TAG Heuer Baselworld 2018 Watch Review
Thursday - 26 April 2018
TAG Heuer present a Baselworld 2018 line up that honours their sporting roots. Each new watch excels with a racy, sporty aesthetic with a sense of performance, power and speed. Looking back over past collections, celebrating important milestones in the brands history and reimagining designs for the contemporary gent, the 2018 collection is thrillingly bold and deliciously exciting.
Racing into the new Formula 1 season, their smartwatch gets a sporty makeover inspired by the Aston Marting Red Bull Racing team and their new car – the RB14. Dressed in midnight blue and red, the new addition brings sportiness, performance and endurance.
Specifications: fixed bezel, leather strap, titanium case, 45mm diameter, date display, black dial, 50M water resistance.
We can’t think of a better way to celebrate the Carrera’s 55th birthday than with a mark of excellence and ultimate precision. With only 155 pieces in circulation, the impressive chronograph has been given the Viper Head (Tete de Vipre) approval – in other words the instrument has reached standards that only 500 watches have managed to achieve since its revival in 2016.
Specifications: fixed bezel, alligator strap, ceramic case, 45mm diameter, chronograph, black dial, automatic movement, 100M water resistance.
At home on and off the racetrack, the Carrera speeds into the new season with a powerful motor – the Caliber 16. The sporty vintage design charms with its distinctive black, white and red colour combination for perfect legibility.
Specifications: fixed bezel, leather strap, stainless steel case, 41mm diameter, chronograph, date display, black dial, automatic movement, 100M water resistance.
The familiar blue and orange stripes return 50 years later on the face of the Monaco Gulf Special Edition. Known for it’s square case, racy colours, link to the King of Cool and his famous sports car, the new design is daringly bold.
Specifications: fixed bezel, leather strap, stainless steel case, 39mm diameter, chronograph, date display, blue dial, automatic movement, 100M water resistance.