AGV is a premium Italian brand who has been manufacturing motorcycle helmets since 1948. AGV Helmets have had a strong presence in the racing world, being worn by the legends of yesteryear such as Giacomo Agostini, Barry Sheene, Kenny Roberts, Johnny Cecotto, Angel Nieto, and Marco Lucchinelli and is the helmet of choice for the legend of today: the current legend: Valentino Rossi. An AGV Helmet will provide comfort and protection in a range of riding conditions and the aerodynamics of the helmet will provide a stable and reliable platform for both street & track riding and the MX line of AGV helmets will perform exceptionally well on the dirt. In 2007 AGV merged with Dainese. RevZilla considers the AGV brand to be among the top competitors for premium motorcycle helmets currently available.