Together with five new Autavia models in tempered steel , at Baselworld 2019 TAG Heuer likewise exhibited two references in bronze: one with green dial, black bezel, khaki calfskin lash (ref. WBE5190.FC8268) and the other with brown dial, brown bezel, brown calfskin tie (ref. WBE5191.FC8276).
The 42 mm instances of the new Autavia Bronze three-hand models are equipped with a bidirectional turning bezel with an hour long scale in ceramic that offer brilliant protection from scratches and contribute to the striking look of the watches. They offer water protection from 100 meters/330 feet.
Ensured by a sapphire precious stone with against intelligent treatment, the smoked dial of the new Autavia Bronze offers incredible readability, even in helpless light conditions, on account of enormous hands and numerals that are treated with Super-LumiNova. The little opening at 6 o’clock gives the helpful date sign.
Inside we discover the chronometer-affirmed 4 Hz (28,800 vph) Caliber 5 ensuring a base force hold of 38 hours and highlighting an exceptionally imaginative carbon-composite hairspring that TAG Heuer presented recently in the Carrera Heuer 02T Tourbillon Nanograph .
The combination of the caliber and the carbon-composite hairspring gives each model in this assortment the “Isograph” qualification showed on the dial, just below “Autavia”. The reserved name comes from the Greek word “iso”, which implies “equal” and alludes to the stable and steady development of the component.
Planned and created in TAG Heuer’s in-house laboratory in La Chaux-de-Fonds, this carbon-composite hairspring conveys significant benefits being completely antimagnetic and essentially unaffected by gravity and stuns.
The propeller and tire that are carved into the hardened steel caseback are a gesture to the collection’s rich heritage.
The TAG Heuer Autavia Isograph Bronze is completed by a dull brown or khaki calfskin calfskin tie with a pin buckle in bronze. Lashes are effectively interchangeable utilizing basic press buttons on the underside of the case – no devices are vital. The cost is Euro 3,900/US$ 4,300. tagheuer.com
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