Chronograph

Richard Mille enlists an Airbus designer to incorporate aeronautic elements into A new watch. When I started this project, I was not an expert on mechanical watches,” admits Sylvain Mariat, head of...
A pleasure to observe in action and the definition of reliability, today’s finest luxury watches are just like Dad—handsome examples of complexity and elegance. Here are 10 new watches in time for...
Design: Louis Moinet Memoris Contemporary collectors are enamored of openwork watches and traditional lateral-clutch chronographs, and the boutique firm Louis Moinet has had the good sense to include...
Technical Innovation: Vacheron Constantin Reference 57260 No matter how long you stare at this bespoke timepiece—or its 57 complications—you can never truly appreciate the 8-year adventure that three...
Conceptual Innovation: Breguet Tradition Chronographe Indépendant 7077 Breguet CEO Marc A. Hayek has made the Tradition line of historically inspired watches an important part of the brand’s...
BRM Chronographes will make 25 of this watch celebrating Le Mans and 24 Hours at Daytona winners...
A long-time test driver for Richard Mille watches, Brazilian Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa has enabled the brand to initiate and accomplish astonishing feats in watchmaking development.
Master watchmaker Black, Starr & Frost, America's First Jeweler Since 1810, has announced its new collection of fine men’s timepieces, the first designs created in three decades and the first...
Developed completely in-house, the watch’s racecar roots keep its design on track…
The watch’s case is a mere 8.24 mm thick.
Limited to just 2,000 pieces worldwide, the Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition is a retro-styled timepiece.
A new 18ct solid rose gold version of the chronograph makes for a stunning visual presence that is backed by exceptional technical qualities.
Perhaps the most significant timepiece ever created, the Henry Graves Supercomplication will cross the block on November 11 at Sotheby’s Important Watches sale in Geneva.
On June 10, Sotheby’s New York will bring an impressive selection of timepieces to the auction block in for its Important Watches Including the Titanium Collection sale.
In the late 18th century, during the second half of his watchmaking career, John Arnold—founder of Arnold and Son—devoted himself to creating the world’s most precise and rugged marine chronometers,...
Since its founding in 1995, the Geneva-based watchmaker Roger Dubuis has had an on-again, off-again relationship with its namesake.
Perrelet has added the first chronograph to its well-known Turbine collection that transforms the company’s patented double-rotor movement into a visually arresting turbine-blade design on the dial...
Omega has issued a limited-edition version of its 1969 Seamaster Bullhead chronograph—one the brand’s most sought-after timepieces—with a new automatic movement. The new Co-Axial calibre 3113...
Every October marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month, when brands create commemorative pink products to heighten awareness and raise funds in the fight against breast cancer.
Eleven years after the watch’s debut, Louis Vuitton has updated its signature chunky Tambour with an edgy black metal-matrix composite used in Formula 1–caliber racecars. Available on either the...
The Hermès Dressage watch—which pays homage to the brand’s roots as a saddlemaker with equestrian references including lugs designed like stirrups and saddle-stitched black alligator straps—debuted...
While the boats in the 34th America’s Cup may struggle to make the starting line, watches dedicated to sailing, and racing in particular, have arrived in greater numbers than ever before. The so-...
Finely decorated vintage movements attracted a small group of enthusiasts to the tiny watch manufacturer Dubey & Schaldenbrand during the 1990s and early 2000s. Dipping into the hoard she...
Like many Swiss brands in recent years, the American jewelry and watch brand David Yurman has radically altered the look of its Classic watch model by completely clothing it in black. But while most...
Having produced several versions of its highly recognizable four-counter in-line chronograph, the Swiss watchmaker Eberhard has now released a model designed for pure durability. The Chrono 4 Géant “...
Nearly 15 years ago, a college professor told Eric Loth, founder of the Graham watch brand, that the fastest finger on the hand is the thumb. Loth, who had been looking for a way to differentiate his...
Ermenegildo Zegna ’s latest watches, an entry-level chronograph and diver’s watch, seem plucked from the collective subconscious of Italian watch enthusiasts over the last several decades. Named for...
The novelty of Richard Mille’s latest chronograph, the labyrinthine RM 056 Felipe Massa Sapphire Tourbillon Split Seconds Competition Chronograph ( www.richardmille.com ), is clear. The approximately...
If you like to use your chronographs to perform the function of a stopwatch, it is only natural that you might be interested in a timepiece that has its roots in stopwatches. The Swiss-German firm of...

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