The palm's 3D structure uses less material - hence fewer creases and a more comfortable fit. The simple stretch wrist cuff does away with the need for a Velcro or similar fastener. Perforated palms help prevent overheating.
One of the most exposed parts to the wind, rain and cold of any cyclist is their hands, soaked to the bone, ice cold fingers are not what you would want on any cycle ride. What can you expect from the Altura Nevis Waterproof Gloves?.