Ambush Review

Specialized Ambush Comp Review

 The Specialized Ambush Comp is a great option for customers looking for all-mountain styling and increased coverage at an affordable price.


·      Adjustable, goggle-friendly Visor

·      Boa-Style adjustment system with height adjustments

·      Extended coverage for added protection and durability

·      Lay-Flat Straps



·      Fits head snugly and sits low on the forehead for added protection

·      Boa dial system is simple to adjust on the fly, even with gloved hands

·      Lay-flat strap system is set-and-forget, with no irritation issues

·      Modern “Enduro” styling with plenty of color option

·      Price


·      Doesn’t vent as well as its pricier competition

·      BOA system tightens front and back, leaving large helmet gaps for those with smaller heads

·      No MIPS

·      No integrated light mount

Overall Impression

For the price, the Specialized Ambush Comp is hard to beat. With its modern styling, level of adjustment, and increased protection it should be on your short list when searching for an affordable All-Mountain lid.