The new Chopard L.U.C Engine One H watch
is a technically complex timepiece created as an aesthetic hybrid that successfully combined automobile mechanics with fine watchmaking. The novelty is animated by the brand’s in-house tourbillon movement
, with finishes inspired by those typically seen on engines. The dial’s horizontal layout makes one think of the design of racing-car cockpits.
The heart of the new Chopard watch, the hand-wound tourbillon movement L.U.C 04.02-L
, has been designed and constructed by Chopard Manufacture in Fleurier.
The chronometer-certified 29-jewel movement is operating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour. The barrel provides a 60-hour of power reserve. The horizontal grooves in the bridges on the dial side have been inspired by cylinder heads.
of the L.U.C. Engine One H watch guarantees perfect legibility. The hour and minutes hands are conventionally positioned in the center. The power reserve read-off is featured on the left, reminding a fuel gauge. The small seconds mounted on the tourbillon are presented on the right, looking like a speedometer.
The inner and outer sides of the alligator leather strap, demonstrating five rows of overstitching, evoke the look of 1960s - 1970s automobile upholstery.
of the model (44.50 X 35.00mm) is fashioned from titanium
, a light, scratch-resistant and eminently biocompatible material. It is 50-meter water-resistant
The new Chopard L.U.C Engine One H watch
belongs to a limited edition of 100 pieces
The new watches are destined to conquer the hearts and minds of Mille Miglia and Chopard fans, passionate drivers, as well as aficionados of precision timekeeping.Chopard Mille Miglia 2008 GT XL ChronoThe new Mille Miglia 2008 GT XL Chrono is a generously sized and resolutely dynamic timepiece born to excite motor sports enthusiasts read more
has created a new variation of its highly successful 1000 Miglia GT XL Chrono Speed Black watch
. Now the timepiece reveals a new combination of materials. The sporty yet elegant case, measuring 44mm in diameter, features a heart-winning combination of stealthy stainless steel provided with DLC treatment and perfectly polished 18K rose gold.
The new Chopard watch has inherited the signature features of the famous Mille Miglia collection
, with the calibrated tachymeter bezel and the tire-tread rubber strap on the list.
The DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) treatment
not only strengthens irresistible aesthetic appeal of the watch but also guarantees reliable protection for the stainless steel surface of the chronograph pushers, the screw-down crown, and the tachymeter bezel. read more
The year 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of Chopard’s iconic Happy Sport collection
. As a message of love for all those celebrating St. Valentine’s Day
and simply for those in love, the brand has created its Happy Sport Medium watch
The novelty is based on the brand’s rich expertise in the field of watchmaking and jewelry. It demonstrates a distinctive and innovative personality. It reflects the latest trend to combine ultra-exclusive designs and free-spirited casual style.
The new Chopard watch features a 36 mm case
topped by a bezel paved with brilliant-cut diamonds. The white dial catches the glance by its seven moving diamonds spinning beneath two sapphire crystals.
As a symbol of the dynamic energy of Chopard Manufacture, the tourbillon bridge shape reminds two outstretched bird wings, so interested viewers may enjoy a sweeping view of the carriage in operation.The L read more
This year, the Chopard iconic Mille Miglia watch collection
, paying tribute to the legendary race running from Brescia to Rome and back, welcomes a newcomer - the Mille Miglia Chrono Limited Edition 2009.
The new timepiece has been inspired by the Mille Miglia model
that was introduced in the 1990s
and enjoyed tremendous success. It was destined to become the first ever timepiece in the collection to be presented on the one-of-the-kind natural rubber strap the design of which was suggested by the 1960s Dunlop Racing tire.
The mechanical self-winding chronograph movement
, beating inside the Chopard watch, gives an advantage of a 42-hour power reserve. The movement incorporates a stop seconds system to provide absolutely accurate time-setting. The mechanism can be admired through the transparent case-back. read more
, this year celebrating its 150th anniversary, and Alfa Romeo
, celebrating its 100th anniversary, are pleased to introduce the Gran Turismo XL Alfa Romeo watch collection
commemorating the milestones of the highly-respected brands.
The new Chopard watches are presented on a Dunlop ‘radial’ tire pattern natural rubber strap. The timepieces demonstrate a successful combination of red, white, steel and black. The distinctive detail is the Alfa Romeo logo featured in the signature red color of Alfa Romeo cars on the black dial. The hands and indices are also in red.
The self-winding chronometer-certified movements
, beating at the rate of 28, 800 vibrations per hour, give an advantage of a 46-hour power reserve. read more
Simplicity and elegance are the two words to best characterize the new Chopard creation to join the brand's highly successful L.U.C. Haute Horlogerie line.
The new Chopard Happy Sport Mark II Chrono All Black is a monochrome, powerful and minimalist timekeeping creation. read more
Chrono One Flyback is now joining the Chopard Manufacture collections. The watch, boasting the meticulous finishing of the case and dial, is a majestic union of classical refinement and dynamic sportsmanship. read more
has created a novel tourbillon watch to join its iconic L.U.C collection
. The L.U.C Engine One Tourbillon watch
is absolutely different from other tourbillon models of the brand.
The unusually designed case
of the watch (35.4 x 44.4mm) is crafted in titanium. It demonstrates a nice union of brushed and polished surfaces, including brushed case flanks and distinctively curved lugs reflecting the car-inspired theme of the wristwatch. The case incorporates a big winding crown found between protective guards, offering most comfortable way to wind or set the timepiece. The timepiece is 50-meter water-resistant
The shaped sapphire crystal has hour markers and indices directly transferred onto it for a unique three-dimensional effect and maximum legibility of the dial.
of the L.U.C Engine One Tourbillon is highlighted by the power reserve indicator and a one-of--kind skeletonized bridge for the tourbillon carriage. read more
The world of Chopard watches is closely associated with the world of classic cars, and racing cars in particular.
The watchmaking house has created classic yet sporty watch collections highly appreciated among men who opt for an extremely active lifestyle. The 1000 Miglia, Jacky Ickx
and Grand Prix de Monaco Historique watches
are found on the list of Chopard’s best-sellers.
The watches mentioned above belong to the Chopard Classic Racing collection
that comprises models characterized by technical and aesthetic innovations suggested by the automobile field. The highlight of the collection is the Classic Racing watch.
The Chopard Classic Racing watch
is an ultra-powerful chronograph that boasts a boldly designed case, 45 mm in diameter. This is the right timekeeping companion for those who love high speed and reliable mechanisms. read more
In 2010, Chopard unveils a new interpretation of its iconic sports watch, a true watchmaking classics - the Mille Miglia watch. The timepiece demonstrates a powerful design and outstanding technical characteristics.
The Chopard Mille Miglia GT XL Chrono 2010 watch
features a case
measuring 44 mm in diameter and sculptured in steel or 18K rose gold.
The elongated numerals on the dial add a vintage touch to the overall style of the watch. The rhodium-gray engine-turned dial will make you think of vintage sports car dashboards. As for the minute circle, it is created in black and red, the color of the famous race sponsored by the brand for over 20 years. The dial offers remarkable readability, being protected by an anti-reflective sapphire crystal.
The renowned watch manufacture Chopard
has provided a true delight to its faithful admirers by launching a new series of spectacular watches. Included in the brand’s 150th Anniversary Collection
, the new watches reveal a polar bear on an ice floe, a monkey jumping through lush jungle branches or a penguin among his companions.
Dressed in 18-karat gold, the intriguing timepieces are equipped with a bezel, enhanced by a sparkling mosaic of diamonds. Every watch also shows off an appealing dial
, done in mother-of-pearl, as well as mobile diamonds, which have already been appreciated by the audience as a part of the acclaimed Happy Sport collection.
Issued as a limited edition of 15 items
, the Chopard Haute Joaillerie Animal World Collection
embodies the company’s top achievements in the field of fine jewelry and high-grade watchmaking. read more
is proud to continuously associate itself with the legendary Mille Miglia, a historical car race that takes drivers from Brescia to Rome and from Rome to Brescia.
Now, the house is pleased to introduce its new Mille Miglia Racing in Pink lady’s watch
. It reflects both the brand’s sporting spirit and true femininity.
The novelty is set in a 44 mm case
, crafted from steel
. It carries a plain or diamond-set bezel. The non-gem version of the new Chopard watch is released in a limited edition of 1000 pieces
. The issue of the jewel-set interpretation is strictly limited to 250 units
of the model is assured down to 100 meters
In cooperation with the watch retailer Hour Glass
, the house of Chopard
has proudly brought forth its new Mille Miglia Speed Black Power Control watch
The presentation of this extraordinary addition to the popular Mille Miglia line
, inspired by the world of motor racing, took place in Singapore. Issued in a limited edition of just 150 pieces, the brand’s novelty is offered at authorized Hour Glass boutiques starting with August 2010.
The new Chopard watch boggles the public’s imagination by its exciting combination of orange and black
. Dressed in orange, the power reserve indicator, indexes and hands flash against the black background, providing a perfect level of darkness visibility. read more
The Chopard Classic Racing collection
is joined by a new elegant watch in rose gold - the 1000 Miglia GT XL Chrono Split Second watch. The freshly designed dial of the chronograph watch demonstrates the split-seconds and pointer-type date functions. The Chopard watch will be available in a limited number of 500 pieces.
As suggested by its name, the Chopard 1000 Miglia GT XL Chrono Split Second watch
boasts a remarkable horological complication – the split-second chronograph function that allows measuring “split” or intermediate times.
The timepiece accommodates a mechanical self-winding movement
, the precision of which is guaranteed by official COSC-chronometer certification. The movement animates a pointer-type date display presented via a sub-dial at 3 o’clock. It gives an advantage of a 42-hour power reserve.
The initial cooperation was followed by the introduction of the first Chopard Mille Miglia Chronograph, so the year 2008 marks the 20-th anniversary of the collection. Today, Chopard is proud to act as an old-established partner of the race read more
is pleased to unveil its new sophisticated limited edition timepiece celebrating the brand’s 150th Anniversary - the L.U.C Tourbillon Esprit de Fleurier watch
. Limited to just 15 pieces, the timepiece is destined to join collections of most passionate watch-lovers.
The new Chopard watch pays tribute to Louis-Ulysse Chopard
, the founder of the watchmaking company. It also honors the beautiful art of Fleurisanne engraving. This unique technique can be admired via the open-worked dial and the sapphire crystal case-back.
of the L.U.C Tourbillon Esprit de Fleurier is sculptured from 18K white gold and measures 40.5mm in diameter.
is pleased to unveil its new Imperiale line based on the brand’s famous 1990s model. The watches from the line are destined at refined ladies with strong personalities who love the discreet luxury of beautiful objects.
The new Chopard Imperiale watches
reveal a range of rare and precious elements inspired by the beauty of the imperial age. The creators of the watches have completely redesigned a number of design details, such as the signature lug covers.
The mother-of-pearl dial
demonstrates delicate engravings in the central part. These engravings make one think of the embroidered cushions used by monarchs for their insignia. The dial is completed by Roman numerals and hour markers. The time is shown by elegantly curved hands that look like tapered daggers used by monarchs in combat.
The new Chopard L.U.C Louis-Ulysse – The Tribute watch
celebrates the brand’s 150-th anniversary and pays tribute to Louis-Ulysse Chopard, the brand’s founder. The model represents a pocket-watch that can be turned into a wristwatch. The watch is also a modern reinterpretation of an ingenious invention that allowed a pocket-watch to be worn on the wrist. The invention was introduced by Karl Scheufele I
in 1912. The timepiece will be offered in a limited number of 150 pieces
According to horological literature, Karl Scheufele I received a patent for special lugs to be used for fastening a pocket-watch and turning it into a wristwatch. Inspired by this idea, the Chopard designers and watchmakers have given birth to the L.U.C Louis Ulysse – The Tribute watch to be magically transformed from a pocket-watch into a wristwatch in just one swift move, and then switched back to a pocket-watch.
The “adjustable lugs” system introduced by Karl Scheufele I has inspired the development of a remarkably reliable cradle system
for much more comfortable handling. read more