Time-honored elegance, tasting the TAG Heuer Carrera chronograph
Since its establishment in 1860, TAG Heuer has used various sports competitions as the source of inspiration for aesthetic design and technological breakthroughs, and “challenging oneself, pursuing success, and excellent quality” has become its brand spirit. In the 1960s, the Carrera series of watches, which were born on the track, combined the racing passion and dynamic charm of racing cars, presenting a unique sports style. At the time when TAG Heuer was founded 160 years ago, the brand has added new works to the classic Carrera series and launched a new chronograph to demonstrate its pioneering watchmaking skills. (Watch model: CBN2011.BA0642)
This watch is inspired by the original TAG Heuer Carrera series launched in 1963. It retains the classic design of the prototype watch, and adds exquisite details in line with the characteristics of the times, bringing the Carrera series to the new and pure. The paradigm is fully revealed.
The 42 mm diameter stainless steel case has been finely frosted, which is as smooth as a mirror and has the right size. As a chronograph, it does not have a tachymeter scale on the bezel, retaining the unforgettable overall beauty of the original watch.
Matching with the silver case is a blue dial, which is decorated with a sun pattern radiation texture, which emits a different kind of light under different angles of light. This watch also has two luminous chronographs at 3 o’clock and 9 o’clock, which work together with the chronograph second indicator at 6 o’clock to realize the timing function. At the same time, there is also a date display window. ,full functioning. The dial layout is the same as the original watch, and this design was considered a breakthrough operation at the time.
The silver rhodium-plated polished hour markers and hands are coated with white Super-LumiNova fluorescent material to ensure clear reading at night. The time scale adopts a long strip shape, which is very linear. It is consistent with the angle of the bezel flange, which can easily attract the wearer’s attention.
A crown and a chronograph button are designed on one side of the case. The button at 2 o’clock is used to start/pause the chronograph hands, and the button at 4 o’clock is used to operate the zero function, which is convenient to operate. The crown is also engraved with the TAG Heuer brand logo, with all the details.
TAG Heuer cheap equipped this new watch with a stainless steel H-shaped bracelet. The inner and outer corners of the links are smooth and rounded, and the curved arc is tightly stitched with the wrist. Combined with the slim bracelet design, it can effectively improve wearing comfort. The double safety button folding clasp also has the brand logo, which makes it easy to see.
The movement of this watch is also one of its highlights. Through the sapphire glass back, we can see the Calibre Heuer 02 self-winding mechanical movement. This innovative self-made chronograph movement is entirely made by TAG Heuer in Switzerland. It is made in Chevenez’s watch factory and consists of 168 parts. The rose gold oscillating weight is exquisite and atmospheric, and can provide 80 hours of power reserve.
Co-launched with this luxury replica watches are the black opal dial and the blue, gray-black and silver sun pattern dial styles. The styles are diverse. They perfectly show the professional heritage of TAG Heuer’s unique beauty and superb skills.