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Chopard – Superfast Chrono Porsche 919


Chopard - Superfast Chrono Porsche 919

2014 was the year of the Porsche Motorsport LMP1 introduction – a new vehicle 919 Hybrid. Chopard – official partner decided to make a kind of tribute to the supercar with the Superfast Chrono Porsche 919.

Great fruit of cooperation between the Chopard and Porsche. Superfast is an iconic collection of sports watches, designed specially for the world of motor racing. When you look at the Chrono Porsche 919 watch, you can at a glance notice its racing design code taken from Porsche 919 Hybrid. A sporty look, which is refined to the maximum. Every single detail matters.

Chopard - Superfast Chrono Porsche 919

Superfast Chrono Porsche 919 watch is driven by Chopard 03.05-M movement, which is a mechanical self-winding chronograph. It operates at 28,800 vph (4 Hz) and provides the 60 hours of power reserve, when fully wound. We can see the whole movement through the open case back along with the inscription : “Official Timing Partner Porsche Motorsport”

Chopard - Superfast Chrono Porsche 919

The sturdy and cold stainless steel case has a 45mm of diameter. It offers the the bezel with tachymetric scale secured with the eight, black contrasting screws. There is a characteristic 919 logo in red colour at the 12-hour counter at 9 o’clock. Oversized numerals and black hands complement the whole racing spirit of this watch. Chrono Porsche 919 watch is equipped with the functions like : 30-minute indicator at 3 o’clock, small seconds at 6 o’clock, date display in the aperture at 4-5 o’clock and 12-hour indicator (9 o’clock). The watch goes with the matching black rubber strap.

Superfast Chrono Porsche 919 is limited to symbolic 919 pieces.

The specifications :

Diameter : 45mm
– Material : Stainless steel
– Water resistance : 100 meters
– Glareproofed sapphire crystal

– Calibre : Chopard 03.05-M
– Mechanical, Self-winding
– Jewels : 45
– Power reserve : 60 hours
– Frequency : 28,800 vph
– COSC-certified
– Functions : Seconds with flyback, 30-minute counter, 12-hour indicator, small seconds, date display