The follow-up to the wildly popular F50 adiZero, the adiZero Prime set a ludicrous new benchmark in lightweight performance footwear by beating out their older models by a slight 20g. The undisputed Highest Scoring Boot of the World Cup the original adiZero was available in two different material selections, Leather and Synthetic – with the Synthetic version of the cleats tipping the scales at a mere 165g.
The new Adidas Adizero Prime will be available in just Synthetic, but has had several special tweaks to bring it’s weight down to a mere 145g per boot. Amazingly, the adiZero wasn’t the lightest boot released last year, with German rivals Puma releasing the v1.10SL at 155g; but with the adiZero Primes, it definitely seems that the legendary Three Stripes of Adidas will take some shifting from their new throne.
One of the reasons behind this weight-drop is the new upper. …