TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 1887 Jack Heuer Edition Watch Hands-On
TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 1887 Jack Heuer 1 Carrera fans wanting to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the famous TAG Heuer watch will likely love the Carrera Calibre 1887 Jack Heuer Edition watch which combines so many features of former Carrera watches. We saw the brand-new Jack Heuer edition Carrera at the time when it was launched in January 2013. There you’ll be able to learn more about the watch and why TAG Heuer produced it. For now we’d like to focus on a hands-on look at the Carrera Calibre 1887 Jack Heuer and find out what makes it so different from others.
We will start with Jack Heuer, famous Heuer former CEO and legacy to the family. Now retired, Jack Heuer still serves an honorary role in the this family company and stayed with Heuer at the time when the Carrera was rolled out for the first time. Last year, on the occasion of Jack’s 80th birthday, TAG Heuer launched a limited watch, which is Carrera Jack Heuer 80 watch as a set of 3000 pieces. The attractive retro looking watch was a pretty big success, and enough of a hit to merit a follow-up piece a year later. A Swiss Watches The two Jack Heuer watches are almost similar, and both equally attractive. Though his birthday model celebrates history while the Calibre 1887 model celebrates where TAG Heuer is today.
The Carrera Caliber 1887 Jack Heuer watch has the same case as the 2013 Carrera CMC Concept watch. In fact, the two bullhead Carrera models share designs save for colors and materials. The CMC uses a fancy “carbon matrix composite” material for the case, along with the dial. The Jack Heuer model applied stainless steel and titanium in producing the case. Inside the case, the concept of the case is a divided design that has a upper stopwatch-style element seated in an architected base section.