Panerai, as a licensed watch maker of House of Maranello, will certainly not miss the latest model of Prancing Horse: Ferrari California. This is a grand event at the Paris Salon. This extremely innovative sports car has maintained the outstanding spirit and style of the Ferrari 250 California in 1957. It’s an elegant convertible that was born to run on the track. Over the years, Ferrari has been synonymous with sports cars and superb performance. It has a unique style; a masterpiece of craftsman perfection and highly sophisticated technology.
Panerai Ferrari sports car limited edition
From 1958 to the beginning of 1963, slightly more than 100 samples were made, about half of which were short wheelbase versions; they were all designed by Sergio Pininfarina, while the body materials were steel or aluminum, hand-made by Sergio Scaglietti Tempered. Driving this outstanding sports car includes the most famous actors in Hollywood, such as Steve McQueen and James Coburn. French writer Fran? Oise Sagan also owns a car. She is like a rebellious teenager in C? Te d’Azur drove it barefoot on the road.
This new Ferrari California is a sports car with a racing gene. Excellent innovative technology highlights the retractable hardtop convertible. It can ensure endless fun and enjoyment while driving, as well as use Flexibility. This model retains many Ferrari classic features, and it has the first V8 engine installed in the forward position in the history of the Ferrari road sports car.
With its unique and outstanding appearance, Panerai connects its series with the glorious moment of Prancing Horse to create a watch whose design marks that Panerai is in step with Ferrari. This is a doomed meeting A watch that is indispensable for enthusiasts or dreamers.
This is a dual dial flyback chronograph. This unique version will only be produced in a limited edition of 400. Because of its stylish character and the special materials used, it combines classic and modern elements, just like the latest products under the Drake logo, which is also the characteristic recognized by Enzo Ferrari.
Movement: proprietary Panerai OP XIX automatic mechanical movement. 13? French points, 30 stones, Glucydur? Single metal balance wheel, 28,800 vibrations per hour, Incabloc? Anti-shock device. 42-hour power reserve with Geneva stripes and blue steel screws. The oscillating weight is engraved with the Prancing Horse logo. Certified by the Swiss Official Observatory (C.O.S.C.)
Functions: hour, minute, small seconds, dual dial flyback timing, speed scale.
Case: 45mm diameter, polished steel, frosted edges. The winding crown is adorned with the Ferrari logo and the edges have a square grid pattern.
Bezel: Frosted stainless steel.
Case back: Stainless steel and carbon, screw-in, engraved with Prancing Horse; ‘Edge of the cover’ is engraved with ‘Engineered by OFFICINE Panerai’. The unique pattern is engraved under the Prancing Horse.
Dial: Black with Ferrari California logo. 60 minute scale, set a time scale every 5 minutes, the speed scale is placed on the outer ring. Continuous small seconds at 9 o’clock and minutes at 3 o’clock. Dial hands, seconds, central hours
The minute hand and the surface of the first fifteen minutes are red.
Crystal glass: Sapphire crystal glass, 1.9mm thick, double anti-reflective treatment
Water-resistant to 10 bar (100 meters)
Strap: Black alligator leather with contrasting edge stitching, red alligator leather with red side stitching on the inside; matte stainless steel adjustable buckle, the edge of the buckle is polished. The spare rubber (information, market) strap is engraved with ‘Ferrari’.