Both Breitling and Norton Motorcycles were born in the 19th century, both named after the company’s founder, and have also appeared in James Bond movies. Such a unique fate has also created cooperation between the two parties. This year, Breitling has merged the DNA design elements of the two brands to create an elegant and stylish dynamic Norton special edition watch, paying tribute to the close cooperation between the two brands. (Watch model: AB0118A21B1X1).
You can see the design elements of Norton motorcycles from everywhere, making it not only loved by designers watch addicts but also attracted motorcycles enthusiasts.
The watch case with a diameter of 42 mm is made of stainless steel, the bezel is polished with a polishing process, and the side is treated with a wire drawing process, showing the metal’s unique luster and texture. The word “Norton” is engraved on the left side of the case, which shows the deep friendship between Breitling and Norton motorcycles.
The crown and chronograph buttons are located on the same side of the watch. The polished crown is engraved with Breitling’s unique “B” logo and features a non-slip texture design that allows the wearer to operate and adjust the watch easily. The timing buttons on both sides are used to control the timing device.
The black dial has a black tachometer on the white inner ring and a red “TACHYMETER” logo. The dial is paired with golden digital hour markers, hour and minute hands, showing a retro and elegant temperament, which is fascinating, and the hour markers and hands are coated with Super-LumiNova coating, which can make it clearly read under any light conditions. The small silver dial at 3 o’clock and 9 o’clock forms a sharp color contrast with the black dial, which enhances the visual effect of the watch. There is also a date display at 6 o’clock, adding another useful feature to the watch.
The brown vintage original leather strap matches the watch and has a very fashionable taste. It will instantly attract the attention of passersby when walking on the busy urban streets.
Breitling’s homemade 01 movement powers the watch. This chronograph movement is hailed as one of the outstanding precision movements. It is one of the common movements in Breitling. It has a power reserve of about 70 hours. The case-back is engraved with the Norton motorcycle pattern and brand logo.
Such extremely chic watches are not only popular in the genuine watch market, but also very popular in the replica watch market. There will be countless imitated versions appear in the future. Although the performance may not be as brilliant as the original ones, the design will never let you down.