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Breitling and Triumph Motorcycles present the Chronomat B01 42 Triumph

Breitling Chronomat B01 42 Triumph
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The fusion of luxury and precision in watchmaking with a spirit of adventure and classic motorcycle lifestyles, underpinned by a shared commitment to the highest quality and craftsmanship, can lead to impressive results. This is proven once again by the renowned Swiss watch manufacturer Breitling and the British motorcycle brand Triumph Motorcycles. In what is now their third collaboration, the two companies are presenting the Chronomat B01 42 Triumph special-edition watch model, while the motorcycle manufacturer is also presenting the Speed Triple 1200 RR Breitling, a special-edition model limited to 270 motorcycles.

The new Chronomat B01 42 Triumph features an anthracite-colored dial and a combination of titanium and 18-carat red gold, while the perforated brown leather strap is intended to »express the freedom of the road«, according to Breitling. The Chronomat B01 Triumph Edition reflects the dark colors of the corresponding motorcycle, while the golden details are a tribute to the striking front forks from the manufacturer Öhlins on the Speed Triple 1200 RR.

Breitling Chronomat B01 42 Triumph

Originally designed in 1983 for the Italian Frecce Tricolori aerobatic team, the Chronomat made its mark on watchmaking by bringing the mechanical chronograph back to the fore in an era of the quartz trend. The Chronomat B01 42 Triumph is now set to continue this tradition, combining bold design with precision and innovative styling, values for which both Breitling and Triumph Motorcycles are known, as Georges Kern, CEO of Breitling, emphasizes: »The Chronomat and the Speed Triple 1200 RR embody our dedication to the highest standards of design and performance. We share a common spirit of adventure and mechanical robustness with Triumph, a combination of craftsmanship and a thirst for adventure.«

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Founded in 1884, Breitling is regarded as one of the leading Swiss watch manufacturers, known in particular as the inventor of the modern chronograph and as a pioneer in the field of functional watches for navigation.

Triumph Speed Triple 1200 RR Breitling Limited Edition

At the same time, Triumph is presenting an exclusive series of 270 motorcycles with the Speed Triple 1200 RR Breitling Limited Edition. When purchasing a motorcycle, the buyer also receives exclusive access to the so-called Chronomat B01 Triumph Owners Exclusive– an exclusive, custom-made watch with a carbon dial designed to reflect the aesthetics of the limited-edition motorcycle and featuring a case back with an engraved motorcycle serial number. Both details are unique to this special model and are intended to further emphasize the close connection between the watch and the motorcycle.

Triumph Speed Triple 1200 RR Breitling Limited Edition

Triumph’s Speed Triple 1200 RR is the fastest and most powerful Speed Triple ever. With a metallic paint finish, ultra-light carbon fiber elements and a high-specification titanium silencer, the motorcycle model stands for the highest level of engineering skill. With the Speed Triple 1200 RR Breitling Limited Edition the French stitching of the individual leather seat and the personalized Breitling home screen display details, which in turn emphasize the relationship between the two quality brands. »By working with Breitling, we have united two worlds that are characterized by our shared passion for precision, speed and impeccable style,« says Nick Bloor, CEO of Triumph, who is also impressed by the significance of the collaboration. [red.]