Luxury watches for men are not only sophisticated timepieces that accurately measure the passage of time. They are the epitome of high-end style and also eye-catching accessories that underline the impeccable taste of the owner. Whether it comes to a classic timepiece, a bold chronograph, or a trendy designer model, owning a luxury watch is undoubtedly a statement for a successful man. Keeping this in mind, the best watchmaking manufacturers continue to amaze the world with their new collections of sophisticated timepieces for any taste, and this year is not an exception. Meet the hottest new watches for men 2017!
1. Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona
This year, Rolex has introduced three new versions of its iconic Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona chronograph watches: in 18k rose, white, and yellow gold. Each model comes with a black ceramic Cerachrom bezel and innovative black elastomer strap that perfectly combines flexibility and comfort with reliability and robustness. Besides, the new Cosmograph Daytona is powered by a completely re-engineered in-house automatic mechanical chronograph movement, caliber 4130.
2. Bell & Ross BR-X1 HyperStellar
Created to conquer space, the new Bell & Ross BR-X1 HyperStellar chronograph is sure to attract everyone’s attention to its owner’s wrist. Featuring an ultra-light 45mm case made from titanium and blue aluminum, a grey-tinted sapphire crystal skeleton dial, and a reliable mechanical automatic movement with 56 jewels, this outstanding example of the hottest new watches can be easily used for living and working in space. The model is limited to 250 pieces worldwide.
3. Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Sport Land Rover BAR Team Edition
The new 250-piece limited edition Zenith Chronomaster is dedicated to the Land Rover BAR Team. Designed with experienced sailors and yachting enthusiasts in mind, this luxury watch comes in a 45mm stainless steel case with a water resistance of up to 200 meters. The novelty is equipped with an iconic Zenith El Primero chronograph movement operating at the frequency of 36,000 vph.
4. Hublot Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode
Created to celebrate the Depeche Mode’s new album, the Hublot Big Bang Unico is limited to only 250 copies. This eye-catching skeleton watch is powered by an in-house self-winding chronograph flyback movement enclosed in a unique knurled and polished black ceramic case. However, the most important thing about this luxury watch is that its sale will help bring clean water to people in developing countries.
5. Longines Heritage 1945
Paying tribute to the company’s long watchmaking tradition, Longines has introduced its new flawless creation that perfectly combines a sturdy 40mm stainless steel case with the warm tones of the brushed copper dial. The novelty houses a self-winding mechanical movement that ensures 42 hours of power reserve and comes on a beautiful, old style beige leather strap secured with a stainless steel buckle.
These were the hottest new watches introduced by the best watchmaking manufacturers this year. Needless to say that each of them can easily become a worthy addition to any man’s luxury watch collection.