Air Jordan 8 (VIII) Retro – Black / Chrome
|Model:||Air Jordan , Air Jordan 8 (VIII)|
|Colorway:||Black / Chrome|
|Release Date:||Air Jordan Release Dates|
|News & Updates:||Air Jordan|
The Air Jordan 8 (VIII) Retro – Black / Chrome were released on May 3, 2003, and retailed for $135. They feature a black durabuck upper with brey and white accents, which can be seen on the infamous logo on the tongue, as well as the heel of the shoe, with the flowing streaks. The midsole features a dark grey color scheme, which does stand out from the black base. The shoe also consists of anti-inversion cross straps, a poly carbonate torsion plate, air sole, and an inner sock similar to the Nike Air Huarache. During the original release of the Air Jordan 8 (VIII), it was one of the most advanced shoes on the market, and in terms of Air Jordans, would be for the next 2 years, surpassing the Air Jordan 9 (IX), and Air Jordan 10 (X).