Panerai continues its pursuit of novel applications for materials with the introduction of an unusual combination in the Submersible family.
IWC Schaffhausen has opened the doors to its new flagship in Zurich for an interactive journey into its world. The immersive experience includes memorabilia, virtual reality and even a live link to IWC’s Manufacturing Center in Schaffhausen.
Carrying on its partnership with Alinghi Yacht Racing Team, HYT presents the H1 Alinghi. As high-tech and edgy as its siblings, this 20-piece limited edition puts stealth design and mechanical performance on the wrist.
“Heuer Parade: The Crosthwaite & Gavin Collection” realises CHF 1.4 million ($ 1.5 /€ 1.3). The Geneva Watch Auction: SIX realises CHF 22.5 million ($ 22.6/€ 19.4). With a combined total of CHF 23.9 million ($ 24.1/€ 20.6), Phillips get the highest result for any auction house this season in Geneva.
For the Fall session, Christie’s Geneva held two sales at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues. They realised a combined total of CHF 23.5 million ($ 23.6/€ 20.3).
Why shouldn't the virtual world be entitled to a real-life timekeeper? The more-than- famous Gran Turismo video game now enjoys official timing provided by TAG Heuer. Kazunori Yamauchi, the game's creator, was in Modena, Italy, to launch the latest version.
At the head of Ulysse Nardin since late August, Patrick Pruniaux gave a sneak preview of three of the new watches that will be taking the stage at next year's SIHH, and they are classic, to say the least. But keep an eye open: the newly minted CEO promises the Geneva fair will be about "modernity and innovation".
The 7th edition of Only Watch raised a total of CHF 10,776,500 and was sold 100% to benefit research on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.