Match Made In Heaven
Blending together two partners that share passions can sometimes be impossible, but in the case of Jacob & Co and Bugatti, it is impressive. The partners both desire to provide cutting-edge design, and know that pushing the limits of possibility are what set you apart. Innovation and technology are a foundation that both build on, beauty and craftmanship show in every product and design, in addition to the highest quality of materials and dedication to perfection. This partnership will bring so much excellence to the table everyone will want the Jacob & Co. Epic X Chrono Bugatti 110 Years Limited-Edition Watch.
The high performance sports car manufacturer will not be disappointed in the limited edition high complication masterpiece Jacob & Co watch crafted for this relationship. The Epic X Chrono will be limited to 110 pieces to mark the years since the founding of the automotive powerhouse in 1909. The very definitive technical element of this design is the JCAA05 skeletonized automatic chronograph movement. The exquisite timepiece calibre is crafted with a column-wheel that launches the chronograph functions. Designed counters are arranged in a bi-compax format, small running seconds on the left sitting at 9 o’clock and the elapsed minutes counter on the right at 3 o’clock. The French flag red chronograph seconds hand provides the elapsed seconds. While Jacob and co watches are not recognized for their sport watches, they hope that this partnership will provide that platform. The Bugatti customers certainly will want a timepiece that allows them to stand out in a room as well as on the road.
It’s All In The Details
As the design of the watch was created, the brand wanted a more aggressive look, something strong and muscular for overall presentation. The co-branding on the dial allows for both Jacob & Co, and Bugatti to share the limelight. The case is crafted at 47mm wide, and 14mm thick, with a sapphire crystal, and water resistant up to 200 meters. For this limited edition watch the case is a black forged carbon, very lightweight, and a dark-colored DLC-coated titanium. The ‘X’ style dial is red, white and blue, which represent the Bugatti colors and of course the French Flag. The Jacob & Co. Epic X Chrono Bugatti 110 Years Limited-Edition Watch is completed with a rubber strap allowing for comfort and class. There is some beautiful detailing on this timepiece, the black ceramic pushers and crowns, and the internal rotating timing bezel which some will overlook. Everyone hopes this partnership will blossom and provide more spectacular designs in the future. The devil is in the details, for high-end watches and automobiles.