990 V2 was remodeled in 1998 which still remain the upper design but updated with new technology. It came with classic suede and mesh upper. The "N" on the quarter panel has reflective effect. The amazing ABZORB midsole is the consists of a foam cushioning and ENCAP sole. It also featuring DuPont™ Engage® and slip-resistant rubber combined with a soft midsole and insert.