Strongly linked to the automobile world, the Daytona watches naturally offer to its possessor the thrills of the race by its ability to read the speed over a given distance through its tachymetric scale. The Daytona lettering is suggestively written in red and it gives this timepiece bearer the unique feeling of being a part of a piece of history, of a time when men and cars shared a strong bond, when brave was synonym with speed and sporty rivalry.
With the perpetuation of this model Rolex managed to deliver to its clients a beautiful blend of technology, sportiness and history. And it all comes in the classical 40 mm solid 18 k rose gold case that embrace the stunning contrasting black and pink of the dial with its three sub-dials.
This particular model comes with the 4130 self winding automatic movement produced entirely in-house that features a column-wheel chronograph with an accuracy up to 1/8th of a second. So no need to worry about precision. Its anti-magnetic Parachrom spring and a beating of 28.800 vph add a 72 hours power reserve, so this sport watch is reliable and stuns us by its accuracy.
The case is surrounded by a black mono block bi-directional rotating Cerachrom bezel, scratch-proof and corrosion resistant even to the exposure to UV light that has the well known tachymetric scale engraved through PVD – physical vapor deposition. The tachymeter scale embraces perfectly the case, following its round shape.
The Cerachrom bezel puts Daytona chronographs in line with the Submariner‘s and the GMT Master watches and it is such an important upgrade; this material is a proof of high-end technology that creates the connection with the passion for mechanics and proofs us once more, if needed, that Rolex dedicates lots of time and capital to put on the table noble materials combined with the latest technology.
The Everose sub-dials have black margins and match beautifully with the rose gold filled engraved numbers of the bezel. The minutes, seconds and fractions of the second and the big hands are also in rose gold so the quality of the materials used to create this watch is indisputable.
The chronograph functions are managed through the screw-down pushers
This is the watch that will go along with any type of ride and be your faithful and reliable companion whenever you’ll need it and the 100 m water resistance is also tested and makes it a great purchase in the area of versatile sport watches.
This model has a luxurious black leather strap with crocodile pattern that gently embraces your arm wrist but offers you the security of the Oysterlock clasp and its triplock system is also very handy with underwater depths.
Just by looking at it you can tell that it breaths quality, elegance and great experience in what watchmaking means. You can wear it as a sport watch but also as a formal one, because the overall appearance and the quality of the materials recommend it and make it a perfect choice for every possible event.
Its versatility and perfection of the finishes will make you want to become one of the lucky satisfied customers of a timekeeper that does its job precisely and always manages to create a strong relationship to its proud owner.