Carbon Fiber Variant Helmet? Tuesday August 21, 2012 Yep. We’re leaking Fall 2012 spy photos like a ruptured fork seal. Check out the new ‘Variant Carbon Cyclic’ helmet (as well as the rest of the FA12 Collection) set to release August 24th at RideIcon.com. The Variant Carbon Cyclic's visor makes for a sweet GoPro HD HERO2 platform.