if the legendary air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati motorcycle it would look like this
 

if the legendary air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati motorcycle it would look like this

german sportswear retailer BSTN has teamed up with leading customization workshop ‘IMPULS’ to create a one-of-a kind motorcyclebuilding on michael jordan’s well documented passion for motorcycle racing, the design of the BSTN ducati 916 ‘concord’ merges a pioneering basketball shoe and a trailblazing motorcycle to celebrate the comeback of the iconic air jordan XI concord.

BSTN  air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati 916 'concord' motorcycle it would look like this

images courtesy of BSTN

 

 

each and every part of the ducati 916 has been extravagantly tailored or even recreated using 3D-print technology to fit the air jordan XI design concept. details include laser-engraving of jay-z’s legendary ‘back like 45’ lyric on the brake discs, the traction pattern of the shoe lasered into the bike’s tires and a custom seat mimicking the shoes‘ revolutionary upper with a blend of outdoor materials, leather and neoprene.

BSTN  air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati 916 'concord' motorcycle it would look like this

 

 

carbon fiber and purple details across the bike represent the shank and color-pops on the AJXI. meanwhile, clear rubber handle bars are inspired by the distinct icy outsole of the XI and deep-black piano coating on the body work represents the concord’s unique use of patent leather.

BSTN  air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati 916 'concord' motorcycle it would look like this

 

 

the two icons join forces to mark the release of BSTN‘s latest run of sneaker releases. the re-released air jordan XI retro ‘concord’ is available now online and in store. as tinker hatfield, the legendary designer of the air jordan XI, put himself, the shoe represented a ‘big leap forward’, illustrated by the infamous campaign that accompanied the AJ XI’s original launch twenty-three years ago. 

BSTN  air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati 916 'concord' motorcycle it would look like this

BSTN  air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati 916 'concord' motorcycle it would look like this

BSTN  air jordan XI sneaker was a ducati 916 'concord' motorcycle it would look like this

 

video by BSTN store

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