That was just two weeks ago day, this year Monaco introduces a special edition with a striking purple dial. Now, another legendary motorsports watch from the Swiss Avant-garde The brand gets a colorful makeover, the one-and-only Carrera.
First introduced in 1963 and designed by Jack Heuer himself, this racetrack classic is now introduced with an intense, almost fiery red dial. Bold and striking color selection highlights the beauty of the signature design code with tri-compax layout, focusing on functionality and readability. And the fact Race red dial Limited edition Available in only 600 pieces, this makes it even more desirable to fans and collectors.
The debut is crafted from the same clean, understated aesthetic that made the first Heuer Carrera a favorite of racing pilots and chronograph enthusiasts on and off the track. The silhouette of the original Heuer Carrera reference 2447 is retained, with signature lugs and pushers, but now scaled to a contemporary diameter of 39mm. The indexes as well as the hour and minute hands are faceted, rhodium-plated and coated with Superluminova for optimal readability. The face beneath the glass box style sapphire crystal is brushed with sunburst, while the three chronograph counters are snailed. This contrast creates a subtle play of light. Naturally, the dial bears the original Heuer logo and Carrera lettering.
As expected, the motor under the hood is the brand’s in-house chronograph movement, Caliber Heuer 02, which amasses an 80-hour power reserve. Viewed through a sapphire exhibition caseback, the caliber is personalized with red accents on the column wheel and an oscillating mass engraving.
The new TAG Heuer Carrera Red Dial Limited Edition is available now and retails for $6,750.
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