Bernard Richards Manufacture (BRM) and Corvette Racing are partnering to release a series of limited-edition timepieces. Licensed by General Motors, the Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Racing collection honors an automotive icon, and the bespoke collaboration brings together two uniquely individual companies united by a commitment to the art of motorsports. BRM's artisan have translated the racecar's legacy through handcrafted timepieces, channeling the spirit an aesthetic of Corvette with industry-leading technical precision. The models feature signature element s such as custom-painted hands and dials in classic C7.R yellow; custom-stitched leather bands that mirror racing seatbelts; engraved stems bearing the brand's unofficial mascot, "Jake"; and additional options. Compromised of only 100 numbered timepieces each, the first four series of watches are based on BRM's V12-44-COR chronograph and the V6-RR-COR automatic.
Gender: Men's Pre-order now for October 2015 delivery. Special shipping charge of $40.00 includes insurance for shipping.
Manufacturer Warranty: 3 Years
Functions: Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Chronograph, and Date
Other: Limited Edition of 100 Pieces, Taking Preorders
Case: Steel, & Steel Black PVD Coated
Crystal: Sapphire Crystal
CaseBack: Exhibition Case Back
Case Width: 44mm
Crown: Stainless Steel, with JAKE logo
Hand Indicators: Yellow
Hour Markers: Arabic
Date Calendar: At 4:30
Water Resistant: Yes
Movement: Automatic (An automatic or self-winding watch is a mechanical watch in which the mainspring is wound automatically as a result of natural motion of the wearer's arm, to provide energy to run the watch, making manual winding unnecessary. No batteries required.)
Clasp Type: Tang