Ritmo Mundo Zooms Forward with Racer Chronograph Collection of Boldly Affordable Watches

 |  April 20th, 2016

Springtime is the season of auto racing, bringing out the best cars, the classic cars, the fastest cars and the watches  that pay them tribute. Ritmo Mundo is a brand that embraces the best of the auto-inspired world at truly affordable prices that make this the brand to buy for any car enthusiast.  We’ve written about the brand’s tribute watch to Dan Wheldon here, and its sexy ladies’ Racer line, too, now we bring you a look at the details that make it perfect for fathers and sons, racers and car lovers. The bold 44mm Racer Chronograph collection, powered by Swiss Ronda movements, are offered in stainless steel or in gold-plated stainless steel and in Black IP.  Dials feature chronograph…

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A Piece of Cement You Can Wear While Swimming: Meet the Giuliano Mazzuoli Cemento Watch

 |  March 2nd, 2016

We’ve seen watches made of wood, stone, and even paper — but this one may be a first: cement.  Italian designer extraordinaire Giuliano Mazzuoli, whom we have written about several times here, unveils a new breed that is a definite departure from the typically auto inspired watches he creates (read more about those here). With a design ethos inspired by things that surround him (after all, he started most of his car-inspired watches because he was impressed with an air pressure gauge), Mazzuoli came to the world of watchmaking almost by accident. His creations are expressly individualistic and not for the feint of heart. This newest Cemento watch is the result of his desire to offer monochromatic appeal with materials of pure distinction.…

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Introducing Korloff Watches, Voyageur Grand Prix 1914 Series

 |  June 17th, 2014

While international football is going strong, let’s not forget that there are a host of other sports happening in the world around us this week. Today we honor the racing world with a very unusual brand: Korloff Paris, it’s not a common watch brand, but that’s because, like many other great watch brands of today, Korloff began (and continues) as a great Parisian jewelry company. However, make no mistake; the brand has also been creating watches for years. Now, it expands its much-coveted, reversible-cased Voyageur Collection – unveiling the signature timepiece in the new Grand Prix 1914 series. Consisting of three different models, the Grand Prix Series takes its inspiration from an unusual and historic race. Back on July 4,…

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RACE Week- Cars and Watches: Meccaniche Veloci Chrono Driver

 |  July 29th, 2013

By Ryan Walsh Watch brand Meccaniche Veloci is all about designing watches for auto enthusiasts. With Italian heritage, much like Ferrari, this comes as no surprise.  The brand has eight different types of auto-inspired collections in its current inventory, including the Quattro Valvole made of carbon ceramic and created in partnership with the world’s best brake company, Brembo. Whether you want a watch that looks sporty and fast, or a watch that would stop someone in their tracks (no pun intended) – this brand has it. The pick of the day, however, is the Chrono Driver. The lightweight, racing inspired carbon design features a swinging 38mm case in black IPB titanium, attached to a carbon frame, leaving a  quick, sleek-looking…

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