If you've been looking for cushioned control, New Balance 1340v2 running shoes deliver the best technology that supports your stride mile after mile. A polyurethane insert in the midsole adds an extra layer of stability and cushioning. These cool colors and the striking design created by the overlays gives these shoes an energetic look.These shoes were proudly assembled in New Balance's U.S. factories by their more than 1,200 U.S. workers. Since the domestic value is less than 70%, they are labeled "Assembled in the USA." Upper: Padded tongue and heel collar enhance comfort. Lace-up front offers an adjustable fit. Synthetic overlays provide lightweight support. Mesh delivers breathable flexibility.Midsole: ABZORB® cushioning in the forefoot provides exceptional shock absorption. N2® is a low-to-the-ground cushioning technology that is responsive and durable cushioning system in a low-profile execution. T-Beam is a lightweight, flexible TPU shank engineered to deliver torsional stability in the shoe and arch support through a unique center beam design. The medial EXTENDED WEB is a lengthened Stability Web® that delivers midfoot support, increased stability and mild pronation control. ACTEVA™ LITE is 24% lighter than standard compression molded foam for optimal compression set properties.Outsole: Ndurance® rubber compound delivers maximum durability used in high-wear areas. Blown rubber outsole.