10 Best Heated Gloves Motorcycle Review Guide

Updated May 2022

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Hotwired Heated Glove Liners

Your hands are your most important tool for interfacing with the controls and safely piloting your motorcycle, and often the first part of the body to get cold and stiffen up when the temperature drops. Keep your mitts comfortable and maintain the dexterity you need to ride on with a pair of lightweight, low profile Hotwired Heated Glove Liners.

Features:

  • Lightweight, comfort stretch fabric
  • Brushed lining
  • Heats to maximum temperature in seconds
  • Automatic temperature cut off
  • Two year warranty
  • Power consumption: 22 Watts (2 Amps)
  • For use with a Hotwired Jacket liner with pre-installed wiring system and controller only

Note: Battery harness and Y-splitter are not included. 

2

Tour Master Synergy 2.0 Textile Gloves

The Synergy 2.0 Gloves include the Power Lead Wiring Harness, Single Control Rheostat and an extended V-Split Connector (Required when using Synergy Gloves with Synergy Pant or Vest liners).

Features:

  • Comfort stretch fabric and goatskin palm construction with a Rainguard waterproof and breathable barrier
  • Clarino palm panel resists glove wear
  • 100gm Polyfill insulation increases warmth and heat retention
  • Lightweight and flexible steel fiber heating elements provide instant and even heat
  • A dual or single rheostat is available and easily and accurately adjusts through a range of temperatures and provides a constant temperature
  • Action expansion panels help fine-tune the fit and increase comfort
  • Soft Bemberg interior lining
  • Designed to be worn individually or connected to other Synergy 2.0 garments
  • 360º full circumference wrist closure

3

Gerbing 12V GT5 Heated Gloves

The latest iteration of a heated classic, the Gerbing 12V GT5 Heated Gloves are just plain….plain. This no-frills heated glove is constructed of supple Aniline cowhide leather and is lined with an Aquatex breathable and waterproof membrane with 150g of Thinsulate insulation. With everything you need to stay warm, the GT5 Gloves are cold weather riding essentials.

Gerbing 12 volt is the global leader in powersport wearable technology. Using an advanced interconnect system, Gerbing garments plug right into your electrical system on your motorcycle, snowmobile, ATV, boat or even airplane for an unlimited source of power and keeps you warm at any temperature, any speed. A combination of Microwire heating technologies in conjunction with your electrical system enable Gerbing to put heat where others can’t and makes for the world’s warmest and longest lasting 12 volt platform, specifically designed for the temperature of speed.

Features:

  • Premium Aniline cowhide leather construction
  • Microwire heating throughout glove, including to the tip of every finger
  • Aquatex breathable waterproof membrane
  • 150 grams of Thinsulate insulation
  • Impact protected gel pads at palm
  • Reflective piping
  • Touchscreen compatible index finger
  • Max heat: 135°F
  • Power consumption: 26 Watts (2.2 Amps)

Note: Heat controller, Y-cable and battery harness sold separately.

 

4

FXR Recon Heated Gloves

The FXR Recon Heated Gloves will keep you warm in the most extreme cold. These battery powered, wire-free 7.4v gloves feature a built in temperature controller that is adjusted with a simple click on the gauntlet. With three different heat settings, you can enjoy electrically powered warmth for up to five hours.

But the Recons don’t merely rely on electrons for warmth. No, no. The Recon Gloves keep the warmth locked in with heavy Thinsulate 300 gram insulation on the back of hand and 200 gram insulation along the fingers. The Recon Heated Gloves sport a leather palm and ship with everything you need to get the warm-hand-party started.  

Features: 

  • Waterproof, wireless battery-powered heated gloves
  • Heat element tracks around each finger on the backside of glove
  • Reinforced full grain leather palm and thumb 
  • Breathable Hipora waterproof inner membrane
  • Thinsulate 300g back of hand insulation
  • Thinsulate 200g palm and fourchette insulation
  • Polar fleece lining 
  • 3 stage heat controller built into exterior gauntlet
  • Up to 5 hours of continuous heat (depending on use and setting) 
  • Durable nylon laminated shell construction
  • Wrist strap adjuster with shock cord adjustable storm cuff 
  • Pre-curved finger design for precision fit and dexterity
  • High visibility 3M Scotchlite™ reflective trim
  • Includes 2 rechargeable 7.4V lithium polymer batteries (1 per glove), wall charger and carry bag
 
 

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Gerbing 12V Vanguard Gloves

Whether you’re dodging traffic on your way into work, or on off-road Alaskan adventure, the Gerbing 12V Vanguard Gloves are the pinnacle of heated perfection. The silky smooth Aniline cowhide leather construction is backed by an Aquatex water-resistant/breathable membrane and 150g of Thinsulate insulation to retain heat and keep out the elements. A leather skinned “floating” TPU knuckle protection and gel pads at the palm provide both protection and comfort while also lending some sporty looks to this utilitarian juggernaut.

Gerbing 12 volt is the global leader in powersport wearable technology. Using an advanced interconnect system, Gerbing garments plug right into your electrical system on your motorcycle, snowmobile, ATV, boat or even airplane for an unlimited source of power and keeps you warm at any temperature, any speed. A combination of Microwire heating technologies in conjunction with your electrical system enable Gerbing to put heat where others can’t and makes for the world’s warmest and longest lasting 12 volt platform, specifically designed for the temperature of speed.

Features:

  • Premium Aniline cowhide leather construction
  • Microwire heating throughout glove, including to the tip of every finger
  • Aquatex breathable water resistant membrane
  • Superfabric reinforcements at palm and edge of hand
  • 150 grams of Thinsulate insulation
  • Leather covered, high-impact TPU floating knuckle protection protected gel pads at palm
  • Pre-curved ergonomic fit
  • Reflective piping
  • Touchscreen compatible index finger
  • Adjustable VELCRO® brand wrist closure
  • Full length gauntlet
  • Max heat: 135°F
  • Power consumption: 26 Watts (2.2 Amps)

Note: Heat controller, Y-cable and battery harness sold separately.

 
 

6

Venture Heat 12V Heated Carbon Gloves

The Venture 12V Heated Carbon Gloves combined style, warmth, and performance together to create a motorcycle glove you are sure to enjoy.

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On the inside is 3M Thinsulate insulation and a waterproof membrane to keep your hands warm and dry. To turn on the heat, simply touch the on-board temperature controller and enjoy 3 different heat settings. These heated motorcycle gloves will keep your fingers warm for as long as you can ride. If you need to pull over and take a call, the touch screen capabilities allow you to use your phone without having to take your gloves off.

The heating elements are carefully positioned around the perimeter of the hand to allow warmth to be circulated throughout your hand giving the comfort and protection you need. This great looking glove is made with premium leather and has built-in gel pads as well as a carbon fiber knuckle guard for ultimate comfort and protection.

Venture 12V Heated Carbon Gloves are powered by the existing battery of your motorcycle and will provide heat as long as you’re on the road. Simply connect the harness to the terminals on the battery and run the coax cable underneath the body leaving the connector plug exposed. This non-intrusive configuration allows you to maintain the same look and feel to your bike without cables interfering. Pair the Venture Heat 12V  Gloves with the Venture Heat 12V Heated Jacket Liner or wear them on their own using the included Y-Splitter Cable.

Features:

  • Built-in temperature controller
  • Waterproof membrane
  • Touch screen compatible
  • Gel pads on pals
  • Carbon fiber knuckle protection
  • Flexible, ultra-thin micro fiber heating element
  • Form-fitting cut to maximize amount of heat transfer
  • 12 volt DC power
  • Exterior made from leather and nylon
  • 3M Thinsulate insulation
  • Poly fleece liner
  • Power consumption: 26.4 Watts (2.2 Amps) 

Included:

  • 1 pair 12V heated carbon gloves
  • 1 coax y-splitter cable
  • 1 battery harness with safety fuse kit

Note: As a safety feature, if your motorcycle is outputting greater than 14 volts, it may cause the gloves to turn off. To prevent this, Venture Heat recommends first starting your motorcycle then plugging in the gloves. It should be noted that many motorcycles will operate at >14V, so it is recommended to check the voltage output of your bike before ordering.

 
 

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Fly Racing Snow Title Heated Gloves

Designed specifically for cold weather riding, the Title Gloves will keep you warm and dry in harsher climates.

Features:

  • Hipora Weatherproof technology: windproof, waterproof, breathable
  • 3M Thinsulate insulation
  • Pre-curved fingers
  • Wrap-around fingertip construction
  • 3M high-visibility reflective panels for added safety
  • LED indicator with 3 heat settings
  • Lithium ion battery
  • Pull loop cuff for easy entry and comfortable classic fit
  • Wrist adjuster
 
 

8

509 Backcountry Ignite Gloves

Push a button and the 509 Backcountry Ignite Gloves warm your hands with up to five hours of heat. The compact and rechargeable 7.4-volt lithium-ion battery pack (sold separately) powers carbon heating elements on the back of your hand and thumb with three settings so you can dial in your comfort to match the conditions.

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Features:

  • Goat leather palm, 200 gram insulation back of hand, 100 gram palm insulation on the palm
  • Speed Cinch Closure for easy on and off, and secure fit when riding
  • 5TECH waterproof breathable materials
  • 7.4 volt heating system with carbon heating elements on back of hand and back of thumb
  • 7.4 volt Lithium Ion batteries in gauntlet
  • Run time on low up to 5 hours, high setting 2.2 hours
  • Easy gauntlet adjustment
  • Additional 7.4 Volt Ignite Glove Battery
  • Set sold separately
 
 

9

Alpinestars HT-5 Heat Tech Drystar Gloves

The Alpinestars HT-5 Heat Tech Drystar Gloves are loaded with premium features to keep you toasty and dry, no matter how nasty the weather gets!

Alpinestars Heat Tech System distributes perfectly balanced warmth in the coldest of conditions. The smart system has three heat settings for optimum cold weather performance and each hand can be regulated individually. Equipped with waterproof and breathable Drystar performance technology, the HT-5 Heat Tech Drystar Gloves offer effective all-weather protection and optimized sensitivity and dexterity with the bike’s controls. Additional PrimaLoft insulation on the back of the hand keeps your hands warm even in the coldest temps. PrimaLoft Gold insulation is the lightest solid material known to man and is composed of millions of air pockets that form a barrier, effectively blocking out the cold.

Features:

  • Goat leather palm
  • Waterproof, breathable Drystar performance technology
  • 80G PrimaLoft insulation on backhand
  • Softshell for optimum fit
  • Rolled fingertips for better heat retention
  • Touchscreen compatible fingertip area on index finger and thumb
  • Easy-to-use external control button allows riders to select one of three heat settings
  • 7.4V lithium battery with an electronic controller
  • Micro USB Y-cable included to connect both batteries simultaneously
  • Stainless enameled copper-nickel heating yarn
  • Palm slider
  • Sturdy knuckle protection
  • CE certified Level 1 KP
 
 

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Fly Racing Snow Title Heated Gloves

The Fly Title Heated Gloves are your best bet against cold temperatures on the trail. The lithium ion battery and controller has 3 optional heat settings for a variety of conditions.

Features:

  • Touch screen compatible
  • HIPORA® technology: waterproof, windproof, breathable membrane
  • 3M reflective panel for added visibility
  • LED indicator with 3 heat settings
  • 3M™ Thinsulate™ insulated top and non-insulated palm
  • Pre-curved design and 4-way stretch material
  • Wrap-around finger tip construction
  • Pull loop cuff for easy entry and comfortable classic fit
  • Wrist adjuster
  • Lithium ion battery