Nike Air Max 98 “University Red” Is Coming Soon
The Air Max 98 has been at the front of the Swoosh Brand’s lifestyle offerings for the past few seasons, and for good reason. It presents a retro look that’s not quite as sleek as an Air Max 97, but not quite as bulky as the Air Max 95, establishing a perfect middle ground for Air Max fans. Now, it’s surfaced in a “University Red” colorway that’s reminiscent of the ultra-popular, Prada-inspired Supreme Air Max 98s from 2016 — the collaboration that originally helped bring the 98 back into mainstream consciousness. Bold red leather accents sit on top of a stark white mesh base, while a strip of reflective material runs around the red leather midfoot and three more small reflective hits appear on the lace loops and heel tab for low-light style. A red nubuck mudguard provides interesting material contrast with the red leather midfoot piece, and the look is then completed by a white midsole, clear Air Max unit, and red outsole. Enjoy a full set of official images below, and look for these new 98s to drop on Nike.com later this season for $160 USD.
Updated January 16th, 2018: This Nike Air Max 98 for women will release on January 25th, 2019.
Nike Air Max 98
Color: University Red/University Red
Style Code: 640744-602
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