Last Sunday we were welcome to join the presentation occasion of TAG Heuer and their Max Verstappen 2017 Special Edition watch. Despite the fact that Max Verstappen lives in Monaco nowadays, he believes The Netherlands to be his nation of origin. The occasion occurred in Amsterdam and for the event, Max Verstappen was ‘flown in’ to get the absolute first Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen 2017 Special Edition watch.
Max Verstappen Special Edition Watches
About a year prior, we saw the very first ‘Max Verstappen’ special edition watch from TAG Heuer being presented (likewise in Amsterdam). In any case, this year, and a couple of F1 Grand Prix more extravagant, there is a new watch for Max Verstappen. This time, no orange components, yet red, white and blue all things considered. Shades of the Dutch public flag.
The TAG Heuer Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen 2017 Special Edition (the TAG Heuer rep undoubtedly conceded that this was most likely the longest name ever for one of their watches) conveys Verstappen’s no.33. Max Verstappen said during the event: “I needed something that is of high repute to me. Competitors are very fetishist, and this number 33 is consistently with me now, on my wrist, with this special edition. It will help me to remember my difficulties and my exhibitions to consistently improve. It has been such a lot of enjoyable to do this uncover in my home country!”.
On the case back of the Max Verstappen watch you will discover the ’33’ engraved. Other than that, the special number of the watch is engraved just as there might be 533 pieces available.
TAG Heuer Formula 1
The Formula 1 watch from TAG Heuer had its 30th commemoration a year ago, as it was presented in 1986. It was the main model that was presented after the converge of TAG and Heuer. When presented as an ease Swiss watch (in light of the achievement of the plastic Swatch watches that were presented in 1983), the Formula 1 became out to be a tremendous accomplishment throughout the long term. In the in the interim, it isn’t precisely an ease observe any longer, yet the determinations of the current Formula 1 watches is likewise more noteworthy than it was back in the days. An excellent and inside and out source on TAG Heuer’s Formula 1 watch family can be found on , the hotspot for TAG Heuer fans. From my own experience I can say that during my investigation I saw a many individuals wearing these TAG Heuer Formula 1 watches, gotten during their teenager years from their folks, and some set something aside for one themselves. For some, it was the principal experience with the Swiss made brand.
Max Verstappen’s watch is additionally essential for the Formula 1 assortment, and in the event that you look carefully, you will see that his watch is unquestionably identified with those absolute initial 1986 F1 watches from TAG Heuer.
For those of you who keep thinking about whether there’s more to this association than simply a diplomat and his watch, there is. In December 2015, TAG Heuer turned into the authority watch of the Red Bull Racing Formula One ( click here for our report on visiting the Red Bull Racing HQ ) team. Red Bull Racing and TAG Heuer at that point likewise declared the name of the 2017 vehicle, the “Red Bull Racing TAG Heuer RB13”. Label Heuer is remembered for the team’s official constructor posting, and it is the absolute first time that a watchmaker at any point has been listed.
Specifications Max Verstappen Special Edition
The watch that Max Verstappen got last Sunday in Amsterdam, has reference CAZ101G.FT8030 and is a 43mm treated steel (quartz) chronograph. The blue opaline dial has a white and red spine with 60 second/minute scale. The green and white TAG Heuer logo is printed at 12 o’clock. Around the hour counter at 6 o’clock, it peruses TAG Heuer Formula 1. The hour and moment hand are loaded up with red lume, just as the hour markers. The chronograph seconds hand is additionally in red. The watch comes on a red elastic tie with pin clasp. The moment track (spine) is red till the 33rd moment, Max Verstappen’s number.
For us it was somewhat of a pity this watch is (just) accessible with a quartz development, however let’s not disregard each one of those Max Verstappen fans that are presumably not all watch aficionados such as ourselves. It would likewise give the cost of the TAG Heuer Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen 2017 Special Edition a serious increase on the off chance that it would come with a programmed chronograph development. The utilization of a quartz development make it conceivable to keep the sticker price cordial and moderately open for a huge (youthful) crowd. The retail cost of this watch is 1350 Euro.
This watch will be solely available to be purchased in The Netherlands, yet we expect you will discover your direction on the off chance that you are situated external The Netherlands and still need one. It will become accessible in September 2017.