It wasn’t long after this ad that Converse would go on to buy the Jack Purcell sneaker line from B.F. Goodrich but not before they pumped out some classics including these two. Created in 1972 the Indy 500 featured Adidas’s 3 stripes (they would have been sued for this today) and the RaceArounda gorgeous silhouette that would rival any Vans shoe. Check out these classics below and add them to your wish list.

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