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BULGARI & MASERATI WATCH
The two best Italian brands, which are also the two most famous - Maserati and Bulgari, are celebrating important dates this year...
Prized jewelry house celebrates its 130th birthday, while legendary luxury car manufacturer is celebrating 100 years of existence. In order to best celebrate these two dates, with superb style, of course, the two companies have joined forces with the aim of creating an exceptional sports timepiece: Bulgari Octo Maserati Chronograph.
This partnership dates from 2012, when they launched Octo Quadri-Retro chronograph model, which is decorated with the colors of the manufacturer of luxury cars. Octo Maserati, however, is something quite different and very special. It is presented in stainless steel case, which has a diameter of 41.5mm. The crown of this watch is made of AR-coated sapphire crystal and ceramic inserts. Also, the important fact is that this watch is water resistant to 100m.
The mechanism that drives this watch is of Swiss origin - Velocissimo caliber BVL 328, which is based on the Zenith El Primero model. Decorated with 45 jewels, has a frequency of 36,000 vph and a power-reserve of 50 hours. This watch has a silicone elements, wherein the dialc is lacquered and polished to "champleve" blue with white detailing and steel hands. The strap is made of alligator skin blue Maserati, while the buckle on it is made of steel.
Otherwise, the Bulgari Octo Maserati will be presented as a limited edition of only 1,914 pieces.
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