Shimano ME5 MTB SPD Shoes. Shimano’s ME5 MTB SPD Shoes are designed for the Enduro and Trail rider who needs a comfortable, lightweight, and stiff high-end performance shoe. These MTB shoes feature a super low profile alongside performance-oriented technology to deliver stiff SPD shoes More Power with Shimano’s MTB Shoes. Working with experts in rubber, Michelin, these MTB shoes feature a dual density rubber sole and a fibreglass reinforced midsole with Torbal technology; these ME5 MTB SPD Shoe score a solid 6 on the stiffness index. This means an increase in power and traction as you negotiate technical trails and power up steep gradients: the podium beckons with more power transferring through your sole and transmission.A secure and comfortable fit is guaranteed with Shimano’s Cross-X-Strap, which works to relieve tension in your feet and your mind, allowing you to focus solely on the trail Features: Please Note: Going up half a size from normal shoe size is suggestedSole: Dual Density Rubber with Fibreglass reinforced Polyamide midsole and Torbal TechnologyStiffness Index: 6 (out of 12)Closure System: Reverse mount buckle and Cross-X-StrapLow profileCushioned insoleExtended shoe cleat adjustment rangeWeight: 770g (EUR 40)Technologies: Torbal (Torsional Balance): Improves balance and bike control by letting the heel section accommodate some lateral movement, while optimising pedalling efficiency at the sole/cleat interface. Flexibility improves the connection between the rider and pedal with what the bicycle is doing underfoot, while maintaining comfort and flexibility through all ranges of rider motion Michelin: Shimano and Michelin worked in collaboration to produce this new sole that combines dual-density rubber and strategic lug placement pattern for better grip without compromising pedalling efficiency Cross-X-Strap: Cross-X-strap is designed to optimise and relieve tension in the foot during the push off phase.A 2 year warranty is offered with all Shimano products from Chain Reaction Cycles (3 years on Dura-Ace and XTR products) Buy Shimano Footwear from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.