Nike® Air Max Torch 5

The Nike Air Max Torch 5 release date is September 23, 2023.

The Nike Air Max Torch 5 will have the following main updates:

  • The Nike Air max torch 5 will be an improved entry-level trail shoe that will be quite heavy-duty.
  • It will have plenty of support features and have the stiffness and bulk ideal for trail running and walking.
  • The fit will be more true to size and snug.
  • There will be a well-cushioned footbed and midsole.
  • It will also be budget-friendly for such an improved trail shoe.

Previous model of the Air Max Torch:
The Nike Air Max Torch 4 release date was on June 5, 2020.

Latest Version of the Nike Air Max Torch


Nike Air Max Torch



  • The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the Nike Air Max Torch 5 will be $100.
  • It will be an affordable option for what it brings to the table.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The Nike Air Max Torch 5 will be ideal for most types of pronation and support.
  • It will be more neutral with stiffer features for Overpronation and stability.
  • The cushioning will be suited to high and neutral arch types.


  • The new Nike model will be a trail walking and running shoe.
  • Ideal for off-road trails and all kinds of surfaces.


  • It will make for a comfortable trail walking and jogging shoe.
  • Not ideally suited for marathons and races, as it will be quite heavy in weight.


  • With the added features, it will be extremely durable.
  • The shoe will offer durability in wet and dry weather conditions.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The fit will be snug, with a narrow toe and a medium fit.
  • There may be some wider-width options available.


  • It will have a heavy weight of around 295 grams to 300 grams.
  • The bulk will be because of the rigid sole and improved cushioning.

Elevation of the Nike Air Max Torch 5

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • There will be a heel height of around 24 mm.
  • The heel height will offer excellent stability.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • The Forefoot will be lower at 16mm.
  • The forefoot will have slightly more flexibility.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • A lower 8 mm heel-to-toe drop will be expected.
  • The heel-to-toe drop will be ideal for running and walking trail shoes.

Components of the Nike Air Max Torch 5


  • You can look forward to the new and more durable full-length BRS 1000 Carbon Rubber outsole.
  • The outsole will offer improved traction and grip on most surfaces.


  • The Midsole will feature the new AirMax technology cushioning system.
  • The cushioning will be responsive and energizing.


  • The new Nike Air Max torch will have mesh uppers with synthetic overlays.
  • There will be thermoplastic polyurethane bands in the midfoot and outsole area.
  • The sleek, wavy lines in the saddle look fashionable with the Nike Swoosh Sign.
  • Some new color options will likewise be available to you.


Nike Air Max Torch 5

About the Author

David Alegeta

David is a long-distance hiker, a writer and an editor whose favorite topics include backpacking and trail running. He is an adventure athlete who covered over 20,000 miles. He frequently speaks to groups about the benefits of proper footwear and has written numerous articles on this subject. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.