Noriyuki Haga, nicknamed ‘Nitro Nori’ started out racing in the Japanese Superbike series, which he won in 1997. Haga also won the 1996 Suzuka 8 Hours endurance race when he partnered with Colin Edwards. Haga has also had a brief spell in the 500cc (now MotoGP) series.
Since 1998 Noriyuki Haga has been racing in World Superbikes and has been runner-up three times, and has finished 3rd in the series four times – the 2009 season saw Haga battling against his good friend Ben Spies in a season that saw Haga finish only 6 points behind Spies, who eventually took the title.
Haga currently races in the Asia Road Race SS600 Championship for Team Kagayama.
Browse the current Noriyuki Haga replica helmets available below:
Noriyuki Haga helmet guide:
Noriyuki Haga has raced with Arai helmets for a long time and there have been some beautiful Noriyuki Haga helmet replicas available for sale, with the Monza Limited Editions being especially popular. Sadly there are less Haga replicas on the market these days, which is real shame as some of his helmet designs were stunning.