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Vacheron Constantin Fiftysix Tourbillon - a major horological complication in the collection

For insiders a quick information before we start... The Tourbillon launch was brought forward since there is a delay with the Fiftysix chronograph. The latter will probably launch at the SIHh 2019 next January.

I don't mind to see a tourbillon in the Fiftysix collection, since it is a complication that fits perfectly in the DNA of the 1755 founded Geneva based brand. 

Jean-Claude Biver is no longer the CEO of the LVMH Watchmaking Division

This is the official statement published by LVHM last week:

 

... "LVMH Watchmaking Division announces new structure

Paris, September 21, 2018

After an extraordinary career spanning over 40 years in watchmaking, Jean-Claude Biver, together with LVMH, has decided to relinquish his operational responsibilities and assume the role of non-executive Chairman of the LVMH watchmaking division.

Discover the Leica L1 and L2 Wristwatches (+ Video)

 

The new Leica L1 and L2 watches have some really unique features that you will not find in any conventional timepiece currently on the market.

The camera specialist has created two watches that are characterized by Leica’s DNA, but are autonomous in its design and execution.

It is a truly exceptional product on the watch market.

In terms of mechanics, the challenge was not only in the construction of the movement, but also in the production of specific parts that had never existed in this form before.

Cool! TAG Heuer Monaco Gulf 2018 Special Edition

 

TAG Heuer Monaco Gulf 2018 Special Edition

The watch measures 39x39 mm, the crown is on the left. The petroleum blue dial features the inscribed vintage Heuer logo, two white counters, diamond-polished horizontal hour indices and a the date window at 6 o'clock. As a reminder of its origins and sporting pedigree, a light blue and orange stripe of Gulf’s renowned racing colours have been added to the dial. The Gulf logo also appears at 6 o'clock.

 

The Glashütte Original Senator Cosmopolite will now be available in stainless steel

 

Glashütte Original Senator Cosmopolite in stainless steel

The ability to track the time of day in two timezones at once is made possible by the Calibre 89-02. The automatic calibre was developed in-house by the German manufactory, it consists of 430 components! 

The travel companion from Glashütte Original will now finally be available in a 44 mm stainless steel case after it will be officially presented during Baselworld 2018 in March.