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IWC Schaffhausen Aquatimer Automatic 2000 Edition “35 Years Ocean 2000” (Ref. IW329101)

To celebrate the 35th birthday of the Aquatimer Ocean 2000, designed in 1982 by Ferdinand A. Porsche IWC launches a special limited edition with a thickness of just 14.5 millimetres. At the time being, with its avant-garde design, the Aquatimer Ocean 2000 extremely pressure-resistant diver’s watch was years ahead of its time.

IWC Schaffhausen Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition “Tribute to Mark XI”

That´s what I would call a remarkable watch. If meanwhile you got bored by all the issued "Mark" versions of IWC this new Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition “Tribute to Mark XI” could be interesting for you. The new Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition “Tribute to Mark XI” (Ref. IW327007) incorporates aspects of the iconic design of the historic Mark 11 ...

Another four brands join the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in 2018

Good news from Geneva! The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie continues to grow, while the number of exhibitors at Baselworld has been dramatically declining. The central aisles of the SIHH in Geneva are extended for the arrival of Hermès, while a bigger Carré des Horlogers makes room for DeWitt, Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud and Romain Gauthier.   

TAG Heuer is celebrating Aryton Senna´s first victory of the Monaco Grand Prix in 1987

 

The TAG Heuer Heuer-01 proprietary automatic chronograph calibre is for the first time paired with the Senna design codes. The 45 mm black brushed steel case of the TAG Heuer Carrera Heuer-01 chronograph with some touches of red showcases a skeleton dial. Its sapphire case back allows the Manufacture movement to be admired. The watch is sold for 5550 Euro including VAT.

Patek Philippe celebrates the first 20 years of its Aquanaut with the new Ref. 5168G

 

In 1997 the Patek Philippe Nautilus – it had its debut in 1976 – was already a manifestation of casual elegance in steel. However, with its extremely elaborate two-part porthole construction, it was beyond the reach of the younger, physically active target group that then manufacture president Philippe Stern had in mind.

Baselworld 2017: Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona

 

Rolex is introducing three new versions of its Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona in 18 carat yellow, white or Everose gold. These versions are fittted on the innovative Oyster flex bracelet in elastomer reinforced with a metal blade, and are equipped with a monobloc Cerachrom bezel, patented by Rolex, in black ceramic. 

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Baselworld 2017: Porsche Design Monobloc Actuator 24h-Chronotimer

 

The 45,5 mm (height 15,6 mm) titanium case houses an ETA 7754 calibre with a GMT-function. A short personal remark at that point: That´s for sure not a bad choice, but please guys, technicians, engineers working for Porsche with your enormous brainpower you can do better than this! So we are in the near future now all waiting for your own Porsche-watch-engines.