For two years, the watch industry has been running at full speed. In 2021, Switzerland alone had a record year. And 2022 has started well, with a month of February up 24% compared to last year. Manufacturers are obviously trying to take advantage of this favorable climate, relying, among other things, on their many new products … Focus on sports watches of 2022!
12 new sports watches of 2022:
rolex Oyster Perpetual Air-King. This 40mm steel watch pays homage to the aviation pioneers of the 1930s. It has just been delicately redesigned. Small news: the crown receives a protective shoulder and the central sides of the case are straight. Finally, the second hand is painted green, the Rolex color par excellence.
Bell & Ross BR V2-92 full light. The Franco-Swiss watchmaker is renowned for his highly legible watches. The flagship Full Lum (totally bright) series adheres to this feature. This BR V2-92, which uses a 41mm round stainless steel case, adds to this excellent nighttime legibility. The dial and hands, fully coated with Super-Luminova, glow in the dark. Spectacular effect!
Breitling Triumph in the best time. The still independent Swiss watchmaker has been a partner of the motorcycle brand Triumph since 2021. As a result of this collaboration, this largely customized 41 mm steel chronograph is based on the model The best time home. It features a sunray dial whose ice blue color pays homage to the British icon, the 1951 Triumph Thunderbird 6T.
Porthole Green Integral Big Bang. The collection Big Bang integral, which bears its name well, has revolutionized the world of watchmaking. In this green variant, the 42 mm case and its bracelet are in satin-finished high-tech ceramic. Hublot seems to have overcome the difficulties faced by manufacturers in creating bright colors on this material. The jungle green hue of this one big Bang reminiscent of tropical forests.
IWC Big Pilot’s Watch 43 Top Gun. This novelty 43 Top Gun part of the IWC pilot’s watch collection. Its case, available in the 43 mm version, is coated in scratch-resistant black ceramic. It is powered by the in-house caliber 82100, with wear-resistant ceramic components. Finally, the EasX-Change system allows you to change straps in the blink of an eye.
Longines Zulu Spirit Time. The collection Spirit respects the centuries-old tradition of in-house precision instruments for the pioneers of the air. With its GMT hand, this model Zulu time displays a second time zone. Its 42mm steel case has a bidirectional rotating bezel with a 24-hour scale. The ideal watch to perpetuate the spirit of great adventurers.
Omega Speedmaster 57 Chronograph Co-Axial Master Chronometer. This novelty is an evolution of the Speed master of 2013, small in size. Its case measures 40.5mm in diameter and 13mm thick, compared to 41.5mm and 16mm respectively at launch. Finally, its Master Chronometer classification implies greater accuracy and greater resistance to magnetic fields. Cheer!
Panerai Submarine Forty-four Esteel. The new generation is very passionate about the ecological question. Watchmakers have to start if they don’t want to be boycotted. For 2022, Panerai will extend its eSteel to its own Submarine. More than 50% of the weight of the Forty four (137 g) is made from this recycled steel. This 44mm watch is available in-store or online.
Rado Captain Cook High-Tech Ceramic Diver. The manufacture is a pioneer in the use of ceramics in watchmaking. No wonder you use it for this 43mm diver, waterproof to 300m. The titanium caseback is engraved with two seahorses reminiscent of those that already adorned the models of the 60s. Another fascinating detail, the small still mobile at noon swings in all directions.
Riccardo Mille RM 35-03 Automatic Rafael Nadal. This watch is part of the collection developed by Richard Mille for Rafael Nadal. The Spanish tennis champion has been an ambassador of the contemporary watchmaker since 2008. It took three years of development to bring this sports car to life. Its switchable butterfly rotor allows the wearer to act on its charging speed. Chic and playful!
TAG Heuer Aquaracer Professional 300 Orange Diver. This 43mm diver is intended to assist professionals in their diving missions. Its dial features orange, the color of urgency and safety. It is water resistant to 300m and its luminescent hands and hour markers are legible in the dark. Accompany modern adventurers both in the city and under the oceans.
Sleep Black Bay GMT S&G. Water resistant up to 200m, this one Black Bay, fitted with an in-house caliber MT5652, dresses its 41 mm stainless steel case. It embellishes this resistant material with luxurious touches of gold that are found on the bezel, crown and central links of its bracelet … Ultimately, this watch, a little sporty, a little precious, is at home underneath. the waves as in an evening.