Founding year: 1860 Imier's founder: Eduardo Heuer originated in region: Switzerland
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Watch brands including sponsorship of formula 1 racing, deep relationships with motor sports 'Tag Heuer'. Edward Heuer is 20 years old, acts as independent in 1860. His efforts is the Crown winding watch manufacture. Then adopted and watch Crown rolls began to see which was better farsighted Edouard Heuer also think it was from the beginning of 20 century. Chronograph sports watch market after that, patented in 1882, the company, as well as developing patented split-second chronograph (awarded silver prize at the Paris Expo).
Of-the-art sports got the inspiration from motor racing. Honor will be held on a grand scale in 1963, Carrera Pan Americana Mexico, Jack Heuer Carrera. Carrera is today even favorite Leonardo DiCaprio. Chronograph combines sporting spirit and elegance stands fine gentleman drivers were exciting times. And continues the journey of legends with movement CARIBRE360 was born from the Tag Heuer with a high-tech Studio.
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Beginning in the 1950s, Carrera Panamericana is the epic race to join many of the leading drivers. For example, Argentina became a five times world champion in formula 1 a great racer, Juan Manuel Fangio, in 1953, has in this legendary race victory. Announced the chronograph by Tag Heuer in 1964, as a tribute to this unique adventure event, combines sporting spirit and elegance "Carrera". Powered by movement acquired devise, develop and patent in its own Tag Heuer calibre S. 230 What is complicated mechanical movement with five separate parts and high performance bi-directional micro engines with precise quartz movement. With a lap of unique sports watch, Chronograph, tachymeter feature and retro grade perpetual calendar up to year 2099.