The release of a special version of the Twin Turbo Furious model and a chronograph from the Epic X Chrono line is timed to the start of cooperation between Jacob & Co. and Bugatti. And Chopard company has introduced a special version of the Mille Miglia GTS Automatic model, which gives its owner social membership in the Classic Car Club Manhattan.
Jacob & Co. Twin Turbo Furious Bugatti Edition and Epic X Chrono Bugatti Edition
On the eve of the opening of the jewelry and watch salon Baselword 2019 Jacob & Co. announced a long-term partnership with Bugatti. By the beginning of cooperation with the famous automaker dedicated release of a limited series of Twin Turbo Furious Bugatti Edition high-end watches.
The previous version of this bold wristwatch has become one of the brightest novelties of last year’s Baselworld salon. The timepiece amazed the salon audience with unusual functionality: two three-axis tourbillons, a decimal repeater and a one-button chronograph with the indication of “reference time.” In addition to the extraordinary set of functions, the design of the 2019 high-end watch includes several references to Bugatti. For example, in honor of the 110th anniversary of the company, the dial is framed by a blue stripe, and in the center of the dial, there is a Bugatti logo. Besides that, the power reserve indicator at the bottom of the dial was symbolically renamed the fuel sensor and painted in the colors of the French flag.
Twin Turbo Furious Bugatti Edition series will be limited to 39 copies, 18 pieces each in carbon fiber and rose gold cases and three copies with a diamond finish.
Another particular novelty in honor of the partnership will be the chronograph Epic X Chrono Bugatti Edition, the release of which is dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the founding of Ettore Bugatti’s company. This top-notch timepiece is presented in the case of forged carbon, created by the new technology. The design of the dial uses the colors of the French tricolor. The high-end watch, which is limited to 110 pieces, is fixed on a black rubber strap with a clasp, on which you can see the famous logo EB.
Chopard Mille Miglia GTS Automatic
Chopard has released a special version of the Mille Miglia GTS Automatic top-quality wristwatch limited to 10 copies. Watch owners automatically become lifetime members of the prestigious New York Classic Car Club Manhattan. Membership in the club can be handed over if the owner of an unusual “pass” decides to sell the timepiece.
From the design point of view, it is a standard Mille Miglia GTS Automatic model. At the same time, this stylish high-end watch is equipped with an additional dial, the design of which was developed by one of the founders of Classic Car Club Manhattan, Mike Prichinello. In the process of development, Mike started with the classic emblem of the historic rally Mille Miglia in the form of a red arrow. The latter has a handwriting inscription placed against a red background – the words “Mille Miglia.” In this performance, the aesthetics of the dial is somewhat reminiscent of graffiti. The owner of this fantastic wristwatch will be able to replace the standard dial with a designer one in any Chopard boutique. Another critical point is the cost of the model. If the standard Mille Miglia GTS Automatic costs $5,790, this version will cost $10,000.
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