Swiss watch maker Tissot is always inextricably tied up with racing sport: it launched its first racing watch PR516 in 1965, and became the partner of the F1 Team Lotus in late 1970s, and it has been the official time of MotoGP for several years. While providing precise timing services, Tissot watchmakers, inspired by racing cars, creates the brand-new Tissot V8
watch collection that features handsome appearance and high-tech functions this year.
The name V8 comes from V8 engine, the engine of F1 racing cars which famous for its high stability, indicating its pure origin as a racing watch. In term of design, V8 watches is the fine example of the perfect fusion of racing car elements and high-end watch making-V8 is presented on 316L stainless steel with black, white or blue over-sized dial that sports three dash-board-inspired counters and is accented by sporty red or orange markings. The "12", "4" and "8" uses bold Arabic numerals, which brings balance and harmony to the dial. Compared with previous V8, new V8 applied the same color on the smooth bezel as the dial. At the same time, the bezel is smaller at width, which makes watch more classic and fit into more occasions. Besides, V8 stands out with excellent color combination either on the dial or the leather strap.
As for the function, V8 comes with both usual chronograph and split chronograph to show the speed and the precise control of F1 racing cars. With the help of the sophisticated tachymeter scale, the driver can fully control the time and speed.
New V8 is fitted with anti-scratch sapphire crystal and quartz chrono movement, and water resistant to 100 meters.
With high precision and distinctive racing elements, new Tissot V8 watches will definitely beloved by sports lovers.
- 2013/02/06(水) 09:59:56|