Fluid contours and sleek lines add velocity to the look of this sport performance sunglass, the latest evolution of the renowned M Frame™ and its interchangeable lens design. M2 Frame™ steps up styling with new earstem sculpturing and wrap-around Unobtainium® earsocks and with nosebombs made of the same sure-grip material, the frame maintains a secure Three-Point Fit. Durable, comfortable and ready for competition, M2 Frame lets you take advantage of premium lens tints to optimize vision for the environment, and all lenses feature the clarity and protection of High Definition Optics® (HDO®). The retro throwback is impact protected, meeting ANSI Z87.1 impact standards, as well as features Oakley HDPolarized lens technology.
Patented Oakley lens technology offers
unbeatable clarity and accurate vision
Superior combination of Oakley lens and frame
materials meet ANSI Z87.1 impact standards
Minimized glare via no-layer lens technology
produces the best polarized lenses on the planet
With its beginnings in 1975, Oakley was created for world-class athletes, those who see the limits of possibility as just another challenge. Their dedication drives the sport performance brand to look beyond the conventional ideas of industry standards. It’s in Oakley’s DNA to identify problems, create inventions, and wrap those inventions in art. And simply to make things better than anyone thought possible.
Miguel Cabrera is a Major League Baseball player from Venezuela. Cabrera plays mainly third base for the Detroit Tigers, but also spends time at first base, left field, right field and designated hitter. He is a seven-time All-Star, having been selected to both the National League and American League All-Star Teams. Read his interview to learn more about his baseball career and life as an Oakley ambassador.
Q: When did you first start playing baseball? What made you want to be a professional ballplayer?
A: I was four years old and was inspired by my family.
Q: What is the best part about being first baseman for the Detroit Tigers?
A: Scooping short hops
Q: What’s it like being an ambassador for Oakley?
A: It’s the definition of coolness.
Q: As a baseball player, it’s imperative that your eyes are protected from anything that might come your way during a game. Why is it important for athletes to wear lenses that are ansi-certified and impact-resistant like M2?
A: Eyes are the fundamental tool in the game of baseball; I speak from personal experience!
Q: Oakley was created for world-class athletes, those who see the limits of possibility as just another challenge. What is it about the Oakley brand that you connect with most? And how do you embody this mantra?
A: We share the same ambition…simply be the best and always [work on] improving.
Q: What sunglasses do you prefer to wear on the field? What about off?
A: I wear Radars.
All polarized sunglasses are not created equally, but this much is clear: Oakley produces the best polarized lenses on earth. Ordinary polarized sunglasses distort your vision and they don’t block nearly enough glare. But the lenses in the Oakley polarized sunglasses collection beat down glare without compromising clarity.