From top to bottom, Saucony's Excursion TR8 provides all the traction, protection, and stability you look or in an affordable trail or lifestyle shoe. Carbon rubber and multidirectional lugs deliver excellent traction, while the Heel Grid System and EVA midsole provide stability and cushioning. . . . Neutral shoe 8 mm heel to toe drop heel: 26 mm forefoot: 18 mm. XT 600 carbon rubber outsole for excellent traction and exceptional abrasion resistance. Aggressive multidirectional lug design maintains traction and cushioning on all terrain. Heel Grid System offers stable cushioning. Injection molded EVA midsole for cushioning and stability. Rugged, breathable mesh and durable synthetic upper provide support and help keep debris out. Imported.