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Saturday, September 15, 2012

Valentino Rossi Misano helmet 2012

Valentino Rossi unveiled this special helmet design on Saturday at the San Marino Grand Prix.

The helmet appears to sum up his tough time as a Ducati rider. It features a cartoon illustration of Rossi as a boxer, slumped on the ropes with bruises, a black eye and teeth missing, but refusing to give up - asking “Come Vado?” (How am I doing?”).

The seven time MotoGP champion is returning to Yamaha next season and Misano is his final appearance for Ducati on home Italian asphalt.

World Superbikes winner MSMW2012