They feature an all red suede upper with black and metallic silver accents. The Air Jordan 21 (XXI) was designed by D’Wayne Edwards and is modeled after the Bentley Continental GT coupe. There is some resemblance to the car, presumably the car’s “matrix” front grill and the front of the shoe. Forefoot breathe-ability features are combined with a newly engineered durable textile for support and durability in key performance areas. An evolution of the I.P.S (Independent Podular Suspension) can be seen on these from the Air Jordan 20 (XX), and now include interchangeable cushioning technology with a customizable heel zoom pillar or heel encapsulated pillar. The carbon fiber shank plate offers midfoot and arch support, which adds to the comfort these provide, which is what they were truly built for. The I.P.S. technology is integrated with the outsole through raised herringbone pods for traction in strategic performance areas. This new innovative outsole pattern offers multi-directional traction.
The Air Jordan 21 Red Suede dressed in Varsity Red and Metallic Silver was released.The Air Jordan 21 (XX1 or XXI) was designed by D’Wayne Edwards and inspired after the Bentley Continental GT Coupe. The shoe featured an all-Red suede upper with Black and Metallic Silver accents. This release was arguably one of the better and louder colorways of the Air Jordan 21 to debut.
The Air Jordan XX1 (21) was a higher-cut Air Jordan model that was inspired by sport touring vehicles and designed by D’Wayne Edwards. Day 21 of #XX8DaysOfFlight celebrates the Air Jordan XX1 (21) that featured a carbon fiber shank plate and a seamless diamond-quilted booty. They also had their own independent suspension system from Zoom to Encapsulated air.