F1 Grand Prix Winner Mark Webber Talks About Motorsports and Rolex

 |  February 11th, 2019

In the throes of the 2019 racing season, and on the heels of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, we talked extensively in Austin (during F1 racing) with Mark Webber, Rolex brand ambassador and nine-time Formula One Grand Prix winner, FIA World Endurance Champion, Porsche ambassador, and Red Bull athlete Mark Alan Webber about racing, watches and precision. Recently, in my Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com, I published parts of that interview, now I share it here.  The Rolex 24 at Daytona 2018:…

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Endurance Racing As Only Rolex Can Do: Rolex 24 At Daytona (Photo Gallery)

 |  February 8th, 2019

Just a couple of weeks ago, I had the great opportunity to accompany Rolex to the famed Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance races.  The weekend was wrought with rain and winds that soaked Daytona International Speedway during the second day of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, but it was just one more challenge for top drivers. It was the first time that   two red flags halted racing and that International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) called the race over 10 minutes prior to…

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Meet Five Amazing Chinese New Year Watches Honoring The Year Of The Pig

 |  February 5th, 2019

Happy Chinese New Year! Today starts the Chinese New Year with a new zodiac sign being honored: the Year of the Pig. Not associated with dirt or mud, the pig in the Chinese world is associated with prosperity, abundance, good spirit, and is said to be very hard working. As such, some of today’s top luxury watchmakers also honor the sweet pig in zodiac watches made in limited numbers. Here we take a brief look at five of those watches.

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Pre-SIHH 2019: Introducing The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon Enamel

 |  December 13th, 2018

SIHH is around the corner and we are beginning to witness a host of new timepieces being showcased ahead of time — but don’t get too excited — this only means we get a peek at what is coming in January in Geneva – it doesn’t mean you don’t have to wait until next year for the watches to make their debut. You do. Here, though, we bring you a look at the stunning enamel blue of this Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon…

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Video Interview: Giles English of Bremont Talks SuperSonic with Roberta Naas

 |  November 29th, 2018

Recently at WatchTime New York, we had the chance to interview Giles English, co-founder of the privately owned British watch brand Bremont. This British brand is making incredible inroads in building up the British watchmaking field again, and is even breaking ground for an all-new watch factory in Henley. In this video, English talks about the new Supersonic watch – that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Concord– with Roberta Naas, veteran watch journalist and founder of ATimelyPerspective.com. The watch…

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Video Interview: Davide Cerrato of Montblanc Discusses the 1858 Geosphere World Time Watch And More

 |  November 27th, 2018

Recently at WatchTime New York, Montblanc exhibited some of the brand’s newest watches. The company has been making great strides in blending its rich watchmaking heritage and prowess from Minerva (which Montblanc owns and which dates back to 1868) with its state-of-the-art watchmaking for timepieces that offer beauty, technology and craftsmanship. The newest collections are geared for today’s lifestyles and offer a host of features and aesthetics that are garnering global attention. For this reason, we were delighted that Davide…

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Video Interview: Mario Peserico of Eberhard Watches Discusses the Tazio Nuvolari Legend Watch With Roberta Naas

 |  November 26th, 2018

Eberhard Watches is a privately owned Swiss watch brand that celebrates fine watches and honors a price/value relationship. The company has had a long relationship with car racing since the 1930’s, and to this day has involvements with vintage rallies around the world. To honor one of the greatest drivers of yesteryear, Tazio Nuvolari, the brand created an entire collection about 20 years ago that is continually evolving. Recently, at the 2018 WatchTime New York show, we had the chance…

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