First Look – The New Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar Special Edition (Live from Geneva Motor Show)

First Look – The New Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar Special Edition (Live from Geneva Motor Show)

Live from Geneva – Range Rover just uncovered the Velar , its new moderate size SUV, filling the hole between the metropolitan arranged Evoque and the bigger Sport model. This more lavish variation by Range Rover debuts at the Geneva International Motor Show. This was the chance for Zenith to disclose another special edition, along these lines as the previously restricted edition : a smooth (straightforward) chronograph fueled by the notable El Primero. Kindly welcome the Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar Special Edition.

The association among Zenith and Land Rover was declared in September 2016 and was the chance for the Le Locle production to release a brilliant El Primero special edition chronograph ( read our active audit here ), tweaked for the event yet keeping away from any boisterous co-marking cues.

The divulging of the Range Rover Velar at the Geneva Motor show is another chance to celebrate this organization. The Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar Special Edition has similar style as current Range Rover SUVs, with a relentless soul and a general impression of metropolitan covertness. The dark, light however tough ceramised aluminum case (a gesture to the Range Rover skeleton) highlights dynamic lines improved by mushroom pushers and a container sapphire glass. The triple-counter brushed dim dial highlights copper-conditioned subtleties. On its fringe (on the inner flange) is a tachymeter scale, suggestive of the vehicle direction of this watch.

The co-marking is much more tactful than for the primary Zenith x Range Rover edition with no noticeable Range Rover logo on the essence of the watch – the British vehicle producer name is engraved working on it back and rotor only.

Under the hood, the motor driving this special edition is natural – Born in 1969 (much the same as Range Rover), the famous El Primero incorporated programmed chronograph, with section wheel and level grasp, beats at 36,000 vibrations each hours (5Hz) and is customized with a calm Range Rover caption.

The Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar Special Edition is worn on another dark elastic tie covered with dark conditioned punctured calfskin, a similar shroud utilized on Range Rovers. It is fitted with a triple collapsing fasten in DLC-treated titanium.

Some individuals may differ yet I believe that seeing Zenith collaborate with Range Rover is extraordinary. Also, normally, not all Range Rover Velar proprietors will need a Zenith Chronograph. In any case, I think this new special edition chronograph is implanted with the cutting edge Range Rover soul in a smart manner – I like the lash of the primary Range Rover edition better however I praise Zenith for making an effort not to spruce up this organization a lot with the basic, unfussy, no-logo approach of the “Velar”.

Just like the primary Range Rover special edition , this new Special Edition retails for Euro 8,900. For more data, visit www.zenith-watches.com .


Technical particulars Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar Special edition

  • Case: 42mm distance across x 12.75mm thick – ceramised aluminum case – domed sapphire precious stone with antireflective covering on the two sides – Sapphire case back – Water impervious to 100m
  • Movement: El Primero 400B with automatic winding – 30.00mm x 6.60 mm – 50h power hold – 36,000 vibrations/h (5Hz) – 31 jewels – hours, minutes, little seconds, date, chronograph.
  • Strap: black elastic covered with dark conditioned punctured calfskin with dark DLC-treated titanium triple collapsing clasp.
  • Reference: 24.2042.400/27.R799
  • Price: Euro 8,900