Panerai Debuts 12 New Watches in Florence
Panerai debuted a full dozen new timepieces at the opening of its “Panerai – Dive into Time” exhibition in Florence. The watches, including new pieces in the Luminor Due, Luminor Marina, Radiomir 1940, and Radiomir Firenze collections highlight Panerai’s consistent innovations while staying true to its watchmaking tradition. In homage to the exhibit’s host city, an intricately engraved case adorns the Firenze piece, available exclusively at the brand’s Florentine boutique.
The 2016 Mille Miglia Race Begins with a New Watch
Chopard has served as the official timepiece sponsor for the Mille Miglia race since 1988. This years race has resulted in a limited edition run for the brand new Mille Miglia 2016 XL Race Edition. The release includes 1,000 pieces in stainless steel and 100 in 18-karat rose gold. The watch also boasts a COSC-certified new movement developed by Chopard. The largest chronograph in the Mille Miglia series at 46mm, the XL Race Edition certainly lives up to its extra large claim.
Hublot Reveals Latest Kobe Collaboration
In honor of the freshly retired Kobe Bryant, Hublot released their third collaboration with the legendary NBA player last night at the ribbing cutting ceremony for Hublot’s newly renovated Beverly Hills boutique. The Classic Fusion Kobe Bryant HeroVillain is a limited release of 24 exclusive timepieces and honors Bryant’s status during his twenty years in the NBA as both a hero and villain to basketball fans.