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New Post- Monaco Grand Prix de Monaco Historique- In Depth Review

  1. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Sep 25, 2020

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  2. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Sep 25, 2020

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    Wohoooo ::bleh::
     
  3. imagwai

    imagwai Sep 25, 2020

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    It's a striking watch but I definitely prefer the Calibre 11 1979-89 Monaco 50th Anniversary
     
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  4. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Sep 25, 2020

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    Amazing macro shots David, details are awesome on this one
     
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  5. Pitfitter446

    Pitfitter446 Sep 25, 2020

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    Just realised reading this and looking at the pics that the dial is in fact silver not ‘white’ as I thought, it looks white in the shot in the first post here I think but David’s pics correct that, I like the ‘not quite white’ look but wouldn’t refuse the watch because it is actually silver.
     
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  6. kappa_md

    kappa_md Sep 25, 2020

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    This TAG Heuer Monaco Grand Prix will probably start the design language of the new modern Monaco watches. I’m starting to think TAG Heuer should also have an In-House movement with 2 registers (minutes & seconds) on the 9 & 3 o’clock. That will be a welcome development that can also be used in the Carrera range. The crosshair seconds in the 6 o’clock maybe a divide depending on how one looks at it, same as the new Carrera 42mm. Wishful wishful thinking perhaps :whistling:

    PS: I’m not really sure why TAG Heuer is scrapping the Calibre 1887 / Heuer 01 movement TBH. It’s a great movement, only the haters will say otherwise. I have three and never had a single issue.
     
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  7. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Sep 25, 2020

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    I love it now that I saw it is silver!
     
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  8. Aquagraph

    Aquagraph Sep 25, 2020

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    Agree, I much prefer the 6-9-12 layout.
     
  9. Mspeedster

    Mspeedster Sep 25, 2020

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  10. Aquagraph

    Aquagraph Sep 25, 2020

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    The photo at the top of this thread is superb, it really shows off the bevelled subdials, which I hadn't noticed before. Good work!:thumbsup:
     
  11. Anthony.R

    Anthony.R Oct 31, 2020

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    I was in the Boutique today and had a play with this Model.
    To my surprise I saw that on the case back it was a Numbered edition (#0225).
    I wasn't aware that they were specifically numbered as most of the recent Limited Edition Pieces are "1 of....."
    Rare to see for a new model. It added to my interest instantly for some reason.
     
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  12. Pitfitter446

    Pitfitter446 Oct 31, 2020

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    Reread the article again today and it says the car is placed on the dial between the two and three o'clock markers, is this to see if the reader is paying attention? logo is placed between one and two.
     
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  13. jaguar11

    jaguar11 Oct 31, 2020

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    Really cool!!
     
  14. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Dec 4, 2020

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  15. Pitfitter446

    Pitfitter446 Dec 4, 2020

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    I think I agree, hard choice between this and the grey anniversary model.
     
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  16. Aquagraph

    Aquagraph Jun 26, 2021

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  17. Mspeedster

    Mspeedster Jun 26, 2021

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    I believe the only forum member who currently owns one is @Snowy. Lucky guy!
     
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  18. Aquagraph

    Aquagraph Jun 26, 2021

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    They also have a green Monaco for £8750... and a Dark Lord for £41,000
     
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  19. Snowy

    Snowy Jun 26, 2021

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    I think it's too early to add the premium price.

    The reason is that AD in Japan are still in stock.
    Titanium Monaco, which was released recently, is also in stock.
     
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  20. HoltzPlatz

    HoltzPlatz Jun 26, 2021

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    Beautiful image
     
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