(image credit: Hublot) Hublot Répétition Minutes Tourbillon Chrono | US$tbc | www.hublot.com
Hublot is marking the 2011 Basel Fair by presenting the Répétition Minutes Tourbillon Chrono luxury time piece. the Répétition Minutes Tourbillon Chrono, the world’s first minute repeater watch featuring two “Cathedra’” type gongs, a tourbillon and column wheel chronograph, topped with carbon fiber bridges in a 48mm case made from matte carbon fiber. aside from the obvious, eye-catching carbon fiber, the watch also features titanium bezel and screws, black PVD titanium crown and lateral inserts in black composite resin. the combination of materials truly illustrates the Art of Fusion that Hublot holds so dearly.
BASELWORLD – the World Watch and Jewelry Show, held annually during spring, features some 2,000 companies from the watch, jewelry, precious-stone industries and related industries, showcasing their latest developments and innovations in Messe Basel, Switzerland. BASELWORLD 2011 opens tomorrow, March 24 till March 31, 2011.