Celebrating 50 years of its Carrera line, Tag Heuer launches the Carrera Calibre 8 Grand Date at Baselworld 2013
May 8, 2013: The iconic Carrera by Tag Heuer, the sports chronograph designed specifically for professional drivers and sports-car enthusiasts, remains the standard-bearer of Tag Heuer’s unrivaled motorsports pedigree.
Celebrating 50 years of this line, Tag Heuer has launched a new version which is perfect for globetrotters. The TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 8 automatic movement features a large date, shown through a beveled aperture hand-applied at 12 o’clock. The bigger, 41mm case also displays a second GMT time zone counter at 6 o’clock. The timeless case of the Carrera is fine brushed and polished. The COSC-certified.movement is visible through the sapphire crystal caseback.
Dial choices are silver, anthracite and black always with hand applied index, while strap options are brown, anthracite or black alligator, or the stunning and ergonomic H-shape steel bracelet with alternating polished and fine brushed finishing.