6 Sensational Watches for Father’s Day (slideshow)

 |  June 16th, 2016

It’s Father’s Day this weekend and what better way to celebrate dad than to show him you know how valuable his time is. Do that with a great watch. There are a host of options in all different price ranges, here we bring you a slide show of half a dozen great choices of sporty, casual or dress watches that are in stores now.  

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BaselWorld 2016: Meet the Carl F. Bucherer Rinspeed Concept Etos Watch

 |  March 15th, 2016

As we continue to bring you news in the fast lane, here is the newest from Carl F. Bucherer, a brand that dares to venture into uncharted automobile territory. The brand has teamed its much-loved Patravi TravelTec watch with Rinspeed’s latest Concept Car ∑tos. The new Patravi TravelTec in matte black DLC (Diamond Like Coating) is actually presented on the dashboard of the ∑tos concept car. It has its own special display case in the car that swings from left to right in regular intervals, thereby winding the automatic watch. The TravelTec simultaneously displays three time zones in combination with a GMT chronograph. Its patented monopusher enables the wearer to switch back and forth between East and West travel directions. Powered by…

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Carl F. Bucherer Celebrates Ten Years With The Patravi TravelTec II

 |  September 22nd, 2015

Every time I get on a plane, which happens to be more and more frequently these days, I make it a point to look at everyone else’s wrist. I particularly pay special attention to those sitting in first class, since those who travel frequently are in special need of multi-time zone wristwatches. For those travel-minded individuals who have to manage more than their home time zone, it’s worth taking a close look at the Carl F. Bucherer  Patravi TravelTec line, and the new Patravi TravelTec II — created for the 10th anniversary of this collection. What Makes It Special? Its claim to fame can be told in a few parts, yet, it begins with the highly sophisticated in-house automatic calibre CFB 1901.1. This complicated movement…

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Meet the Carl F. Bucherer Manero Tourbillon Limited Edition 2015 Watch — in Stores Now

 |  August 19th, 2015

Carl F. Bucherer is one of those quiet giants. The privately owned business, based in Lucerne, Switzerland, regularly turns out timepieces that deftly blend elegance and technical prowess. More than 125 years old, this brand has been investing significant time and effort into building its timepiece production – focusing on new movements and the refinement of top-quality innovative lines for both men and women. Unveiled earlier this year in BaselWorld and making its way to stores now is a superb example of the brand’s watchmaking savvy  the Manero Tourbillon Limited Edition 2015.The 41.8mm timepiece is powered by the brand’s hand-wound CFB T1001 movement that consists of 35 jewels and offers 70 hours of power reserve. The fascinating tourbillon escapement if visible on the dial side via…

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FIFA World Cup 2014 and Carl F. Bucherer Watches

 |  June 17th, 2014

Continuing in our coverage of watch brands that sponsor FIFIA World Cup teams, Carl F. Bucherer is the Official sponsor of the Swiss National Football Association. The newest watch created in honor of this relationship for World Cup FIFA 2014:  A Patravi ScubaTec SFV Special Edition is being created in honor of the Swiss National Football Association. Created in black and red, the sports watch even features engravings of various footballers on the dial, along with the logo of the SFV.

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