Nike confirms ‘Back to the Future’ shoe!

January 8, 2015

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Good news for Back to the Future fans! Nike has confirmed that it is working the Nike shoes featured on Back to the Future Part II which was released in 1989. The Nike shoes featured in the movie featured power laces that automatically tightens the laces after you have put them on.

This and along with the Mattel Hoverboard were some of the products that were highlighted in the fictional future presented in the movie which was set in 2015. Nike’s innovation chief Tinker Hatfield is mentioned that the Nike Air MAG (yes that’s the official name) should release within this year.

In an interview by Mashable NiceKicks publisher Matt Halfhill said that the anticipation for this shoe is something that only few undersand. “I don’t even know if everyone at Nike realizes just how much demand there is for this shoe.”

And if you’re still wondering which scene from Back to the Future Part II those came from, let us refresh your memory:


by Victor Philip Ortiz
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