The whole backstory on the creation of this new chronograph from TAG is too complicated to bother explaining here. Suffice to say it involves auto racing. And that explains the tire tread pattern on the rubber strap that surrounds its 43mm case. It’s powered by a CH1887 movement and features black gold finish on the hands. Available September 2014.
The Approach S6 has just made every other golf watch on the market obsolete. First-of-its-kind GPS technology gives the S6 the power to track & map your swing metrics including speed & power with SwingTempo, TempoTraining and SwingStrength functions. It also gives you full color course maps and smartphone notifications.
It’s a big one. The Avenger Blackbird’s large diameter, 48mm black titanium case is waterproof to 300 meters and features a cambered glare-proof sapphire crystal, dial aperture calendar & a ratcheted rotating bezel.
Drawing inspiration from their celebrated 1970s chronographs, Longines has just released another updated classic. The Heritage Diver looks a lot like its vintage counterpart but got a new caliber L663.5 movement & a stainless steel 43mm case. It is available in both chronograph & three-hand variations.
Upstart Belgian watch brand Ressence creates watches like no other. Designer Benoit Mintiens has reimagined the mechanics of watchmaking to develop an oil-based mechanical system of hands-free dials. The effect is a bold, highly legible face where the information appears projected on the glass.
British watchmakers Bremont have released a pair of advanced chronographs inspired by Boeing aircraft. Model 1 features Custom 465 Stainless Steel, a double vacuum-melted, age-hardenable alloy developed for aerospace applications. Model 247 uses Boeing aviation-grade Ti-64 titanium. Both feature Bremont’s Trip-Tick case and their beautifully finished movements are visible through crystal case backs.
Rip Curl’s Search GPS is the world’s first GPS surf watch, enabling you to track every session; register top speed, distance and tally your wave count. Watch data syncs to the Rip Curl Search App & Website where your surfing comes to life on location maps that include image sharing and graphic charts.
A six-hand Japanese movement powers this new chronograph from San Diego-based Nixon watches. And classic, understated styling makes the Sentry a solid choice for adults and wannabe kids alike. Available in four colors.
Crafted from a solid block of stainless steel, Victorinox calls their indestructible new INOX watch “a companion for life” after extensive testing proved it will survive a 30-foot drop onto concrete or being run over by a 64-ton Swiss Army tank.
As a tribute to the Wright Brothers first flight, Zenith has given their Pilot Montre d’Aeronef Type 20 a vintage makeover. They call it the 1903, and it features a matte black case, Arabic numerals, and a burly leather band. It is powered by Zenith’s own 693 Elite movement. Limited edition of 1903 pieces.