Nike Air Max 1 Huarache DNA Series AR9863-900 Release Date
One debuted in 1987 while the other first released in 1991, but the Nike Air Max 1 and Air Huarache are both woven into the fabric of the Swoosh brand’s history by as two incredibly important and influential figures. Now they’re getting an interesting sort of toggle as part of the DNA CH.1 (short for Chapter 1) pack: the AM1 will adopt the Huarache’s “Scream Green” colorway, while the Huarache adopts the OG of the AM1. University Red styles.
While it’s certainly interesting to see the Swoosh brand blending the DNA of two icons through their most notable palettes, the inspiration goes beyond just a simple color swap. The modified Air Max 1 features a neoprene tongue, alternate heel construction and additional eyelets on the quarter to lock in the signature sock style of the Huarache, while the Huarache features an Air Max tongue badge- esque and a raised fender. Each pair is then completed with a colored box. Enjoy a first look below, expect a release at retailers like atmos soon, and don’t be surprised if Nike continues this style coagulation with other “chapters” either – they’ve certainly got more than that. enough classic designs to draw inspiration from.
Update January 15: The Nike Air Max 1/Huarache “DNA Series” will release individually on Nike SNKRS US on January 22, 2020.
Nike DNA Series 87 x 91
Release date: November 5, 2019
US release date: January 15, 2020
Style Code: AR9863-900
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