Whereas the Hublot has been operating with the Scuderia Ferrari F1 for a decade, Tag Heuer has had a whole assortment devoted to the world’s premiere motorsport collection since 1986. And for 2021, the elder Swiss watchmaker is enjoying with retro colour schemes in 4 new Components 1 liveries made to face out within the paddock.
Maybe essentially the most putting model is a three-handed mannequin void of pushers, that includes an orange textured dial with black flanging, white Tremendous-LumiNova-coated indexes, and a color-matched nylon strap that harks to the protection harnesses of race vehicles. Tag Heuer notes that this particular shade of orange was famously utilized in founder Jack Heuer’s Autavia, incomes it the nickname “Orange Boy.”
The identical hue takes lighter responsibility in a black-dialed chronograph, being solely utilized as an accent across the white indexes and fingers. As an alternative of nylon, the black-and-orange Components 1 chronograph will get a advantageous brushed metal bracelet.
The opposite two chronographs are handled with lime yellow to highlights the fingers, indexes and subdials, whereas contrasting on the ceramic tachymeter-scale bezel. One will get a brushed metal bracelet, whereas the opposite is paired with a black nylon strap that includes line inexperienced stitching.
Different specs are shared by all 4 high-octane timepieces, together with a quartz motion, 43mm case, flat sapphire crystal, and 200M water resistance.
Priced from $1,450 to $2,050, the Tag Heuer Components 1 assortment is on the market to order now on-line.