With the 50th running of 24 Hours at Daytona less than a day away, timepiece maker TSOVET honors one of the most successful American racing team, Chip Ganassi Racing, with the TSOVET SVT-GR44 Automatic Chronograph. Machined out of aerospace-grade 316L stainless steel, the 44mm gun metal encasement housed the Valjoux 7750 mechanical calibre movement with 42 hours of power reserve. Application of sapphire crystal in front and back ensures obstruction-free visibility to time and functions. And the watch’s unique screw-down crowns, in matte gun metal, as well as Chip Ganassi Racing team colorway, makes it all the more eye-catching. Celebrating Chip Ganassi Racing’s 145 wins, including 14 championships, from 1994 to 2011, each of the TSOVET SVT-GR44 Automatic Chronograph comes with a commemorative book and packaging. Each watch will also be individually numbered from 01 to 51. Set for a May 2012 delivery date, the timepiece is currently available for pre-order via TSOVET online store.
The SVT-GR44 (Model No. Gg221010-7750)- Driven By The Valjoux 7750 Elaborated Mechanical Calibre – Housed Within A Sophisticated Gun Metal – 44 Mm Aerospace-Grade 316L Stainless Steel Case, Ensuring Precision Timekeeping. Effortlessly Observed Under The Refined Sapphire Crystal Are Sandwiched Dial Layers, Distinct Matte Finish Indicator Hands With Luminous Time Function And Bold Numerical Representations. Each Watch Is Limited And Individually Numbered 01 To 51.
Each Time Piece Is Accompanied By A Book That Commemorates Chip Ganassi Racing Teams 145 Wins From 1994 To 2011.The Commemorative Book And Limited Edition Time Piece Are Presented In A Custom Designed Wooden Display Box.
Valjoux 7750 Elaberated Calibre
Energy Storage: 42 Hours
44Mm Three-Piece Case / 15.25Mm Thick
Aerospace-Grade 316L Stainless Steel
Case: Matte Pvd Gun Metal W/ Sapphire Crystal Lens
Hand-Applied Case Back With Sapphire Portal
Pvd Matte Finish, Corrosion Resistant Components
Dial: Matte Bdl W/ Super Luminova Markers
Hands: Handcrafted Matte Black W/ Super Luminova Fill (Hour/Minute)
Strap: Buttery Calf W/ Accent Rivets
Buckle: Pvd Gun Metal
Crown: Position: 3 / Matte Gun Metal / Screwdown
Knurled Pushers / Water Resistant – 10 Atm (100M/328 Feet)
Fine Tuning Is A Constant In Both Auto Racing And Time Piece Development: It Is Necessary In Order To Obtain Optimum Performance. And Because The Difference Between 1/100 And 1/1000 Of A Second Matter, Tsovet And Chip Ganassi Racing Teams Never Quit When It Comes To Fine-Tuned Watch And Racing Components. Without Fine Tuning, First Place Is Only A Dream. For Tsovet And Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Second Place Doesnt Existwe Live To Achieve Optimum Performance. Timing Is Everything – Tm
With Multiple Cars Competing In Various Classesthe Izod Indy Car Series, The Nascar Sprint Cup Series, And The Grand-Am – Sports Car Serieschip Ganassi Racing Is Familiar With Victory Lane: 14 Championships & 145 Victories, Including 3 Indianapolis 500 Wins, A Daytona 500, A Brickyard 400, And 4 Rolex 24 At Daytona Victories. Unable To Overlook The Dominance Of Chip Ganassi Racing Teams In 201019 Victories And Two Championshipsracer Magazine Named Them Team Of The Year. In 2011 It Was More Of The Same As Chip Ganassi Racing Brought Home Two More Championships And Another Victory In The Rolex 24 At Daytona.