Racer Gloves USA acquired by Max Van


Max Van Acquires Racer Gloves USA: Ushering in a New Era of Excellence

Shelby Township. MI – July 3rd, 2024 – Racer Gloves USA, a renowned leader in high-performance motorcycle gloves and apparel, proudly announces its acquisition by professional motorcycle racer Max Van. Known for his exceptional skills on the track and deep industry experience, Max Van brings a fresh perspective and unwavering dedication to the brand.

Max Van has been a prominent figure in the MotoAmerica Junior Cup and now competes in the Supersport class, demonstrating his prowess and passion for motorcycle racing. With years of experience competing at the highest levels and extensive knowledge of the Racer product line, Max is uniquely positioned to lead the company into an exciting future.

"Racer Gloves have been my go-to choice for their unparalleled quality, comfort, and protection," said Max Van. "I am thrilled to take the helm of a brand that has been an integral part of my racing journey. My goal is to build on the company's strong foundation and grow the brand’s presence by meeting and exceeding the evolving needs of riders worldwide."

Under Max Van's leadership, Racer Gloves USA will continue its commitment to excellence by leveraging cutting-edge technology and premium materials to produce top-tier motorcycle gloves and apparel. Max's firsthand experience and insights will drive the brand's product development, ensuring that Racer Gloves USA remains synonymous with superior performance and rider safety.

The acquisition marks a significant milestone for Racer Gloves USA, as the company aims to expand its global presence and strengthen its position as a trusted name in the motorcycle industry. Customers can look forward to exciting new product launches and enhanced rider-focused features that reflect Max Van's dedication to enhancing the riding experience.

Racer Gloves USA remains committed to delivering exceptional products that riders can trust, now with the added vision and expertise of Max Van guiding the way. Stay tuned for upcoming announcements and product releases as Racer Gloves USA continues to push the boundaries of motorcycle gear excellence.

About Racer Gloves Racer Gloves USA is the exclusive US Importer and Distributor for Austrian motorcycle apparel brand Racer Outdoor GmbH. Racer Austria has been creating premium street motorcycle apparel since the early 1990's and is well recognized throughout Europe. With a focus on innovation and safety, Racer Gloves have earned the trust and loyalty of riders worldwide.

For inquiries, please contact:

Max Van
Owner, Racer Gloves USA

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Size Chart

Helpful Tips - Please Read:

The size chart is a general guide and is not exact to every hand. The limiting factor is the larger measurement of either your palm or finger length.  

For reference, the hand in the size chart measures, 9.5" palm width, 7.5" finger length and wears a large in all but 1-2 styles. 

NOTE: If you are a man and have small hands, a women's size glove will not necessarily fit. A women's pattern is different.

If you are unsure of sizing, please send an email with your measurements and which glove you're interested in for a recommended size. 

Step 1 Palm Measurement

Place your dominant hand lightly on a table and using a flexible measuring tape, measure the circumference of your palm at its widest point. The widest point of your palm is just below your index finger knuckle, to the mid-point between your pinky knuckle and wrist. (See photo 1)

Racer Gloves Size Step 1


Step 2 Finger Measurement

Measure from the tip of the middle finger to the base of the palm where it meets the wrist. (see photo 2)

Racer Gloves Size Chart Step 2

Step 3 Find Your Glove Size

Make sure to write down the measurements from Steps 1 and 2. Compare that information to the sizing chart below to find your size in Racer Gloves. 

Men's Gloves 

Men's Sizes XS S M L XL 2XL 3XL
Palm Measurement 8 ¼"  8 ½" 8 ¾" 9 ½" 9 ¾" 10" 10 ½"
Finger Measurement 6 ¾" 7" 7 ¼" 7 ½" 8" 8 ¼" 8 ½"


 Women's Gloves

Women's Sizes

Palm Measurement 7 ¼" 7 ½" 8 ¼"
Finger Measurement 6 ¾" 7 7 ¼" 7 ¼" 7 ½"


Step 4 Get Your Gloves!

Have questions on fit or sizing? Give us a call at 888-261-9833 or send us an email