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Converse Unveils the Thunderbolt Modern

The third and latest addition to the brand's Modern lineup
Image via: Converse

Image via: Converse

Hot on the heels of the All Star Modern and Auckland Modern, Converse introduces the latest addition to the its Modern footwear lineup, the Converse Thunderbolt Modern. Taking direct inspiration from the brand's running history, the updated silhouette features a one-piece engineered jacquard upper for lightweight comfort and dynamic fit, as well as Nike Hyperfuse construction for durability and support. The sleek design is supported underneath by a Phylon outsole for cushioning and comfort, along with flex grooves for enhanced mobility. Introductory colorways of the Converse Thunderbolt Modern -- including Pure Platinum/Photo Blue, Gold Dart/Pine Green, Team Red/Ivory, Gorge Green/Ivory, Binary Blue/Ivory and White/Black styles -- launch August 5th at Converse retail stores, and select retailers.

Release Date: 8/5/16 (Friday)

Also check out the Converse Jack Purcell Signature "Carnivorous Print," as well as the Converse All Star Chuck ’70 "Suminagashi."