Max Verstappen, Charles Leclerc, newcomer Logan Sargeant and other Formula 1 drivers have produced special helmet designs for this weekend’s United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas.
Esteban Ocon’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Esteban Ocon is sporting a tribute to his favourite superhero, Spiderman as he’s “in the land of superheroes.”
Zhou Guanyu’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Another popular American cultural export appears on Zhou Guanyu’s latest custom lid – blue jeans.
Lance Stroll’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Sebastian Vettel’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
The United States Grand Prix is a special race for Sebastian Vettel as he made his Formula 1 debut at the event 15 years ago, when it was held at Indianapolis. For his final appearance in the race he has chosen a hippy theme with peace symbols and the words “peace” and “love” in glittered gold lettering.
Daniel Ricciardo’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Will Ferrell’s 2006 film “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” provided the inspiration for Daniel Ricciardo’s latest lid, which has the message “I wanna go fast” on the back. Ricciardo says the word “me” on the side indicates who he’s racing for.
Mick Schumacher’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Mick Schumacher has worn his father’s helmet design in the past but this weekend his helmet features images of his sister, competitive equestrian Gina-Marie Schumacher.
Charles Leclerc’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Leclerc’s barbecue-themed helmet bears the message: “Add some BBQ flavour to your US GP.”
Max Verstappen’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
For his first race as a two-times world champion, Max Verstappen’s helmet is only a slight departure from the norm, featuring graphics inspired by the Circuit of the Americas.
Pierre Gasly’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Pierre Gasly’s gold helmet has a tribute to Texas, “The Lone Star State”, written around the top.
Logan Sargeant’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet
Formula 2 racer Logan Sargeant will make his Formula 1 practice debut with Williams this weekend. His helmet design always features a prominent US flag, and for this weekend his helmet designer MDM has given his usual look more of a Texan theme.
This article will be updated.
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