January 12th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
No longer bearing the split-toed design that gave the product name literal meaning, the LunarLon-cushioned update to the Air Rift shows off a second upcoming release. The Nike Lunar Rift Racer follows up its Atomic Teal rendition with a monochromatic concoction based around Laser Purple plus a black-socked edition with springy green and yellow elements. Stick with Sneaker News to find out when the Lunar Rift Racer arrives at Nike Sportswear stockists, and check out more images of these two below.
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December 28th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
Though the barefoot essence has been channeled into the Free line and various neoprene-uppered runners, the Air Rift remains one of Nike Sportswear’s most peculiar classics. With far more womens colorways available in recent years than mens, this ‘mitten’ of a velcro-strapped slip-on has all but faded out of the recurring lineup. The new Nike Lunar Rift Racer seeks changes in that status in more, offering a more traditional split-less toe atop a LunarLon cushion that’s as light as the featherweight elastic upper. Atomic Teal will be a popular color for SS13, so stick with Sneaker News to see more from the Lunar Rift Racer and let us know what you think of this first one after you’ve seen them from more angles.
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