Chopard’s Mille Miglia series launched two new versions of stainless steel or stainless steel and 18k rose gold for the first time at Baselworld 2019, with its racing-style watches. Just like clockwork, Italy has hosted classic classic car races for more than 40 years since its relaunch in 1977. ; Chopard released the accompanying timepieces for most of this round, covering a three-year continuous partnership.
Chopard also married a pair of Mille Miglia last year for their 30th anniversary. They launched a pair of limited edition watches in stainless steel (Ref#: 168589-3006) and 18k rose gold (Ref#: 168589-60001). This edition comes with a colorfully decorated exhibition back cover and a unique anthracite dial, you can see and learn more about it here.
This 44mm case replica watches for sale is available in stainless steel or stainless steel and 18k rose gold. Both have a steel screw-in case back with the Mille Miglia logo printed on it and decorated with a black PVD checkered flag pattern, while the track “BRESCIA> ROMA> BRESCIA” and each timepiece are engraved on the circle Limited edition number.
Mounted on the case is a stainless steel or rose gold bezel, both of which have black aluminum inserts and white printed tachymeter scales. It is also equipped with two buttons to activate the timing function.
These putters are made of 18k rose gold with two tones. All crowns are made of sapphire crystal, and this copy watch is water resistant up to 100 meters (330 feet).
The time is displayed on a snail gray and black dial with steel or rose gold appliqués, followed by a black slanted minute ring that can hover around the dial. It uses a three-complex layout with two contrasting black snail dials: a 12-hour counter at 6 o’clock and a 30-minute counter at 12 o’clock; plus the main black and gray dial tone fusion Sub-second.
There is also a date hole with a magnifying glass at 3 o’clock between the Chopard logo and the words “CHRONOMETER”. The iconic red Mille Miglia road sign can be seen on the left side of the date window. The other red accents highlight the dial in the form of the tip of the sub-second hand and chronograph hands. Central sword style stainless steel or rose gold hands, and two versions of hour markers. All are equipped with a luminous coating to improve readability.
This “Chopard Mille Miglia 2019 Race Edition” (reference below) is powered by a self-winding mechanical movement with a speed of 28,800 vph. This is a COSC-certified watch with a function to stop the second hand. When fully tightened, the power reserve of this watch can be as long as 48 hours.
Mounted on these watches is a brown calfskin perforated strap, which is secured to the wrist with a stainless steel folding clasp.