Recently, the 16th edition of the special edition of the Bucherer blue dial: the Bachelor-Creton Club Shelby Cobra watch special edition of the Bucherer blue dial. This watch is a tribute to the legendary Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupé. It is limited to 100 pieces and will be sold exclusively at all Bucherer boutiques.
Baume & Mercier and Bucherer have a long history and deep roots. Since the 1920s, the two have established a good partnership, sharing the values of love for watches, watchmaking and fashion design. The latest special edition of the Bucherer blue disc is a masterpiece of Baume & Mercier and Bucherer. ‘The partnership between Baume & Mercier and Bucherer is based on a shared value philosophy. The result is an elegant and sporty timepiece. This watch is a concentrated reflection of the world of the two brands and will surely appeal to those who prefer a historical background Customers of exclusive watches, ‘explains Alain Zimmermann, CEO of Baume & Mercier.
The partnership between Baume & Mercier and sports car maker Shelby has inspired the design of the new watch, which is also reminiscent of the legendary American Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupé. ‘Mechanical watches and antique sports cars combine aesthetic design, advanced technology and traditional craftsmanship, which have charming charm and also reflect the personal lifestyle.’ Said Patrick Graf, Director of Bucherer Watches.
The beauty and power of the 1960s car impressed Baume & Mercier designers. The design of the oscillating weight in the movement is inspired by the wheel hub, made of titanium, and borrows from the car’s lightweight aluminum structure. Design elements such as racing classic stripes and the Cobra logo are subtly integrated into the sub-dial and the second hand. The blue dial and black calfskin strap complement each other, the latter with blue stitching and lining, giving the watch more personality.