Model [ NK11242236]Nike Air Max Zero Essential Shoes University Red/Black/Team RedThe One Before The 1Designed in 1985 but un-released until 2015, the Nike Air Max Zero Essential Men's Shoe is an Air Max 1 pre-concept design that combines a sleek upper and lightweight cushioning for ultra-modern comfort. BenefitsTextile upper with molded overlays for breathable comfort and support. Slip-on construction for a comfortable fit. Foam midsole with Max Air heel cushioning for lightweight comfort. Rubber at heel and toe for traction and durability Nike Air Max OriginsNike's revolutionary Air-Sole unit made its way into Nike footwear in the late '70s. In 1987, the Nike Air Max 1 debuted with visible air in its heel, allowing fans more than just the feel of Air-Sole comfort-suddenly they could see it. Since then, next-generation Nike Air Max shoes have become a hit with athletes and collectors by offering striking color combinations and reliable, lightweight cushioning.