Edouard Heuer founded The Heuer Watch Company in 1860 in St. Imier, Switzerland. Chronographs have been the mainstay for Heuer and later TAG Heuer. Featuring many models and configurations, expanding the possibilities to the full. In 1958 Jack Heuer, Edouard’s son, joined the company. In 1962 the first generation of Autavia was launched. Famously worn in the 1970s by Formula One drivers such as Derek Bell, Jacky Ickx, Emerson Fittipaldi, Clay Regazzoni and Mario Andretti, and many more. In 1999 TAG Heuer accepted a bid from LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton S.A.
Here we have a 2017 TAG Heuer Aquaracer with a 41mm stainless steel case. The case curves over your wrist with a lug to lug length of 47.5mm and a case thickness of 11.5mm giving the watch an impressive wrist presence. Polished and brushed surfaces transition with crisp edges. On the right side is a signed screw-down crown protected by crown guards. The unidirectional stainless steel bezel has deep knurling around its edge and a black insert with large silver numerals. The flat sapphire crystal sits above a black dial with an outer minute chapter ring. Applied disc and baton indexes coated in SuperLumiNova mark the hours. At 3 o’clock a framed date window. Broad sword hands are coated in the same luminance complemented by a tapered sweeping second hand with an orange arrow tip. At 12 o’clock the Tag Heuer motif and Text are printed precisely on the dial. On the reverse, a screw-down case back with an embossed dive helmet in the center, signifying its diving depth credentials. Inside an Automatic TAG Cal. 5 a movement based on either ETA 2824-2 or Sellita SW200-1. The watch comes fitted on its original 20mm stainless steel bracelet with a signed folding safety lock clasp. The watch also comes with its Tag Heuer presentation box and booklets.
Points of Mention
This watch is sold with its original Tag Heuer box and booklets. The watch comes paired on its original 20mm stainless steel bracelet with a signed folding safety lock clasp. The watch is from Circa. 2017 and is sold in worn condition, unpolished case, and overall very fair condition as you can see. A full case and bracelet refurb can be offered at an additional cost. The watch comes with our 12-Months Warranty.
A fantastic watch to go anywhere and do anything with, it can take a beating, go under the radar, and all whilst being a major Swiss watch company that others will know and respect. What more could you want? Especially for under £1,000!
Movement : Automatic TAG Heuer Caliber 5
Age : 2011/2020
Specific Age : Circa. 2017
Case Size : 41mm
Case Thickness : 11.5mm
Lug to Lug : 47.5mm
Lugs : 20mm
Condition : Pre-Owned
Box & Papers : Box & Booklets
Case Material : Stainless Steel
Warranty : 12-Months Warranty