New Balance has updated its 990 silhouette creating a fifth generation sneaker for modern times. The updated iteration shares a lot of similarities with its predecessor but its also refined for a more universal look. The 990v5 arrives is crafted from a premium nubuck leather and mesh with 360-reflective accents on its frame. A dark gray tone is used to etch out the company’s logo on the lateral. Completing the shoe is the patented ENCAP and ABZORB crash pad used for cushioning.
The New Balance 990v5 will release in North America on April 6. A global release is scheduled for May 4. Fans can head to newbalance.com to secure their sizes. Preview the new sneaker above.