Driver’s change their helmets so much these days but the Monaco Grand Prix is a great excuse to sport a special design. Alonso, Vettel, Grosjean, Raikkonen and Vergne all have one-off designs for F1′s most famous race.
From sequins to tributes, click below for some pictures of these new designs.
No surprise that Sebastian Vettel has a new design. His catches the glitz and glamour of Monaco with sequins.
Fernando Alonso has a special gold helmet, similar to the one he used in 2010. It features a roulette wheel with his stats on as well as a picture of a classic Ferrari on top.
Kimi Raikkonen is paying tribute to one of his heroes, James Hunt. Kimi actually entered a snowmobile race once using the name James Hunt to stop Ferrari from finding out about it.
Romain Grosjean also has a gold helmet, his pays tribute to 500 races for ‘Team Enstone’, now Lotus.
Jean Eric Vergne
Another tribute helmet. Jean Eric Vergne pays tribute to his hero Jean Alesi, who will be racing at the Indy 500 on the same day as the Monaco Grand Prix.
Charles Pic pays tribute to the Monaco Grand Prix winners in his design, he’ll be lucky to join that list.