Up close with Zenith's first wristwatch combining a chain and fusee constant force mechanism with a tourbillon regulator.
Christopher Columbus' discovery of the New World is immortalised on the Zenith Christophe Colomb Hurricane Grand Voyage II wristwatch, completed with natives wearing feathers bearing fruit and a parrot.
From the A. Cairelli chronographs of the sixties to the Pilot Montre d’Aéronef Type 20 equipped with the 5011 K movement, Zenith has a strong claim to being of the most key manufacturers of aviator's timepieces. Here I explain Zenith's history in pilot's instruments with five significant timekeepers.
Introducing The Zenith Academy Georges Favre-Jacot, A Chain-And-Fusée Chronometer (With Specs And Price)Zenith marks its 150th anniversary with a chronometer wristwatch equipped with a chain-and-fusée constant force mechanism, based on its signature El Primero movement.
EXCLUSIVE: Introducing The Zenith El Primero 410 Singapore Edition, In Blue With A Vintage-Style Logo (With Live Photos, Specs And Price)To mark the opening of its first boutique in Singapore, Zenith has created a limited edition of its signature triple calendar chronograph, the El Primero 410, featuring a deep blue dial with the retro-style italic dial script. Here's an exclusive first look at the watch in the metal.
Rolex has appointed Jean-Frédéric Dufour its incoming CEO, putting him in charge of the world's largest luxury watchmaker. Dufour, who currently runs Zenith, will succeed Gian Riccardo Marini, who took over Rolex only in 2011.