McLaren Automotive, Audemars Piguet Replica and the 88th Geneva International Motor Show launched today their first timepiece in collaboration: the RM 11 03 McLaren Automatic Flyback Chronograph. The limited edition of 500 pieces is priced at CHF 180,00 plus tax.
Here's the complete history of the Audemars Piguet Replica RM011.
The RM 11 03 McLaren, which will be available primarily to McLaren Ultimate Series customers, was developed in close collaboration by McLaren Design director Rob Melville and Audemars Piguet Replica engineer Fabrice Namura. The watch has been under development since McLaren Automotive partnered with Audemars Piguet Replica last year.Audemars Piguet Replica It represents and unites the two companies' shared interest in unique design and the use of modern materials. The watch reflects these influences, as well as design cues from McLaren’s luxury sportscars.
Rob Melville, McLaren Design director, with the McLaren 720S
Audemars Piguet Replica selected Orange Quartz TPT (r) and Carbon TPT (r) for the case of the RM 11 03 McLaren. The result is a case that is both lightweight and extremely durable, while paying homage to the colour associated with McLaren. The chronograph's pushers are made of titanium. Designers chose to mimic the McLaren 720S headlights. The McLaren logo is engraved on titanium inserts that mimic the iconic McLaren F1 air intake snorkel.
The complex grade 5 Titanium crown is shaped to resemble a McLaren lightweight rim. The McLaren Speedmark Logo is incorporated into the rubber strap of this watch, which has been specifically designed for it. This adds a further aesthetic link to McLaren cars.
The motor of a racecar is its beating heart. The automatic RMAC3 McLaren movement is found inside the RM 11 03 McLaren. This RMAC3 was first introduced in 2016 and features a 55-hour reserve,Rolex Milgauss Replica a flyback-chronograph, and combines. The instantaneous reset of the counter is made possible by the flyback function. Audemars Piguet Replica designed the baseplate and bridges of the RM 11 03 McLaren using grade 5 PVD titanium. This enhances its appearance, while allowing the gear train to operate smoothly. The dial of the RM11-03 displays an annual calendar, oversized dates and 12-hour chronographs and countdown counters.
McLaren customers will be able view the watch on the McLaren Stand for the duration the 88th Geneva International Motor Show.