The Tag Heuer Carerra Heuer 02 is a modern reincarnation of the watch that placed Tag Heuer firmly on the horological map and established the brand as a pioneer when it became the first watch company to sponsor the Formula 1.
Avant- garde, with a sporty and modern aesthetic, the Carerra Heuer 02 automatic chronograph is reminiscent of the earlier Heuer Carrera models from the 21st Century with its clean lines and characteristic modular chase and bezel with a tachymeter scale.
Tag Heuer Carerra Heuer 02
Under the Hood
The Carerra Heuer 02 automatic chronograph is equipped with a state of the art Manufacture movement, the Heuer 02 calibre. Designed in-house by the trendsetting watchmaker, the chronograph has an 80-hour power reserve and, and is aimed at simplifying the assembly of timepieces as well as after-sales service.
The striking movement is visible through the sapphire crystal case back of the Carrera Heuer 02 which also boasts a skeleton dial, a feature that has become associated with the more recent models from the Tag Heuer Carrera range.
The dial, available in blue or black has three counters for minutes, hours and seconds at 3, 9 and 6 o’clock respectively with rhodium-plated, black gold or pink gold-plated hour and minutes hands. The seconds hand is available in red, black gold or polished pink gold.
A date window at 4.30 and an inscription with ‘CARRERA HEUER 02 CHRONOGRAPH AUTOMATIC’ adorn the dial. The iconic TAG Heuer logo is visible at 12 o’clock in a rhodium-plated, black gold or pink gold-plated avatar.
The Carrera Heuer 02 is available with a black or a blue dial paired with rubber, brown leather and rubber, blue alligator leather and rubber or matte black alligator leather and rubber strap, a steel or matte black ceramic bracelet with a folding buckle that features the Tag Heuer logo.
Built for fans of motor racing, and cementing its place as a symbol of sporting power, this flagship timepiece promises to set the trend for future offerings from Tag Heuer, and has already inspired cutting edge watches within the brand’s growing portfolio of horological masterpieces.