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Impact Accel Frontal Head Restraint

SFI 38.1 Certified.
The Impact Accel offers unparalleled comfort combined with the ultimate in frontal and angular impact protection.
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The Impact Accel Affordably priced and adjustable, the Impact Accel is your go-to safety device regardless of seat angle or complement of motorsports. Constructed from lightweight yet durable DuPont carbon composite material, the Accel can withstand the rigors of nightly racing whether you compete in drag, circle track or off-road.

  • Features:
  • Manufacturer Certified to Comply with the SFI Foundation's 38.1 Specification.
  • Adjusts Between 10-40 Degrees for a Variety of Uses.
  • Weighs Less than 2 Pounds (1.8 Pounds or 816.5 Grams).
  • Body Forming Shoulder Pads offer Unparalleled Comfort.
  • Offers Superior Angular Impact Protection & SFI 38.1 Compliant.
  • Made from Carbon Fiber DuPont® Composite Materials.
  • General Questions about the Impact Accel

    Is the Accel Device Offered in Different Sizes?
    The Impact Accel FHR is currently offered in one (standard) size. The standard device fits most adults, typically a driver weighing 100 lbs or more.

    Do I Need Any Special Tools to Install the Impact Accel?
    No, the Accel uses standard tools and we supply a tool kit with each device.

    Will the Impact Accel Feature the Helmet Attachment Hardware?
    Priced at only $599, the Impact Accel device includes the tether hardware and helmet clips. The Accel has everything you need to be a Saferacer!

    What Size of Shoulder Belts Work with the Accel?
    Both 2-inch and 3-inch shoulder belts work with the standard Impact Accel FHR.

    How do I Best Set Up My Restraints to Work with the Accel Device?
    The Impact Accel device works most effectively with properly installed restraints. For more information on proper restraint mounting, refer to the “Seat Belt Installation Guide” on the SFI Foundation’s website here

    Will I Be Able to Move My Head From Side to Side?
    Yes, the Accel has self-aligning tethers that offer range of motion from left to right.

    Will the Device Put Pressure on My Clavicle (Collar Bone)?
    No, the Impact Accel has body forming pads, which go under the seat belt at the collarbone. There is no hard surface on your collar bone.

    Will I Need to Buy Shoulder Pads?
    No, the Accel FHR features comfortable and lightweight shoulder pads integrated into the design of the device.

    Do I Need to Buy Additional Helmet Hardware or Other Accessories?
    No, the Impact Accel device includes all the helmet hardware needed. You can purchase additional sets of hardware if you have multiple helmets.

    Will I Need to Drill My Helmet?
    If you have a new SAH2010, SAH2015, it is ok to use the mounting plates pre-installed in the helmet. If it is a pre-drilled helmet, you will need to use the backing plates supplied with the Accel device. Otherwise, easy-to-follow instructions for un-drilled and SA2010 helmets are included with the device.

    What Do I Do if My Helmet Has Been Drilled?
    The Impact Accel will work using the existing frontal head restraint holes. Simply install the helmet hardware using the backing plate (washer nut). You will need to detach the backing plate from the helmet hardware (the backing plate is attached to the QR helmet hardware from the factory). The backing plate installs inside the helmet - between the foam (helmet liner) and the inside of the helmet (shell). Refer to the instructions included with your device.

    Pit Stop USA offers the Impact Accel Head and Neck Restraint at low everyday prices. Be sure to check to check out the other great Items from Impact Race Products including Frontal Head Restraints.

    Sizing Chart

    Impact Accel Sizing Chart


    Impact Accel Features Chart

  • 1. Quick Release Helmet Hardware: This is a unique two finger quick eject helmet attachment system.
  • 2. Emergency Pull: Optional pull tag for quick disconnect.
  • 3. Wings: Standard adult unit can accept 2” or 3” seat belts. The wings aid in keeping your harness in place under impact. Even in multiple impact situations where the belts could loosen.
  • 4. Flexible Bar: This allows for upper body movement and comfort while driving. Also allows user to flex the unit over larger necks.
  • 5. Belt Guides: The guides keep the unit centered on the driver at all times, not allowing the unit to slip from under the belts.
  • 6. Body Forming Pads: The body forming Kevlar® belts with Nomex® pads fit under the seat belt, therefore taking any pressure off the collar bone and making the unit very comfortable.
  • 7. Adjustable Rear: The unit is adjustable to fit most seat angles from 10°-40°. This also allows the driver to adjust the back of the unit for comfort or interference with the helmet or the seat.
  • 8. Low Rear: The low profile design allows easy access from confined areas with little interference on roll bars in dragsters and landspeed cars.
  • 9. Tension Neutralizing Tether:Using a single self-neutralizing tether, the loads under impact are distributed through four different load paths. This unique system offers an equal distribution of forces under impact. This system also offers a full range of head motion and side and angular impact protection.
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    • 3.6 lbs.
    • W14.4000” x H6.7000” x L16.2000”
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