By DCB Editorial, June 5, 2022
The IWC Schaffhausen and Mercedes-AMG Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition “AMG” celebrate the partnership that has linked the Swiss luxury watchmaker and the German car manufacturer since 2004. IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph in titanium is powered by the IWC-manufactured 69385 calibre movement and features a carbon fibre dial.
IWC‘s first 43mm Pilot‘s Watch Chronograph features the IWC-manufactured 69385 calibre, as well as the first Pilot‘s Watch Chronograph with a case made of extremely light and scratch-resistant titanium.
The Grade 5 titanium finish gives the watch its matte grey appearance, inspired by AMG‘s signature Selenite Grey Magno paint finish. The dial features precisely woven carbon fibre, a material directly derived from AMG‘s aero components.
The black carbon dial provides the perfect contrast to the silver chronograph sub-dials, reminiscent of motorsport instruments.
the IWC-manufactured calibre 69385, a robust and precise chronograph movement that enables stop time measurements of up to 12 hours.
The chronograph function is controlled by a column wheel, an intricate component with two functional levels. The Mercedes-AMG logo is emblazoned on the tinted sapphire crystal case back.
The IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph is fitted with a black embossed calf leather strap with contrast stitching and folding clasp.