Helmets are the most important safety item!
Snell 2010 or 2015 rating - New rating are done every 5 years, and the snell rating is only good for 10 years.
A tinted shield can help in the sun out in the desert!
Note: Radios between driver and mechanics are not allowed to be used during a race. Helmets with radio capabilities are not restricted for use at the club but the radio functionality cannot be used during races.
The suit is both protective and can be personalized for each racer. Although a Racing suit is not required at NNKC, the driver must have arms and legs completely covered while on the track.
These suits can usually be customized. And many racers put patches on the suits after receiving them.