On February 5th, Hublot’s brand-new store in Rio de Janeiro, the “City of Miracles,” opened gloriously. As the official timekeeper of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Hublot chose to open the first exclusive store in Latin America in the host city of this World Cup, and once again show the world the perfect match.
Since 2004, the chairman of HUBLOT Hublot’s board of directors Jean-Claude Biver and global CEO Richard Guadalupe have taken the lead in Hublot. The watch brand has established a long-term and solid friendship and partnership with the Zilberman family, which owns the famous SARA jewelry retailer. The opening of a new store in Rio de Janeiro is just another chapter in the road of friendship between the two parties!
Hublot has a long history with Brazil. From the original partnership with the Senna family to support the Ayrton Senna Institute to the official timing of the legendary Club Regatas Flamengo. Recently, new members of the Hublot family have come again from Brazil-Guga Kuerten, the legendary tennis star, has become the Hublot brand ambassador, and Pelé has become the Hublot watch. Brazil World Cup Ambassador.
Today, Hublot’s brand-new store in the Rio de Janeiro Shopping Center opens with glory, and five months later, the world cup and the fans from all over the world will soon be here. There is no doubt that this is the perfect moment for the launch of the limited edition Bailey’s watch!
Only 500 pieces of the classic Fusion Aero skeleton chronograph Bailey watch are collected. The 45mm diameter polished and satin-finished ceramic case is equipped with Hublot’s automatic Aero skeleton chronograph movement. The sapphire dial is embellished with faceted polished graduations in silver and yellow. The classic signature of the king of the ball Bailey is perfectly presented on the case back.
This limited-edition watch is made by Hublot, the legendary ball king, Hublot global CEO Ricardo Guadalupe, and the owner of SARA-Laja and David from the Zilberman family. The opening of the Rio de Janeiro store.
The Hublot Rio de Janeiro store fully embodies the “art of fusion” of the Hublot watch—the 35-square-meter space is constructed of glass, metal, leather, wood and other materials, creating a unique warm atmosphere unique to Hublot. Here, whether it is the increasing number of Hublot enthusiasts or VIPs who need exclusive high-level customization, they can enjoy the home away from home service.
Historically, Hublot boutiques have favored world-renowned prime locations, such as Paris Vendome, London, Moscow, New York, Miami, Orlando, Houston, Atlanta, Dallas, Beverly Hills, Palm Beach, Ginza , Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, etc. Now, with the opening of the Rio de Janeiro store, Hublot’s world footprint is even more glorious.
Classic Fusion Aero skeleton chronograph Bailey limited edition
Serial number: 525.CM.0179.VR.PEL14 Limited edition 500 pieces
Case: Classic fusion 45mm diameter polished / satin-finished ceramic
Bezel: Polished / satin-finished ceramic, 6 black PVD polished H-shaped titanium screws, polished and locked
Table mirror: sapphire mirror, anti-reflective treatment on the inside and outside
Crown: Polished ceramic with Hublot logo
Button: Polished ceramic
Case back: Polished / satin-finished ceramic, sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on the inside
Dial: Sapphire dial with faceted polished ruthenium-plated scale, silver powder with yellow
Hands: Faceted polished ruthenium-coated hands
Movement: HUB 1155 Hublot Automatic Aero skeleton chronograph movement, the date dial number 10 is yellow-plated
Number of parts: 207
Number of jewel bearings: 60
Power reserve: about 42 hours
Water resistance: 10 standard atmospheric pressure, about 100 meters underwater
Strap: black calfskin, embossed with football texture, black natural rubber lining and yellow stitching
Clasp: Black PVD-coated stainless steel folding clasp