedition Touring bike (think Trek 760) and an ancient Stumpjumper.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by James a Road Racer

Date Reviewed: November 1, 2013

Strengths:    fit, venting, PRICE, decently lightweight

Weaknesses:    a bit bulky

Bottom Line:   
I used this helmet as my commuter, but it makes a great budget racing helmet. Not too bulky and decently lightweight - the best you will find in this price range for sure. Sunglasses fit upside down in the front vents too. sturdy straps and good padding, overall a great value.

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Dan Hughes a Road Racer

Date Reviewed: October 1, 2012

Strengths:    Light helmet, with good venting

Weaknesses:    Doesn't Fit well!!

Bottom Line:   
I bought this helmet because it was a cheap deal with my road bike however it doesn't fit very well and the straps aren't very comfortable, would not recommend this helmet

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Evan92

Date Reviewed: July 7, 2012

Strengths:    good air flow.
good fit

Weaknesses:    the strap could fit better

Bottom Line:   
I bought this helmet a month ago and have liked it ever since i put it on in the store. I would definetly recommend this helmet.

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