Commemorative Pieces for Third SingaporeGP from TAG Heuer

Aug 23, 2010,00:30 AM

For the third running of the SingaporeGP and celebrating its 150th Anniversary, TAG Heuer launches not one but two watches for the occasion.
This year, a special version of the Lady's TAG Heuer Formula 1 Edition is created too.

The details are included in the 
press release posted.

Meanwhile some pictures of the prototypes before the pieces hit the boutiques soon.

Let's the Lady has the honour ....

TAG Heuer Formula 1 Lady’s Ceramic Full Black Diamonds (Singapore Limited Edition)

The theme for the first TAG Heuer's Lady Limited Edition, is the mysterious black, adorned with 120 Wesselton black diamonds on
the steel bezel and black ceramics on the bracelet, it signifies the Singapore night race format.

The case is 37mm diameter.

The steel bezel is set with 72 diamonds with diameter 1.10mm  and 48 diamonds with diameter 1.20mm.
Total 0.75 carats.

Hour & minute hands and hour-markers are luminescent.

The 3-row alternate steel and ceramic bracelet is well-made.  Edges of every links were well-polished, just smooth to touch.

Signed crown flanked by the crown-guards.

“Butterfly” folding clasp and safety push buttons.

Steel caseback and movement is quartz.

Limited to 250 pieces production, and decently priced too for TAG Heuer's first Lady's limited version.

An additional black satin strap is included to add versatility to the piece.

TAG Heuer Monaco Automatic Calibre 12 Chronograph (Singapore Limited Edition)

Consistent with past two year editions, the theme is Racing Green.  Instead of round case, this year, it is in the iconic Monaco square case.
Steel case dimension is 39mm.

Minute & hour hands, and the markers beside the faceted indexes are luminescent.

Small-second subdial is at 3H, while the 30-min totaliser is at 9H.

Curvex sapphire crystal and anti-reflective coated both sides for clarity and easy time-reading.

Signed crown flanked by two pedal-like chronograph-pushers.

To  provide attractive contrasting, the case is also alternate-polished in brushed texture and lustrous finish.

Sapphire caseback displaying the decorated automatic Calibre 12.

This year edition is limited to 100 pieces, and the serial number was engraved on the caseback.

Paired with a black alligator leather strap with green stitching and a folding clasp.

Additional rubber straps will be included too for this edition of Monaco.


Related Post :

First Edition in 2008

Second Edition in 2009

This message has been edited by Kong on 2010-08-23 10:12:54

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