Video: Let the Games Begin! The Olympics and Omega’s version of “Start Me Up”

Even though we showed this video back on May 31 (one of the first to air it on watch sites), it warrants another look — just in time for the start of the GAMES! This is one inspirational commercial.   It is the first  LONDON 2012 TV commercial, featuring the world-famous Rolling Stones soundtrack “Start me Up” along with…

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Time Capsules: Product – Cutting-Edge Timing with TAG Heuer’s Mikrotourbillon S

Yep – from concept to cutting-edge reality – TAG Heuer says it is definitely going to be producing the newest Mikrotourbillon S watch for series (albeit most likely a very limited series) production.  The watch, equipped with two tourbillon escapements, was first shown to the world a few months ago as a concept piece. The…

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Around the World: Historic Stock Cars Rev Engines at Upcoming Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Rusty Wallace’s 1989 Winston Cup Champion road car; Photo – Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca / Allan Rosenberg America’s most popular form of motorsports will nudge its way onto the vintage race scene this summer when 27 historic stock cars participate in the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Scheduled for August 17-19 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca…

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Time Capsules: New Product – Vulcain Unveils Herbie Hancock Watch

For jazz music lovers and for aficionados of the famed Vulcain Manufacture, this is an exciting introduction.  In honor of, and working with, this great pianist, Vulcain now releases two limited-edition 50s Presidents’ Watch models dedicated to the Herbie Hancock. The Herbie Hancock watches are created in two versions — both with a sunburst dial…

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