While the Only Watch noble cause sell off generally presents interesting pieces to raise assets to help research on Duchenne strong dystrophy, this year a few brands are going a couple of steps further by not just having exceptional watches but likewise offering, in the bundle, special experiences, (for example, Bell & Ross , Carl F. Bucherer and Blancpain ). This is likewise the situation for Chopard, who for Only Watch 2017, will introduce a novel high-beat watch in honor of amazing pilot Jacky Ickx (the Chopard Superfast 8Hz Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017) – and discussing Mr. Ickx, there’s something extremely valuable that you’ll have the option to offer on too…
For the event of Only Watch 2017, Chopard presents a remarkable watch, as far as plan, yet additionally on the mechanical side – which is consistently a charming component. Outwardly, the watch takes as its base the strong and hustling oriented Superfast Chrono made to praise the organization with Porsche Racing , particularly the 919 Hybrid vehicles that race at the Le Mans. With a 45mm width, an enormous and thick bezel darted to the case with 8 screws, a titanium case adorned with lines reminiscent of dashing cars’ pedals and a finished dial with huge numerals for ideal intelligibility, this very manly watch surely befits the hustling subject to which it pays a tribute.
However, for once, there will be no chronograph complication. The Chopard Superfast 8Hz Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017 is a 3-hander with date and power save – which is, obviously molded like a fuel measure. For the Only Watch 2017 release, the Geneva-based assembling has picked a matte blue dial, with a coordinating emptied cowhide lash. On the dial is the mark of incredible pilot Jacky Ickx. Be that as it may, the primary curiosity is to be found on the back, with a development created for this unique version. Inside is the in-house developed Calibre 01.11-M. which as far as enhancement, utilizes similar style as the other Superfast developments, which means an openworked wavering weight and extensions that are worked out like the air vents of an elite motor. In any case, there’s more.
Indeed, the Chopard Superfast 8Hz Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017, as shown by its name, has a high-recurrence wavering organ, with a 57,600vph/8Hz recurrence, which enables more prominent accuracy just as quicker running resumption if there should be an occurrence of stuns or aggravations that are regular in motorsports. This is accomplished using a specific silicon escapement. On account of this, it is also chronometer affirmed by the COSC (Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute). The development offers a 60-hour power reserve.
A extraordinary and invaluable experience: for its sixth cooperation to the Only Watch good cause sell off, Chopard has chosen not exclusively to bring to the table an exceptional watch yet in addition an uncommon experience for the effective bidder. Indeed, Jacky Ickx himself took an interest in the plan of the Chopard Superfast 8HZ Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017, and a memorable week-end at the Monaco Historique GP 2018, within the sight of Jacky Ickx, is additionally included.
Specifications – Chopard Superfast 8HZ Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017
- Case: 45mm width x 12.4mm thick – titanium grade 5 case – sapphire gem on the two sides – 100m water resistant
- Movement: Calibre 01.11-M, in-house, COSC affirmed – programmed – 8Hz recurrence – 60h power save – time, power save and date
- Strap: blue cowhide tie with titanium collapsing clasp
- Unique Piece for Only Watch 2017
- Reference: 168593-3002
- Estimate: CHF 19,500