Cabestan shows us the Scuderia One Ferrari watch

Article by Christian A., on August 29, 2010

Since Ferrari ended its tie-up with watch maker Panerai, there have been rumors that the carmaker will soon enter a deal with a new watch maker partner. Instead of getting into classic designs, Ferrari chose to go wild by linking up with watch designer Jean-Francios Ruchonnet via Cabestan, one of the brands that he designs.

Reports say that a deal had already been signed and that we should expect watches by this boutique luxury watch brand to come out soon.

This prototype, called the Scuderia Ferrari One by Cabestan, is influenced by the combination of the new Cabestan Nostromo and the Cabestan Winch Vertical Tourbillon.

The design is reminiscent of modern Ferrari design and technology. Carbonfiber is used on its middle bridge section and it's believed that the strap is made from materials used for seats and steering wheels.

This time piece, which is likely to be priced at around 300,000 euros, will have a limited run of 60 pieces. The watch will have a tourbillon and has the very meticulously made fusee chain.

Each link in the tiny bicycle chain style series of links is believed to be made by hand by master watch maker Eric Coudray.

This movement is exceptionally accurate for a mechanical watch at about plus or minus one second per day. The time on this watch is actually told on rotating, vertically aligned barrels. Cabestan revealed that the watch will only be offered to Ferrari clients. This will likely mean that only Ferrari will be able to sell it or will only be sold to Ferrari automobile customers.

Topics: ferrari, watch, scuderia

If you liked the article, share on:

Comments

Recommended

The BMW M model, as of today, offers their buyers two transmission options: either a six-speed manual or a seven speed dual-clutch automatic. But rumours have been circulating that these...
by - April 24, 2017
Not so long ago, the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport made its debut at the 2016 LA Auto Show. But at that time, it did not have a price yet. And...
by - April 23, 2017
It seems like an increase in price has become a trend for automotive companies lately. Genesis isn’t alone when it comes to this. Subaru had just announced that the 2018...
by - April 23, 2017
Imagine a sports car morphing into an SUV. Chevrolet initially revealed the FNR Concept at the previous Shanghai Auto Show in 2015. For this year, Chevy once again graces the...
by - April 22, 2017
From the moment FCA kicked off with its 3-month-long ad campaign until the day it unveiled the new Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, folks have been guessing what the exact figures...
by - April 22, 2017
Facebook

Youtube Channel

Tip Us
Do you have a tip for us?
Did you film an important event?
Contact us
Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter!
Subscribe
Galleries