At SIHH 2014 Vacheron Constantin unveiled a pair of new open-worked tourbillons - the Malte Tourbillon Openworked and the Patrimony Traditionnelle 14-Day Tourbillon Openworked - bringing what was once a signature complication of the brand back into its line-up.
Hands-On with the Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin 1931 Chocolate, Plus Its Original, Vintage Inspiration (with live photos and pricing)Jaeger-LeCoultre recently added the Grande Reverso Ultra Thin 1931 Chocolate to its successful range of oversized, slim Reverso watches modelled on the vintage originals. The new chocolate Reverso 1931 takes after the faded brown dials found on some specimens.
A Hands-On, In-Depth Guide to the New Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore 42 mm Ref. 26470 (with live photos and price)Presented at SIHH 2014, the new Royal Oak Offshore Ref. 26470 is the first major and complete revamp of the classic 42 mm Offshore since its introduction. Audemars Piguet kept all the key elements of the watch, but made several vital improvements, leaving it much the same, but better.
Hands-On with the Cartier Tank MC Chronograph, the First Tank with an In-House Chronograph Movement (with live photos and pricing)Introduced just earlier this year, the Cartier Tank MC Chronograph is the first Tank chronograph with an in-house calibre, the recently developed 1904-CH MC movement. Larger and more imposing than earlier Tank models, the Tank MC Chronograph is the newest wristwatch to join Cartier's small range of entry-level men's chronograph watches.
Hands-on with the Rotonde de Cartier Tourbillon Chronograph, Equipped with a Renaud & Papi Movement (with live photos and pricing)Presented at SIHH 2014, the Rotonde de Cartier Tourbillon Chronograph is powered by an impressive movement from Renaud & Papi with an eight day power reserve.
SIHH 2014: Introducing the Baume & Mercier Clifton Flying Tourbillon, an entry-level tourbillon with a lot of IWC inside (with specs and price)Baume & Mercier has just unveiled the Clifton 1892 Flying Tourbillon, an entry-level tourbillon which paradoxically is the brand's top-of-the-line timepiece. Inside is a movement made by ValFleurier, but actually an IWC calibre.