Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera

Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera

 

article side img

Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera

Marking the brand's 160th anniversary, today TAG Heuer introduce 4 new timepieces - this time, the iconic Carrera Chronograph is relaunched, featuring an elegant design reminiscent of the historic models, but with a touch of modern flair. Available to Buy Online, or at our The Beacon, Eastbourne store, the new TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph watches strike a perfect balance between advanced watchmaking and unprecedented refinement at the cutting edge of horological technology.

Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera

The sophistication of this reinterpreted TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph watch comes from its sleek stainless steel bezel, which has been designed without a tachymeter scale, to keep the overall aesthetics in line with the unforgettable silver dial Heuer Carrera that was originally launched in 1963. Showcasing a 42mm case, this stunning timepiece maintains its chronograph functionality with two push buttons and subdials. Available in opaline black or sunray brushed blue (presented on a streamlined H-shaped stainless steel bracelet), anthracite or silver (presented on a handsome brown alligator leather strap), the dial features “azurage” subdials at 3 and 9 o’clock and a running small-second counter at 6 o’clock above a discreet date window.

Exceptional Performance Thanks To The Calibre HEUER 02 Manufacture Movement

The TAG Heuer Carrera line has always featured the brand’s most advanced watchmaking technology. The redesigned models are powered by the Calibre Heuer 02 movement, visible through the transparent caseback. This sophisticated in-house innovation is entirely Swiss-made in TAG Heuer's Chevenez manufacture. This movement comprises 168 components, including a column wheel and a vertical clutch – signatures of improved chronograph timekeeping and high-quality manufacture movements –, and boasts an impressive power reserve of 80 hours.

A History of Unequivocal Elegance

Former TAG Heuer CEO Jack Heuer dedicated himself to the intensive study of industrial design, which heavily influenced the DNA of his most beloved collection and has shaped the design and construction of all TAG Heuer Carrera models since 1963. With these new reinterpreted models, the flowing and elegant touches that sparked Jack Heuer's interest decades ago are more apparent that ever, The uncluttered, three-dimensionality of the dial with its three subdials made it easy to read at a glance and was a truly ground-breaking design at the time - and it is now echoes on these signature innovations. Other details, such as the wide bezel and the applied indexes that follow the angle of the flange, take their cues from another area that inspired the TAG Heuer Carrera, one in which excellent legibility and timing at a glance are of the essence: motor racing.

Born on the racetrack, yet equally at home at a formal evening event, the new TAG Heuer Carrera timepieces exudes sheer elegance and make a striking statement in any situation. They not only serve as a tribute to the collections acclaimed roots, but also demonstrate the brand's expertise in seamlessly combining sophistication in design and watchmaking.


Leave a comment

Please note, comments must be approved before they are published

PRODUCTS RELATING TO THIS ARTICLE

VIEW ALL TAG Heuer Products
TAG Heuer Connected Golf Edition Watch 45mm SBG8A82.EB0206

TAG Heuer

TAG Heuer Connected Golf Edition Watch 45mm SBG8A82.EB0206

Regular price £2,100.00
Discover More
TAG Heuer Link Ladies Watch 32mm WBC131F.BA0649
new-overlay

TAG Heuer

TAG Heuer Link Ladies Watch 32mm WBC131F.BA0649

Regular price £2,150.00
Discover More
TAG Heuer Link Ladies Watch 32mm WBC131G.BA0649
new-overlay

TAG Heuer

TAG Heuer Link Ladies Watch 32mm WBC131G.BA0649

Regular price £3,795.00
Discover More

What to read next

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE TO READ

BACK TO NEWS HOME
Start Your Forever Today With An Engagement Ring by Brown & Newirth.

Start Your Forever Today With An Engagement Ring by Brown & Newirth.

With over 50 years of experience designing and handcrafting the finest bridal jewellery, Brown & N...
Read more
Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera

Contemporary Elegance Inspired By The Original TAG Heuer Carrera

The new TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph models strike a perfect balance between advanced watchmaking and unprecedented refinement at the cutting edge of horological technology.
Read more
Celebrate the Tour de France with Tissot and W.Bruford

Celebrate the Tour de France with Tissot and W.Bruford

In a sport where every second counts, Swiss watch brand and Official Timekeeper Tissot unveil their 2020 Special Edition Tour de France model.
Read more
Introducing the TAG Heuer Carrera Sport Chronograph

Introducing the TAG Heuer Carrera Sport Chronograph

As the luxury watchmaker celebrates its 160th anniversary, the iconic TAG Heuer Carrera, original racing chronograph, is relaunched in 2020 with a range of sporty chronographs that brings the collection back to its roots.

Read more

size guide

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Sed consequat ullamcorper erat id vestibulum. Curabitur malesuada ornare lectus et feugiat. Aenean eget nisi pharetra, iaculis mi vitae, convallis ipsum. Aenean tortor ligula, bibendum at mauris sit amet, vulputate pretium ante. Quisque finibus lacinia risus, eget sagittis eros sodales a. Nunc sed purus id orci congue elementum. Praesent elementum, velit a euismod sollicitudin, felis ante dictum mi, sed gravida metus neque id justo. Maecenas in dui facilisis, condimentum quam tincidunt, tempus diam. Donec lectus quam, lobortis sed malesuada sed, placerat sit amet eros. Nunc dictum massa quis est euismod, egestas eleifend odio aliquet. Phasellus at eleifend magna. Integer sed rhoncus augue. Fusce porta pretium augue sit amet gravida. Integer suscipit leo ut velit vulputate, sed hendrerit odio volutpat.