Tag Heuer is the brand that have found a way to translate the essence of a great timekeeper in the form of an enjoyable design. In addition, what they are always trying to achieve when it comes to reediting old models is to never disrupt the line, the quintessence of the original one.
And with this 39 mm brushed with polished steel case that is kept alive due to the Calibre 12 technology, the Swiss brand gave life to a completely new product, one that incorporates Tag Heuer`s fine watchmaking and a brand new design that keeps its roots in the original model. This is always a serious challenge that Heuer deals with professionalism, as they always want to deliver the next big thing in terms of a wristwatch, to always bring the best to its buyers, to provide multiple choices in order to enlarge the clientele and to keep close its enthusiasts.
The dial is a work of art and at this particular model the two cream-colored square shaped sub-dials create a beautiful contrast on the black dial. By night, the luminescent hands and markers do perfectly their job. Touches of red on the hands as well as an italic writing of Calibre 12 complete the beautiful chromatic and this new design makes you appreciate more the love for the details of the developers, as well as the ability to project the cool factor on each product with the intention of making it unique.
The Caliber 12 automatic chronograph movement, Calibre 11 successor, gives the design a fresh and powerful heart, able to measure up to 30 minutes and providing a date feature exposed in a big aperture at six o’clock. The calibre ticks with a frequency of 4Hz, provides a power reserve of 40 hours and has 100 meters water resistance. This one is a Steve McQueen edition watch, proving once more that history is essential to the brand but they always challenge themselves in order to obtain a creative shakeup, knowing that change isn’t` bad, it just needs yo have a solid background and to be authentic.
The slightly rounded corners of the iconic square shape are the perfect proof that a sport watch can be a luxurious accessory, as luxury means so much more than overwhelming details and rich materials. For Tag Heuer luxury is the acknowledge that today’s exigences are all about the best materials and latest technology combined with a modern design and a great strategy in order to obtain a good price for the finished product. It’s a wristwatch that can be fitted even to a more elegant outfit, a piece that is both reliable and practical.
For you to really enjoy the view of the Swiss mechanism, the model has a sapphire crystal exhibition back case. It’s made from the fusion and crystallization of alumina, so the resistance is not a problem. It also matches with the scratch resistant sapphire crystal that protects the dial.
This masculine case is accompanied by a black leather strap with alligator pattern that you can adjust till it feels right.
So with an honest design and straight forward technology, simplicity being a concept in which Tag Heuer believes and on which it has build watches right from the beginning, this model should be the perfect choice for every man who appreciates the thing well done and the fame of a true watchmaker.