September 29, 2013 BY Brendan Dunne / 7
Next up in the Nike CJ81 Trainer Max lineage is a sneaker that pays homage to Megatron’s current place of residence. Keep in mind that Calvin Johnson was born in Georgia, but Detroit’s been his home ever since he entered the NFL so we’re not too surprised to see Nike making full use of that locale in its colorways for his signature shoe. Shown is the black and gold Nike CJ81 Trainer Max “Motor City”, a shoe that even gets the benefit of a sparkly gold icy outsole on bottom. Continue reading for more angles on the upcoming Nike CJ81 Trainer Max “Motor City” and watch for the sneakers in stores this October.
Nike CJ81 Trainer Max
Release Date: 10/05/13
Source: Nike Insider
Calvin Johnson went to Georgia Tech. These are more likely paying homage to Georgia Tech colors, black and gold than Detroit.