The OG Nike Air branding makes a comeback on the Air Jordan 6 Infrared after 19 lengthy years. It was final seen in 2000.
The sports activities automotive impressed Air Jordan 6, first launched in 1991. With the AJ6 Infrared on ft, Michael Jordan gained his first ever NBA Championship which makes this sneaker iconic and wanted. And though the Air Jordan 6 Infrared has been retroed a couple of instances, it has largely been with the Jumpman emblem on the heel. One time, even with Hyper Pink rather than Varsity Crimson hits.
Which is why the 2019 launch (with the Nike Air branding on the heel) has sneakerheads and Jordan followers excited.
A fast unboxing video from my YouTube Channel
Final yr, across the identical time, the Air Jordan 3 Black Cements dropped and I managed to cop an early pair from one of many shock drops on the Nike.com web site. For me, these Infrared 6s evaluate to the BC 3s. Though the Harmony 11s additionally dropped in December 2018, it wasn’t a pair I used to be chasing due to how they give the impression of being on ft with the form of suits I put on.
And to be sincere, it was one thing I mirrored for the Infrared 6s.
Scheduled for launch on the sixteenth of February 2019, in the course of the All-Star weekend, I bought entry to a pair because of the type of us at Nike / Jordan Model. In case you are trying to cop a pair in India, all main Nike shops in India had stocked up. However ensure you name in to verify in the event that they nonetheless have a pair in your dimension as a result of nearly all of them bought out fairly simple.
Nike shops in India the place the Air Jordan 6 Infrareds are stocked:
Delhi – Connaught Place
Bombay – Linking Highway
Bangalore – Brigade Highway
The match on the Air Jordan 6 is roomy, so no matter having broad ft you’ll be able to simply go true to dimension with them. With an all nubuck higher, the supplies on the Infrared 6 are fairly nicely put collectively. Detailing just like the neoprene-like panel over the laces with the Jumpman emblem on it, the dual-branded lace locks, the Porsche impressed spoiler on the again and the race-car seat impressed tongue, are issues of magnificence. The tongue particularly, permits you to slip your fingers into the slots and pull on the sneaker simply.
Icy outsole particulars with these Infrared hits on the midsole, add to the aggressive stance of this traditional.
Consolation ranges on the Air Jordan 6 Infrared are excessive. I wore my pair for a complete day as I walked about and drove my automotive and did on a regular basis stuff.
Did you guys cop a pair? Was the Infrared 6 one thing you had been chasing? Or did you give it a miss however now remorse it? Let me know within the feedback.
Kudos to Nike and Jordan Model for promoting out on the Infrared 6s. They made a number of pairs, killing the reseller potential on this drop. In addition they made positive, provide was sufficient for everybody who needed a pair, to get a pair, but promote out utterly. I want to see extra of such drops, particularly the truth that these launched in bodily shops in India. What extra may we ask for?
Oh, a few of these Air Jordan 1s and the upcoming Bred 4s perhaps? Nike India, are you listening?
Sneakers – Air Jordan 6 Infrared 2019
Pants – Stone Island
Tee – Supreme X Sasquatchfabrix
Sun shades – Chimi Eyewear