OFFICINE Panerai FOR FERRARI CALIFORNIA
Panerai, as a licensed watch maker of House of Maranello, will certainly not miss the latest model of Prancing Horse: Ferrari California at the grand event of Paris Salon. This is an extremely innovative sports car that has maintained the outstanding spirit and style of the Ferrari 250 California in 1957. It’s an elegant convertible that was born to run on the track. Over the years, Ferrari has been synonymous with sports cars and superb performance. It has a unique style; a masterpiece of craftsman perfection and highly sophisticated technology.
From 1958 to the beginning of 1963, slightly more than 100 samples were made, about half of which were short wheelbase versions; they were all designed by Sergio Pininfarina, while the body materials were steel or aluminum, hand-made by Sergio Scaglietti Tempered. Driving this great sports car includes the most famous actors in Hollywood, such as Steve McQueen and James Coburn. French writer Fran & ccedil; oise Sagan also owns a car, and she is driving it barefoot on the road of C & ocirc; te d’Azur like a rebellious teenager. This new Ferrari California is a sports car with a racing gene. Excellent innovative technology highlights the retractable hardtop convertible. It can ensure endless fun and enjoyment while driving, as well as use Flexibility. This model retains many Ferrari classic features, and it has the first V8 engine installed in the forward position in the history of the Ferrari road sports car. With its unique and outstanding appearance, Panerai connects its series with the glorious moment of Prancing Horse to create a watch whose design marks that Panerai is in step with Ferrari. This is a doomed meeting A watch that is indispensable for enthusiasts or dreamers. This is a dual dial flyback chronograph. This unique version will only be produced in a limited edition of 400. Because of its stylish character and the special materials used, it combines classic and modern elements, just like the latest products under the Drake logo, which is also the characteristic recognized by Enzo Ferrari. Technical specifications Movement: Proprietary Panerai OP XIX self-winding mechanical movement. 13 & frac14; French, 30 stones, Glucydur & reg; single metal balance wheel, vibrating 28,800 times per hour, Incabloc & reg; shockproof device. 42-hour power reserve with Geneva stripes and blue steel screws. The oscillating weight is engraved with the Prancing Horse logo. Certified by the Swiss Official Observatory (C.O.S.C.). Functions: hours, minutes, small seconds, dual dial flyback chronograph, speed scale. Case: 45 mm diameter, polished steel, frosted edges. The winding crown is adorned with the Ferrari logo and the edges have a square grid pattern. Bezel: Frosted stainless steel. Case back: Stainless steel and carbon, screw-in type, engraved with Prancing Horse; the edge of the case cover is engraved with ‘Engineered by OFFICINE PANERAI’. The unique pattern is engraved under the Prancing Horse. Dial: Black with Ferrari California logo. 60 minute scale, set a time scale every 5 minutes, the speed scale is placed on the outer ring. Continuous small seconds at 9 o’clock and minutes at 3 o’clock. The hands of the dial, the seconds, hour and minute hands of the central timepiece, and the surface of the first fifteen minutes are all red. Crystal glass: sapphire crystal glass, 1.9 mm thick, dual anti-reflective treatment Water-resistant depth: 10 bar (100 meters) Strap: black alligator leather with contrasting edge stitching, red alligator leather with red side stitching on the inside ; Frosted stainless steel adjustable buckle, buckle edge polished. The spare rubber strap is engraved with ‘Ferrari’.