Frederique Constant Is delighted to unveil the new, Vintage Rally limited edition watches inspired by one of the most beautiful British sports cars in history, the Austin Healey. Classic cars and mechanical watches have always made the perfect match, as they are both reliable, precise and sophisticated marvels. Like the engineers that designed the Austin-Healey cars, the Frederique Constant designers share the same passion for timeless mechanisms and engineering perfection.
Passion has always been an important part of the company’s DNA, as Frederique Constant encourages people around the world to pursue their passion. This is one of the reasons Frederique Constant began a longstanding partnership with the Healey car brand 12 years ago. As part of this partnership, Frederique Constant was very honoured to welcome 80 passionate classic car enthusiasts from the French Healey car Club to its Manufacture in Plan-les-Ouates. Gathering people sharing the same irresistible fascination for technical excellence;
Frederique Constant seized this opportunity to unveil in exclusivity, to real Austin lovers, the new vintage rally timepieces – which encountered a wide success.
Sleek and pure curves
Inspired by the classic and sports car of yesterday these news models are presented in a 40mm polished 3-part case, either in stainless steel or rose gold plated. Each of the three versions, feature a colour ring on the dial – a subtle wink to a car’s steering wheel.
FC-303 Caliber, Automatic movement 28’800 alt/h, 26 jewels, 38 hours power reserve. Hours, minutes, seconds, date
Polished stainless steel 3-parts case. Diameter of 40 mm Convex sapphire crystal, Water-resistant to 5 ATM.
Silvered dial with grey ring and applied pearl black luminous indexes. Date display at 3 o’clock Hand polished pearl black hour and minute hands with luminous.
Dark Grey leather strap
Vintage Rally (FC-303WGH5B6)