Nolan N85 Vortex Helmet

  • Lightweight aerodynamic polycarbonate shell with built-in spoiler for improved stability
  • Ready for N-Com® communication system (sold separately)
  • Fully removable and washable Clima-Comfort® liner on snaps with wrap-around cheek-pads for wind-noise reduction; the liner is treated to be antibacterial, is moisture wicking and breathable
  • Removable cheek pads
  • Removable chin curtain included
  • Dual top vent with exhaust grid in the rear spoiler
  • Chin-bar vents direct air across the faceshield to help prevent fogging
  • Optically correct, push-button quick-change shield offers UV-400 protection
  • Multi-position anti-scratch shield is Pinlock® ready; helmet comes standard with clear shield and clear Pinlock insert
  • VPS (Vision Protection System) – short dark smoke mounted on the inside of the shell which moves independently from the clear shield; it is easily operated by a rotating slider on the left side of the helmet and is treated to be anti-fog and anti-scratch and can be changed easily
  • Microlock® (adjustable quick release) chin strap retention system
  • Velour chin-strap padding
  • Meets or exceeds DOT standards

The Nolan N-Com Basic Kit 2 Communication System is designed for use with the N85 Helmet. The Basic Kit 2 must be connected to a compatible E-Box to function.. Check out the system here.

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Sizing Information

Use the following size chart as a guide in choosing the correct helmet size. Wrap a cloth measuring tape around your head just above your eyebrows. Pull the tape comfortably snug and read the length. Please note that sizing information is provided by the manufacturer and does not guarantee a perfect fit.

Helmet Size Inches Centimeters Hat Size
XS 20 7/8 – 21 1/4 53 – 54 6 5/8 – 6 3/4
Small 21 5/8 – 22 55 – 56 6 7/8 – 7
Medium 22 7/16 – 22 13/16 57 – 58 7 1/8 – 7 1/4
Large 23 1/4 – 23 5/8 59 – 60 7 3/8 – 7 1/2
XL 24 – 24 3/8 61 – 62 7 5/8 – 7 3/4
XXL 24 13/16 – 25 3/16 63 – 64 7 7/8 – 8

Our Two Cents

We offer quite a few photos showing different features of the N85 helmet as well as detailed captions. These images are all of the solid platinum silver color N85 helmet; features are the same across the N85 model lineup.

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