New for 2012
The Tech 1-Z Glove draws on technical expertise from Alpinestars racing program to deliver supreme comfort, durability and performance. Constructed from Nomex, the glove features ergonomically padded Pittards leather inserts for optimum grip and feel. Construction
Innovative Nomex and flame resistant cotton lined construction ensures high levels of protection against flame and heat while providing superior levels of comfort and feel.
Temperature sensitive lining enables better equalization of body heat for a comfortable, dry feel.
Ergonomically positioned Pittards leather patches on the palm and fingers are backed with memory foam for enhanced grip and shock/vibration absorption.
Knuckle padded with a thin layer of energy absorbing foam to protect against impacts. Ergonomic design
Pre-curved finger and palm design aids fit while reducing material bunching when gripping the controls.
Palm features a slash dot pattern treatment for improved feel and grip.
Reinforced cross-stitching on the finger fourchettes prevents excessive material twisting when driving.
Straight-cut cuff features an easy to use Velcro wrist closure strap.
FIA Rating: 8856/2000
Primary Use: Auto Racing
SFI Rating: SFI 3.3/5
To determine hand measurement, use a cloth tape measure or string. Make a loose fist and measure the hand across the palm and around the back of the hand just behind the large knuckles. Do not include the thumb or fingers. Resources:
Some gloves are available in sizes smaller than 8, especially Karting gloves in childrens sizes. Please contact us if you need one of these smaller sizes but are not sure which one to order.