Tagged: Luxury Watches

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) – Dream watch for motorsport lovers

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) Watch

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) Watch

Every new announcement from MB&F is exciting as the uniquely designed Horological Machines give us another reason to fall in love with wristwatches. MB&F’s Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) deepens that love with its aerodynamic design inspired by the discontinued Can-Am (Canadian-American Challenge Cup) racing series (from 1966 to 1987) which would have celebrated its 50th anniversary this year. The timepiece has angular shaped case which somehow displays the curvaceous look reminiscent of the racecars in that era. The watch is so magnificent that even Maximilian describes it as one his best creation yet!
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De Bethune Dream Watch 5 looks like nothing from this planet

De-Bethune Dream Machine 5 Meteorite Watch

When we talk of niche watches that are completely different form the league, the first name that comes to mind is MB&F. Closely competing with the Swiss giant is De Bethune, the maker of luxury watches. They have come up with a meteorite spaceship-themed timepiece based on the original Dream Watch 5 which is going to be a one-off tourbillon concept. De Bethune DW5 watch looks ultra-futuristic and makes you believe it is a real meteorite spaceship right on your wrist. Just one look at the design and you’ll want to have one on your wrist.
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Parmigiani Bugatti Mythe watch launched at 2014 Pebble Beach Auto Show

Parmigiani Bugatti Mythe watch

Parmigiani, Swiss brand of luxury watchmakers has unveiled an ultra-limited edition watch at the 2014 Pebble Beach auto show events (Concours d’Elegance). Celebrating the anniversary of its ten year partnership with car maker Bugatti, the watchmaker have chosen a nostalgic design that is based on Bugatti type 370 wristwatch. Christened Parmigiani Bugatti Mythe watch, the unique timepiece comes with caliber 370 horizontal movement which allows the wearer to view time from the side.
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Starfleet Machine L’Epée 1839 by MB&F draws inspiration from Star Trek’s Deep Space Nine

MB&F Starfleet Machine clock BaselWorld

At Baselworld 2014 conceptual micro-engineering lab MB & has put on show a very unique timepiece designed by L’Epée, Switzerland’s only remaining specialised high-end clock manufacture founded in 1839. The desk clock, Starfleet Machine L’Epée 1839 takes inspiration from Star Trek’s Deep Space Nine is one of the most visually stunning desk clock designs that I have seen so far. It sits on top of a flat surface and looks nothing less than a well-designed futuristic looking timepiece from another world.
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Hublot Limited Edition F1 King Power Austin watch for 2012 U.S. Grand Prix on a brand new circuit

Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso are fighting it hard to claim the 2012 Formula-1 Championship title and with four more races to go it is going to be a photo finish with just 48 points separating the top three. One out of these four races is going to be held on the brand new ‘Circuit of the Americas’ world-class performance circuit in Austin, Texas from 16th to 18th November. To celebrate the return of Formula-1 to U.S. Hublot, the official Watchmaker of Formula-1 has introduced a Limited Edition F1 King Power Austin in just 250 numbered pieces.
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C3H5N3o9 a premium watch by MB&F and Urwerk is style laden

When two high end watchmakers like MB&F and Urwerk team up you can surely bet the end product is going to be nothing less than amazing. C3H5N3o9 or known as the chemical makeup of nitroglycerin this experimental watch will be made intwo versions called the Experiment ZR012 and RG012 having zirconium or 18k red gold case respectively. Having a movement based on principle employed in a Wankel rotary engine, a kind of eccentric movement by the triangular engine rotor, the watch is unique its own right.
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