Brand: Nike

Model: Air Jordan 1 Zoom High “Racer Blue”

Key Features: The sneaker features a white leather base with grey patent leather overlays at the heel, toe, and Swoosh. The ankle collar is constructed of mesh material, while hits of blue provide some contrast at the lining and on the icy translucent outsole. The midsole features Nike’s Zoom cushioning technology.

Release Date: Available now

Price: $175

Buy: Nike and select retailers

Editor’s Notes: Nike officially announced the release of the Air Jordan 1 Zoom High “Racer Blue,” following initial teasers late last year. Its clean grey and white colorway, which features hits of blue, closely resembles the highly-limited, $2,000 Dior x Nike Air Jordan that is set to drop in April. This has led to some people calling it the “Budget Air Dior.”

If you were thinking of picking up the Dior x Nike Air Jordan 1 later this year — and let’s face it you’ll probably take an L (we all will) — this might be a more wallet-friendly alternative.

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