Video unboxing: Specialized S-Works + McLaren TT helmet

Pushing the envelope of aerodynamic design

The project reset the button of where Specialized were at the time in terms of helmet aerodynamics

Specialized’s partnership with McLaren continued apace this year with the unveiling of a new time trial helmet, the S-Works + McLaren TT.

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Its launch at McLaren’s UK headquarters in Woking coincided with the start of the 2012 Tour de France, where it was first worn by a select group of Astana, Saxo-Tinkoff and Omega Pharma-Quickstep riders.

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BikeRadar’s resident TT maestro Jeff Jones got his hands on one of the few production samples earlier this summer and in the video below, he talks us through some of the design features that look to set it apart from the crowd.

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