The Air Jordan 4 Lightning is back and it’s back with a vengeance. First released in 2006, this colorway has been anticipated by many of OG Jordan Brand fans and hypebeasts alike. Not a lot of shoes do that nowadays. However, if you know, you know. There’s a lot more to this shoe than the fire colorway and classic silhouette. There are stories that it can tell and we ought to listen.
Check out Chris’s thoughts on the AJ 4 Lightning in the video and article.
What’s in the video?
In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in depth information you need. He supplies expert level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:
- Cool box
- Duller yellow than OG
- Awesome nubuck
- Who remembers Jumpman23.com?
- 2006 Thunder and Lightning pack
- Original Jordan motorsport team colors
- Old Love, New Love pack
- Remastered shape
- Lace crowns
- Angled side nettings
- Herringbone traction
- AJ 4 Cool Grey homage?
- Polyurethane midsole and insole
- Heel and forefoot Air Sole
- Nubuck heel wings
- Jumpman heel tab
- “Flight” tongue patch
- Sizing recommendations
As an added bonus, Mrs. Wing shares her comments on the color, and Chris offers up another shoe that might be connected with this one.
Watch the full video by pressing play above or by clicking here to watch on YouTube.
How to Buy the Air Jordan 4 Lightning
- Colorway: Tour Yellow/White/Dark Blue Grey
- Release Date: August 28, 2021
- Style Code: CT8527-700
- Retail Price: $200
The Air Jordan 4 Lightning will be available for $200 on August 28 at SNKRS.
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