When was the last time you hear of Air Jordan 12 ‘Taxi’? Well, some of the Jordanheads could have felt gotten a chance to wear the OG version of it, but we can bet that a majority have seen the retro iterations. At 23isback, we mentioned a while back that AJ XII Taxi is one of the sneakers likely to make a comeback in 2018. So let me take you back a little about this legendary line of sneakers. The OG version of AJ 12 Taxi was back in1996 November when it first launched. Then it reappeared after 12 years as part of the Countdown Collection in 2008 as an iteration, in 2011. But Jordan Brand brought it back in a low top version of it and the last that we say it was back in 2013 in the OG colorway.
Air Jordan 12 Taxi
But Jordan Brand is planning to have the sneaker back as part of the collection. According to the Jordan release dates 2018, the sneaker will release late in 2018. This news has definitely excited most sneakerheads who especially those who were lucky to get a feel of the previous iterations. From the official images released by the company, there is no doubt that the new silhouette fits the status of classic sneakers over released by JB.
From the design to the color scheme, this is the kind of sneaker that will definitely cause ripples in the sneaker industry. In fact, Air Jordan 12 Taxi is one of the classy and luxy sneakers that very few versions can compete with. The colorway is on point. Dressed in White, Black, Taxi and Varsity Red, the sneaker brings out two contrast colors that bring out a fantastic appearance. The combination is on point.
The upper is predominantly white while the black hue is on travels from the outsole, midsole, liner, back heel to the lining. In addition is the hints of yellow on the outsoles and that’s where the “Taxi” nickname comes from. You will also find red hints on the number “23”, Jumpman branding on the innersole and the outsole. The Gold hue on the eyelets completes the look.
The quality of the sneaker is on point. From the images and information confirmed by 23isback, the sneaker upper is constructed from high quality soft leather that gives the silhouette a soft and classy feel. You will also love the inner padding and the softness that will provide your feet absolute comfort all day long. For those looking for incredible traction, then JB has the perfect sole for this iteration. The sole is constructed from high quality rubber for extreme versatility in use. So this is the kind of a classy sneaker that will last for long and give you value for money based on construction material.
There are numerous highlights that will make the sneaker stand out. The black Jumpman on the tongue, the actual design of the sneaker, color combination and the number ’23’ at he back are some of the highlights that will make the sneaker stand out.
According to Jordan release dates, Air Jordan 12 Taxi will drop on 2018 at selected Jordan brand stores and Nile.com. The silhouette will be retailing at $190. So keep checking 23 is back for more updates about AJ 12 Taxi.