The Nike Air Max 1 debuted in 1987 as the first sneaker to put the brand's Air cushioning on full display. This rendition from March 2019 combines mesh . smooth leather and suede paneling that follows the classic AM1 blueprint. A primarily black and white construction is broken up by Photo Blue and Total Orange hits for contrast. Below . Max Air cushioning enhances the feel of a foam sole . underscored by Waffle-inspired rubber tread.