CHOPARD historique Chrono — Baselworld 2014


The chrono­graph His­tory is cel­e­brat­ing the sev­enth con­sec­u­tive edi­tion timed by Chopard. With its revamped and tita­nium matte box, the new yel­low color and code racer strap design, it pays homage to the vin­tage For­mula 1. The hous­ing blasted tita­nium adopts a new ergonomic sharper. Its diam­e­ter is enlarged to 44.5 mm.

CHOPARD historique Chrono

The dial has also been com­pletely revised. It is grooved like vibra­tors cor­ner exit. The index ring is inte­grally, as a disc brake. It is punc­tu­ated index in the form of arrows lined lumi­nova that are part of the new Chopard Clas­sic Rac­ing prin­ci­ples. The most vis­i­ble ele­ment is prob­a­bly the use of a new color code, the bright yellow.

The slip char­ac­ter­is­tic of tita­nium chrono­graph but­tons from their wide and etched sur­face, taken from that of a pis­ton. The leg­i­bil­ity of the watch is enhanced by the play of con­trasts dial. It takes black yel­low nee­dles for the chrono­graph part, gar­nished lumi­nova for hours, min­utes and sec­onds. Bezel and back are made of pol­ished steel. It is engraved with the logo of the Auto­mo­bile Club de Monaco, which orga­nizes the Grand Prix.

The watch has a tita­nium fold­ing clasp. It clots bracelet black calf­skin large per­fo­ra­tions and yel­low stitch­ing, the way rac­ing 60s. Option­ally, it can be a braided nylon strap NATO-type, black with yel­low stripes come. The tita­nium crown is screwed and pro­tected by a blasted shoulder.


  • Case: tita­nium, 44.5mm in diam­e­ter, 13.9mm thick, antire­flec­tive sap­phire crys­tal, crown and push­ers in tita­nium steel bezel with black alu­minum insert, decal sil­ver and yel­low dots, hit the bot­tom of the Auto­mo­bile Club logo of Monaco, water resis­tant to 100m
  • Move­ment: mechan­i­cal auto­matic chrono­graph, Valjoux 7750 cal­iber, diam­e­ter 37.20mm, 25 jew­els, 28,800 vibra­tions per hour, 46h power reserve, cer­ti­fied chronometer.
  • Func­tions: hours, min­utes, small sec­onds at 9 o’clock, 60-second chrono­graph coun­ters 30min and 12h, date win­dow at 3 o’clock.
  • Dial: sil­vered azure azure black coun­ters dug 12 and 6 o’clock, sil­ver dug counter at 9 o’clock, hour and minute metal­lic black, yel­low cen­ter sec­onds hand.
  • Bracelet: Black and yel­low stitch­ing; NATO strap black and yel­low fold­ing clasp in tita­nium and steel.



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