Ultimately thought there would definitely become more recent plus much more effective Automatic F1 models from TAG Heuer at Baselworld 2014, we did not expect this- a apparent-sheet new F1 design that draws in across the TAG Heuer Formula 1 Automatic Replica heritage of a single of Heuer's best-known models. However, this isn't any re-edition, but rather a totally new undertake the F1 series which will sit along with the current range.
After we first examined the Calibre 16 F1 in September, we noted the finishing within the clasp is a disappointment, so its pleasing to manage to condition the finishing across the new duo is a pretty improvement the other that moves the F1 more into line and various other TAG Heuer models.
Because the launch in the present F1 series this season, there's essential from fans for nearly any watch bigger compared to modified 41mm situation- these new models offer just that, while using the Chronograph clocking in at 44mm.
The brand-new F1 may be the first-time will have a way to recall a gift model range using a totally new along with other situation design, but protecting your same title. Normally everything you see could be a modernised to get a current theme, nonetheless the brand new F1s bears little comparison to its the F1 situation shape which has ongoing to get consistent since its launch in 1985.
With nonetheless, the issue is not quite entirely new either, that is loosely while using TAG Heuer Autavia, a factor which i discussed with TAG Heuer's designer Christoph Behling. Yes, the finishing across the situation differs, nonetheless the form is unmistakably produced within the Autavia.
You will find two models within the new range- a Calibre 6 watch (41mm) plus a Calibre 16 Chronograph (44mm), both obtaining a rotating steel bezel- covered in titanium carbide for the "Full Black" watches.
You will find two strap options- whether perforated rubber strap (above) or maybe a recently designed stainless bracelet. The clasps on are enhanced business F1 models, while using the Rubber strap featuring twin entrepreneurs plus a buckle design like the Aquaracer 500m range.
Not remarkably because of the cost-point, watches possess a steel caseback, while using the familiar chequered flag pattern.