Chopard Launches Two New Grand Prix De Monaco Historique 2016 Limited Edition Watches

Chopard introduced two new limited edition Grand Prix de Monaco Historique 2016 watches to pay tribute to the 10th Monaco Antique Car Grand Prix. Since 2002, Chopard has been working with it as the event sponsor and official timekeeper.

   The Grand Prix of Monaco Antique Cars was founded in 1998 and is held every two years. The time span of participating vehicles continued from the pre-war period to the 1970s. From May 14th to 15th, 2016, the tenth event kicked off at the legendary Monte Carlo circuit.
Technical specifications

Ref.168570-3002 Limited to 500 pieces
Movement: Swiss-made Chopard automatic movement (based on ETA Valjoux 7750), 25 stones, 28,800 vibrations / hour (4 Hz), 46 hours power reserve, officially certified by COSC
Case: sandblasted titanium and stainless steel, 44.5 mm x 14.1 mm, anti-glare sapphire crystal, engraved with the Monaco Automobile Club logo on the bottom, waterproof to 100 meters With titanium crown and buttons, stainless steel bezel with grey inlays, silver hour markers and orange dots
Dial: Silver snail dial, recessed snail-shaped gray chronograph ring at 6 and 12 o’clock, recessed silver chronograph ring at 9 o’clock, metallic black hour and minute hands coated with SuperLuminova luminous layer, orange Central seconds
Strap: Grey Barenia calfskin strap (orange stitching) or grey-orange NATO strap with titanium and stainless steel buckle

Ref.161294-5001 Limited to 100 pieces
Movement: Swiss-made Chopard automatic movement (based on ETA Valjoux 7750), 25 stones, 28,800 vibrations / hour (4 Hz), 46 hours power reserve, officially certified by COSC
Case: Sandblasted 18K rose gold, 44.5 mm x 14.1 mm, anti-glare sapphire crystal, engraved with the Monaco Automobile Club logo on the bottom, waterproof to 100 meters 18K rose gold crown and buttons, 18K rose gold bezel with grey inlays, silver hour markers and blue dots
Dial: silver snail dial, recessed snail-shaped gray chronograph ring at 6 and 12 o’clock, recessed silver chronograph ring at 9 o’clock, metallic black hour and minute hands coated with SuperLuminova luminous layer, blue Color central seconds
Strap: Grey Barenia calfskin strap (blue stitching) or grey and blue NATO strap with 18K rose gold buckle