Giro, the brand most often associated with helmets for cycling and skiing, brings you come new some optical innovation with Giro Sport Filter and Havik Sunglasses. Giro Sport Filter Sunglasses feature Pop Top Technology that lets you switch lenses in seconds with a small cam lever, which speeds up lens transition and helps avoid scratches and fingerprints. Available in October, the Filter will be priced at $159 to $219, depending on lens set-up. The second new model, the Giro Havik, features high-quality Zeiss Certified True Sight lenses and a hydrophobic coating that repels water, oils and debris that can compromise vision. Its removable polycarbonate lens wraps in a minimal frame style designed to fit comfortably with a bike helmet while delivering a full field of view and protection from weather and debris. It also features ventilated temples to promote air circulation behind the lens, as well as a ventilated rubber nose pad and rubber temple tips for comfort and stability and will be available in November, for around $139 to $169. Giro.
September 5, 2008 2:11 PM | Sunglasses