Autodromo released new racing themed timekeepers using hybrid Japanese calibers driven by quartz. They also utilize mechanical parts for the chronograph functions. A limited edition is also available, dedicated to legendary race car driver Vic Elford. The basic timepiece has two chronograph subcounters. The retro-styled watches are fitted with leather wristlets, and cost $625 for their basic version. They go up to $775 for a limited edition model that has three chrono sub-counters.
Officine autodromo, as its name suggests, is an Italian brand that produces watches for race car enthusiasts. The latest pieces are inspired by the watches of the 1960s and 70s. Autodromo also based their newcomers off of the design of watches from that era as well as prototype vehicles used for endurance races such as Le Mans or Targa Florio.
The housings are identical, whether it is the Prototipo basic model or the Limited Edition version. The housing is quite large due to the beveled integrated lugs and the 44 mm diameter. It is still not too thick,omega constellation replica watches with a height of 11.5mm. The case is stainless steel with a solid steel back. The silver crown contrasts with the black pushers and the rest of housing. The watch is protected by a sapphire glass on the front. It has a water resistance of 50 meters.
Seiko Hybrid quartz movement with mechanical partsAs has already been stated, Prototipo watch are made using hybrid movements that were manufactured in Japan. These Seiko calibers are based on a quartz movement that also incorporates mechanical components. This allows for an instant reset function for the sweep second hand in its chronograph complication. The calibers of the Prototipo watches differ slightly. The basic version uses the Seiko VK64 hybrid Meca-Quartz calibre, which allows for two sub-counters to be placed side by side. However, the limited model utilizes VK63 calibers that allow for three chrono counters. There are no major differences in the calibers apart from these two traits.
Omega Constellation Replica Watches is a timepiece that comes in two shades of dials, with chrono indicators in contrast colors. The date is displayed at the bottom. The second version, which is the black version,Omega Replica Watches has white chronograph indicators. The black flange has scales for the tachymeter, pulsometer, and is complemented by chronograph hands that are shaped in a rectangle. The black version has red hands, while the white model uses lovely light blue ones.
Omega Constellation Replica Watches Vic Elford Special EditionOn the contrary, the 224 pieces of the limited edition dedicated to Vic Elford are a little more colorful to reflect the Porsche 907 that he used to set the record in the Targa-Florida race in 1968. The lower quarter of white dial has yellow coloring. The other hands of the chronograph are yellow.