This week Zenith launched a vintage re-edition called the Heritage Cronometro Tipo CP-2 – based on the 1960s Cairelli chronograph. The original Cairelli timepiece was sold by Roman retailer A. Cairelli, who supplied these particular watches to the Italian Air Force. The dial read “A. CAIRELLI, ROMA” and the solid […]

Zenith Heritage Cronometro Tipo CP-2

In collaboration with Musée International d’Horlogerie (MIH), Zenith introduces the Captain Winsor Annual Calendar Chronograph. The Captain Winsor features Zenith’s famous El Primero chronograph caliber, with the addition of new complication, the annual calendar. An annual calendar displays the date, day of the week and month with only one adjustment […]

Zenith Captain Winsor Annual Calendar Chronograph

Zenith has introduced a special boutique edition of the Christophe Colomb wristwatch for London boutique Marcus, the Zenith Christophe Colomb Skeleton. Like the original Christophe Colomb timepiece, which was introduced back in 2010, its design is based on a marine chronometer. By housing the regulating organ and escapement in a […]

Zenith Christophe Colomb Skeleton Boutique Edition

This is a special edition of Zenith’s oversized Pilot watch that pays tribute to the Wright Brothers. It is presented in a 48 mm x 15.80 mm black matte PVD coated titanium case and is powered by caliber 693, a self-winding 4Hz GMT movement. Large Arabic numerals — made entirely […]

The Zenith Pilot Montre D’Aeronef Type 20 GMT 1903

Launched at Baselworld 2016, and inspired by the Lightweight Striking 10th Chronograph, the new El Primero 36’000 VpH has a similar aesthetic, for considerably lower price. The El Primero 36’000 VpH features a stainless steel case instead of carbon fiber, and the movement is not as complicated as the lightweight […]

Zenith El Primero 36’000 VpH Hands-On

Last Thursday, Zenith announced a special edition co-branded timepiece with Range Rover, available in two versions, one with a beige strap and the other with a dark blue strap, which we reported on here. And this past Monday, Jean-Claude Biver, (who is the Head of LVMH’s watch division, the interim-CEO […]

Zenith El Primero Range Rover Hands-On

Featuring an annual calendar complication, a chronograph, and a fume dial – the El Primero Winsor Annual Calendar Boutique Edition makes Zenith’s often forgot about annual calendar chronograph worth remembering. Specifically, the new brown-gold fume dial – contrasted by rhodium-plated applied Arabic hour numerals and rhodium-plated hour, minute, and second […]

Zenith El Primero Winsor Annual Calendar Boutique Edition with new ...

Zenith recently announced a new version of their 45 mm skeletonized El Primero Chronograph, similar to the version we showed you earlier this year, and the carbon fiber model that was launched in 2013 – except now the El Primero is presented in black ceramic case and with additional material […]

Zenith Launches Black Ceramic El Primero Skeleton

Today, Zenith introduced the Heritage 146, which is essentially the same watch they made for Hodinkee earlier this year, with a 38 mm diameter steel case (which is the same size as the case we selected in a comparison of the 42 mm vs. 38 mm El Primeros in 2014), […]

Introducing the Zenith Heritage 146

Unveiled at Baselworld, the Zenith Doublematic Pilot is an all new El Primero equipped timepiece. It not only boasts a chronograph (like the majority of El Primeo timepieces), it also has a 24 city worldtimer and a mechanical alarm. The Doublematic Pilot caliber 4046 is an El Primero in-house movement […]

Zenith Pilot Doublematic Worldtimer Alarm