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Chopard Mille Miglia GMT Chrono 2012 Watch - For Devotees of Fine Mechanisms
Once again paying tribute to the prestigious historical car competition, Chopard gladly introduces its new Mille Miglia GMT Chrono 2012 watch. This year the event was held in Italy from May 17th to May 20th.

The novelty catches attention by its oversized counters providing perfect readability. It is animated by a mechanical self-winding movement, offering precision and reliability chronometer-certified by the COSC. You will surely appreciate an extremely useful dual time-zone function provided by the watch.

The new Chopard watch has been created in two limited edition versions - 2’012 pieces in steel, and 250 pieces in rose gold. The 42.4 mm case incorporates a satin-brushed crown guard. It is mounted on the one-of-a-kind natural rubber Dunlop Racing strap that stands out due to its signature 1960s racing tyre-tread motif.
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New Chopard L.U.C. 8HF Watch - Great Precision
Those interested in modern-day technologies, will surely appreciate the new Chopard L.U.C. 8HF watch - an experimental high-frequency model unveiled by the brand this year. The novelty, which boasts the frequency rate of 8Hz, was born in the brand’s manufacture in Fleurier, Switzerland. It is limited to 100 pieces.

If compared to a standard self-winding movement, operating at a frequency of 4Hz (28,800 vph), the L.U.C 01.06-L operates at a frequency of 8Hz (57,600 vph). High frequency improves the precision of a calibre, particularly when referred to its rate resumption and stability. The precision of the movement was crowned by the COSC chronometer certification.

The 42 mm case of the new Chopard watch is rendered in titanium. The face of the model is protected by a sapphire crystal with anti-glare treatment. The titanium case-back features a magnified window that allows to drop a glance at the high-frequency escapement.
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Chopard L.U.C XPS Watch - Dedicated to 125th Anniversary of Poincon de Geneve Quality Hallmark
To mark the 125th anniversary of the “Poincon de Geneve” quality hallmark, the house of Chopard has launched its new L.U.C XPS limited edition watch.

With its issue restricted just to 125 pieces, the novelty offers an 18-karat rose gold case. It measures 39.50mm in diameter and is 7.13mm thick. The new Chopard watch is equipped with an 18-karat rose gold winding crown with L.U.C logo. On its front side, the case is armed with a glare-proofed sapphire crystal. The same glass is used for its back part. The water-resistance of the case is assured down to 30 meters.

The model shows off a brown sunburst satin-brushed dial, struck with “Poincon de Geneve” logo. It is equipped with gold-toned hour-markers, pointed at by central gold-toned Dauphine-type hour and minute hands. A gold-toned baton-type small seconds hand makes its rounds in a counter at 6 o’clock.
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Chopard Classic Racing Superfast Chrono Split Second Watch - Sportive Character
Chopard presents its new Classic Racing Superfast Chrono Split Second watch, issued in a limited edition of 1000 pieces.

Influenced by the exciting world of period car races, the new Chopard watch immediately captures attention with its black function-packed dial. It ensures central hours and minutes. The highlight of the display is a split seconds function, which allows for measurement of intermediate or “split” times.

Set within the dial are also a small seconds counter at 9 o’clock as well as a 30-minute and 12-hour chronograph counters, located at 12 and 6 o’clock respectively. The chronograph function is also assured by a central sweep seconds hand. The date indication is arranged in a sub-dial at 3 o’clock.
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Chopard Jacky Ickx Edition V Watch - Created for Lovers of Extraordinary Mechanisms
The timepiece market is delighted to welcome the new Chopard Jacky Ickx Edition V watch. It mirrors a close bond of friendship between racing driver Jacky Ickx and Chopard co-president Karl-Friedrich Scheufele.

Issued in a limited edition of 2000 pieces, the new Chopard watch pays tribute to the Le Mans 24 Hours endurance race - one of the world’s most legendary automobile competitions.

The novelty is executed in a 42.40 mm steel case, designed in sportive and distinctive style. It features a bezel, engraved with a tachometric scale.
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Admire Chopard L.U.C Triple Certification Tourbillon Watch
Chopard is proud to introduce its new L.U.C Triple Certification Tourbillon watch. It is the first timepiece in the world, which comes with three most prestigious certifications of Swiss watchmaking - COSC, Poincon de Geneve and Fleurier Quality Foundation.

A top achievement for the brand, each certification issued is governed by certain criteria. The first body mainly estimates the movement precision; the second focuses on aesthetics and technological details of the finishing, and the third one is aimed at reliability of the model.

The new Chopard watch is executed in a 43mm case, sculptured in 18-carat rose gold. The massive winding crown at 3 o’clock is also done in 18-carat rose gold and marked with a "L.U.C" logo. The top of the case is shielded by a high-grade anti-glare sapphire crystal. The model is also equipped with a see-through case-back. The case provides 50-meter water-resistance.

The timepiece comes equipped with a silver-toned grained dial, embossed with a "Poincon-de-Geneve" logo. Completed with rhodium-plated Roman numerals, the face of the new Chopard L.U.C Triple Certification Tourbillon watch ensures central hours and minutes.

The small seconds are allied with a tourbillon mechanism, featured in an opening at 6 o’clock. It is counterbalanced by a power reserve indicator at 12 o’clock. All the hands on the dial are rhodium-plated.

Breathing life into the functions is a hand-wound L.U.C 02.13-L (L.U.C 1.02QF) tourbillion movement. Its bridges are graced with a Cotes-de-Geneve finish. The caliber is embellished with 33 jewels and beats to the rhythm of 28,800 vibrations per hour. Integrated within the movement are 4 barrels (quattro technology), which deliver an impressive 216-hour power reserve.

The new Chopard watch is worn on a hand-sewn shiny brown alligator leather strap with a cognac-colored alligator leather lining. It joins to an 18-carat rose gold pin buckle. The issue of the model is limited to 100 pieces.
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Chopard L.U.C XPS Watch - Visual Excellence and Technical Virtuosity
Chopard is happy to present a new version of the L.U.C XPS watch, which achieves the marriage of visual excellence and technical virtuosity.

The new Chopard watch comes packaged in an 18-carat white gold case, which measures 39.50 mm in diameter. At 3 o’clock, it features a 4mm 18-carat white gold crown with a L.U.C logo.

Its top is protected by a glare-proofed sapphire crystal. The bottom of the case is also transparent. The water-resistance of the model is assured down to 30 meters.
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Chopard L.U.C XP Urushi Watches - Exclusive Art and Time-Honored Expertise
The new L.U.C XP Urushi watches are the result of a successful partnership between Chopard and Kiichiro Masumura, who was bestowed with the title “Living National Treasure” by the Japanese government.

A happy union of ancestral Japanese art and Swiss horological refinement, the new Chopard watches utilize the traditional Urushi and Maki-e techniques. Urushi is an ancestral Japanese art of lacquering. The varnish is produced from sap of the Urushi tree, also known as the “lacquer tree” or the “Japanese varnish tree”. It mainly grows in Japan and China.

The timepieces come equipped with mesmerizing Urushi dials. They reveal a dragon with a blue horn, a phoenix, a qilin in the moonlight, a crouching tiger and a genbu - a blend of precious snake and tortoise. The creatures respectively evoke wood, fire, earth, metal and water. The rest of the dials sport a peacock, a red fish and a jungle. The display of each version is equipped with a gold-toned Dauphine hour and minute hands.
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Meet Chopard Mille Miglia GT XL Chrono 2011 Watch
Chopard is glad to unveil its new Mille Miglia GT XL Chrono 2011 watch, devoted to the world’s most renowned classic car rally.

A clever blend of powerful design and superb technical qualities, the new Chopard watch employs a 44mm case in steel or rose gold. Both front and back sides are fitted with glare-proofed sapphire crystals.

The top glass is securely held in place by an impressive bezel, marked with a tachometric scale. The screw-lock crown at 3 o’clock is embellished with the famous Mille Miglia arrow. The same symbol is featured in the center of the see-through case-back. The latter also bears the inscriptions - Limited Edition and Brescia-Rome-Brescia.

The new Chopard Mille Miglia GT XL Chrono 2011 watch boasts a dial, designed in a vintage style. Its engine-turned finish evokes dashboards of the vintage sports car. Completed with elongated numerals, the display indicates central hours and minutes. The small seconds are shown in a counter at 9 o’clock.
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