The prestigious red dot design award has finally announced the results of this year’s review, after the thousands of selected works from around the world layers of screening, TAG Heuer two watches stand out. TAG Heuer Monaco Caliber 11 Chronograph and Autavia Series Wrist won the 2017 “Red Dot Award: Product Design Award” with a high quality design, and is highly recognized by the panelists in the highest design in the international design field!
Headquartered in Essen, Germany, the red dot award can be traced back to more than 60 years ago, by the then review committee for the first time selected the best design award, so far has developed into a prestigious international design awards. Since its inception, the award-winning professional jury has been dedicated to the selection of high-quality innovative designs on a global scale and to grant them a mark from the red dot award. This year, there were more than 5500 entries from 54 countries.
TAG Heuer Monaco, which was released in Geneva and New York on March 3, 1969, became the first square waterproof automatic chronograph in the history of Swiss watchmaking. This watch is named by Jack Heuer Monaco Grand Prix –TAG Heuer is still the partner of this competition. Watch large square case, metallized blue dial, bright red minute hand and the plastic surface of the plastic mirror are highlighted on the traditional watch aesthetics of the ultimate subversion, it is worth mentioning that the crown is located on the left side of the watch, At the time it meant that the watch did not need a winding operation.
And its creativity go hand in hand with its advanced technology: with the first time in the square watch excellent waterproof performance. However, the roots of innovation are inside the watch, equipped with the history of the first listed on the sale of the automatic chronograph movement – the famous Chronomatic Caliber 11 movement.
In 1970, the watch debuted by Jo Siffert, a Swiss racing driver (who was a TAG Heuer racing driver – funded by the watchmaker, which was unprecedented at the time The next year, that is, 1971, Steve McQueen insisted on wearing this watch in the movie “Le Mans”, so that the watch and the star as the focus of the spotlight. “McQueen Monaco” watch blockbuster, since the auction and the collection circle to become a hot timepiece.
2015 new TAG Heuer Monaco Caliber 11 chronograph is the 1969 prototype of the immediate offspring
39mm size, crown is located on the left side, with two white chronographs on the legendary blue dial, 6 o’clock position of the date window, after the diamond polished horizontal hour mark, retro Heuer engraved logo, with date display Caliber Chronograph movement, as well as water depth of 100 meters – all this is the characteristics of the Monaco series of watches.
It is noteworthy that the table in 2015 also presents some new features: three-stage stainless steel case (beginning in 1998) in the shape of slightly Founder, with 4 screws; at 2 o’clock and 4 o’clock Position the two buttons for the rectangle, the table slightly larger, calfskin strap punch, sapphire crystal table and open table back cover to reveal the movement of the wheel system. From Tach Heuer of La Chaux-de-Fonds, the classic heritage of this is a beautiful modern interpretation, watchmakers will not be disappointed
In order to commemorate the 55th anniversary of the advent of Autavia series watch, TAG Heuer will be famous for the classic Autavia series watch with a new retro appearance engraved release. The Autavia watch was designed by Jack TAG Heuer in 1962 and is the first chronograph with a rotating bezel. The word “Autavia” combines the words of AUTomobile and AVIAtion. As the most avant-garde design, the Autavia watch is equipped with a rotating bezel – which means that this watch can be used as a wearable timer to meet the special needs of the racing driver. TAG Heuer Autavia Heuer 02 Chrono 42 mm watch the occasion of the occasion of the 55th anniversary, will once again lead you into the retro world of new world!
The new generation of Autavia series of watches is not only the classic watch style re-engraved reproduction, while conveying the TAG Heuer and racing deep roots and respect for the car, but also added the TAG Heuer iconic precision and excellent features, show New look, and brings modern features and mechanical devices. The return of the Autavia series dates back to a unique large online event “The Autavia Cup” held in the spring of 2016. The purpose of this activity is to collect the brand of collectors and fans, and with the watch experts to discuss, from the past published 16 Autavia series watch selected their favorite style, and online voting. Through more than 50,000 users of the vote, 1963 produced Autavia “Rindt” watch from the 16 watches stand out, as the new retro watch in 2017 inspiration source.
From the 1960s 39 mm to expand the more compelling 42 mm, and with a 12-hour scale bezel and the new Heuer-02 special chronograph movement, the new Autavia series watch inherited the first generation of watch series design concept And aesthetic style, and for the current market trends to update the upgrade, more modern. Its function is more able to meet the needs of the day: automatic winding movement with 80 hours of power storage, at 6 o’clock position of the date window and 100 meters of waterproof performance. The black dial made with black aluminum alloy will be black dial and cleverly located in which the three white luminous timing disk tightly surrounded, while covered with Super-LumiNova® beige luminous coating of steel pointer and set the time scale Very clear and easy to read.
At the same time, this watch in the re-interpretation of the retro face into a modern style of pioneer design. Big head buttons, groove crowns, TAG Heuer logo and retro brown calfskin straps add a whole sense of roughness. But also by the past does not have the date window and sapphire crystal table bottom cover into modern elements. Beige luminous coating presents the antique timepieces of the old luster, and the strap suture phase lining. Following the “1 / 3-2 / 3” golden rule developed by Jack TAG Heuer, the elaborate retro style can be clearly demonstrated from the interval of the minute orbit, greatly enhancing readability and precision. Today, the new Autavia series of watches is not only simply the antiques table to re-engraved, but also into the modern spirit of the glory of the glory of the past.
Replica TAG Heuer Monaco Caliber 11 ‘McQueen’ Chronograph Watch
#Brand, Seller, or Collection Name – TAG Heuer
#Model number – CAW211P.FC6356
#Part Number – CAW211P.FC6356
#Item Shape – rectangle
#Dial window material type – anti reflective sapphire
#Display Type – Analog
#Clasp – Fold over clasp
#Case material – Stainless steel
#Case diameter – 39 millimeters
#Case Thickness – 14 millimeters
#Band Material – genuine-leather
#Band length – Men’s Standard
#Band width – 22 millimeters
#Band Color – Black
#Dial color – Blue
#Bezel material – Stainless steel
#Bezel function – Stationary
#Calendar – Date
#Special features – Chronograph
#Item weight – 16 Ounces
#Movement – Swiss automatic
#Water resistant depth – 330 Feet