MET Vinci MIPs helmet review

We put the MET Vinci MIPs, the Italian brand's £100 helmet, to the test

MET Vinci MIPs
Cycling Weekly Verdict

With a good fit and a decent retention system, the MET Vinci MIPs is a compelling option for £100.

Reasons to buy
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    Retention system

Reasons to avoid
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    Sizing (we recommend sizing up)

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    Glasses port

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Taking design cues from the top end MET Trenta, the latest helmet launched by MET - the MET Vinci MIPs - sits well below its older sibling, costing £100, putting it in the realm of the best budget bike helmets.

The Vinci's design is clearly similar to the top end Trenta, albeit a bit more boxy. It has 16 vents, which helps keep the helmet's heat down and I haven't noticed any temperatre build up or discomfort, which would make it one of the best bike helmets for commuters

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