This is the Minichamps model replica of Valentino Rossi’s ‘Chicken helmet that he used to celebrate his 9th World Title. It was used at the Valencia MotoGP in 2009.
Minichamps have produced an exact replica model in 1:2 scale of Vaentino Rossi’s AGV GP-Tech helmet, with the graphics depicting a cartoon chicken laying a golden egg – an attempt by Valentino to poke fun at his age.
It’s amazing to think that people were classing him old and potentially past it as far back as 2009! his is a beautiful model with a moving visor that can be raised or lowered. All the graphics are an exact replica of those worn by Valentino on his actiual helmet, right down to the detail of all the sponsorship logos.
- AGV GP-Tech model – Valentino Rossi
- Scale Diecast model
- Amazing attention to detail
- Accurately reproduced paint work
- Valentino Rossi Collection
Official description: Starting with the first picture, covering premaster approval and up to the finished model: the development of new Valentino Rossi helmets models is closely observed from Minichamp’s headquarters. Each model, no matter what the scale, is a highly detailed replica of the actual helmet where perfection is the goal. With historically correct paint and accurately replicated decals and markings, the Minichamps brand is something collectors look for and ask for.
Where can I buy it?
Check the trusted links below to find out where to get it for the best prices online. The 1:2 scale models usually retail for around £100 / $138, but bargains and discounts can be found. Check below:
|Check out the Valentino Rossi Chicken Minichamps helmet model at Amazon|
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