Motorcycle gloves need to protect your hands and wrists without reducing your ability to operate your vehicle. Full-fingered motorcycle gloves protect hands from blisters, wind, sun and cold and will help prevent cuts, bruises and abrasions in a crash.
Motorcycle gloves are available in many styles, weights and thicknesses. Lightweight gloves with no padding and maybe some ventilation are more comfortable during the summer or in warm climates. Heavier, lined and/or insulated gloves are available for additional protection from winter cold.
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Medium gloves = denim, light leather or nylon
Heavy gloves = Kevlar, imitation or heavy leather