Since becoming the main partner of Miglia 1000 and the official timepiece in 1988, Chopard replica has produced a new Mille Miglia watches every year. 2020 Race Edition is ready
Over the past few decades, these have become highly sought-after items by collectors because their rarity-all strictly limited in quantity-perfectly expresses the inseparable connection between classic cars and the world of mechanical sports watches .
For any serious rally contestant, the chronograph is an essential operating device. Each team participating in the 1000 Miglia race will receive the latest Mille Miglia Race Edition chronograph before reaching the starting line. The 2020 edition is issued in two editions, powered by an chronometer-certified movement: 1,000 pieces of DLC-treated stainless steel that has been shot-peened and 250 pieces of DLC-treated stainless steel that have been shot-peened with two-tone shots and ethical standards. 18-karat rose gold.
The Mille Miglia 2020 racing edition has redesigned the all-black theme, with a sandblasted case, a diamond-like carbon (DLC) case, a black matte varnished dial and a contrasting “old-fashioned yellow” marking. This combination adds a retro look, which can be seen at home on the steering wheel of a classic car, but is equally effective for daily wear during the day or night, and will definitely attract more and more young enthusiasts to participate in things like 1000 Activities Melia
“We considered young customers when designing this year’s watch. The younger generation is becoming more and more interested in classic cars. We see newlyweds and father and son participating in events like Mille Miglia. Karl-Friedrich Scheufele, Co-President of Chopard , This year’s watch is very suitable for them.
Functionality combines legibility and comfort
Part of the DLC paint is inspired by the satin black and “gunmetal” paint commonly found on vintage cars, giving the 42mm, shot-peened stainless steel case an attractive appearance, and is scratch-resistant and non-reflective. characteristic. The short strap lugs ensure comfort and perfect fit, while the strong contrast between the matte black dial surface and the old-fashioned yellow minute scale and tachymeter scale demonstrates the practicality of this watch.
These features make this timepiece very suitable for types that often require speed and distance calculations during special rally stages. The Arabic numerals (also the old-fashioned yellow) are filled with super bright Super-LumiNova®, making the fine watches easier to read in low light conditions, while the counter subdial clearly displays 60 seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours. The bold date window is located between 4 o’clock and 5 o’clock, and the second hand with a red hint on the tip, as well as the subtle and famous 1000 Miglia red directional arrow, is an indication on the side of the dial. This chronograph is a tribute to what Enzo Ferrari calls “the most beautiful race in the world”.
One watch, two versions
The Mille Miglia 2020 competition edition will be available in two versions: a limited edition all-black watch, and a bezel made of 18-carat ethical rose gold with contrasting sandblasting. Both are powered by a mechanical movement certified by the Observatory, with self-winding and a comfortable 42-hour power reserve. Turn the discount watches over, you can see the sapphire crystal caseback, the back cover has the 1000 Miglia logo and each unique version number, and the black perforated leather strap with the same color stitching and rubber lining brings perfection to the strap The finishing touch Chopard’s iconic tread pattern is based on the pattern of Dunlop racing tires from the 1960s.