The good people over at fastpass got their hands on the brand new Nike Kobe A.D., and of course, you already know what’s coming next.
With a saw in hand and shoe in the other, fastpass dives right in by chopping up the Nike Kobe A.D. in the ‘Cool Grey’ colorway. In case you were wondering, You can also check out the performance review of the Nike Kobe A.D. by our own WearTesters by clicking on each author.
All are in agreement that something about the Kobe A.D. seemed off. Looks like it was the lack of effort put into the cushion.
They cut down the breathable mesh to see the Flywire lacing system, exposed the Lunarlon midsole which showcases that they put more effort into faking the Zoom Air on the TPU wrap than they did putting it into the actual shoe, along with giving us a look at the actual Zoom Air cushion used in the heel. Also visible is the true shape of the shiny heel counter featuring the ‘Sheath’ logo.
Thoughts on the Nike Kobe A.D. deconstruction? Anything in particular catch your eye or surprise you? Let us know in the comment section.