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TAG Heuer Aquaracer Watches – Aquatic Sports Inspired

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Based of the timeless 2000 series, TAG Heuer Aquaracer watches were first launched in 1982 presenting a timepiece that has high design and high performance.

The Aquaracer series was founded on the concept of providing accuracy that all water sports demand.

For TAG Heuers advertising campaigns, Hollywood star Brad Pitt is seen sporting the Aquaracer Calibre 16 and Chinese actor Peter Ho, who is also the ambassador for this series, is seen wearing the Aquaracer Alarm.

The womens Aquaracer advertising campaign involves tennis champion Maria Sharapova and Hollywood actress Uma Thurman.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Lines

The mens TAG Heuer Aquaracer watches are known for their oversized case, unidirectional turning bezel and water resistance to 300m features.

The materials used are stainless steel casing and bracelet, textured rubber strap, scratch resistant sapphire crystal glass with anti reflective interior coating and 18ct gold for exclusive models.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre S Watches
Adopting the same revolutionary new electro mechanical movement and chronograph design as seen on the Link Calibre S, this timepiece was specially designed for sailing races and put through its paces by a challenger for the America’s Cup 2007, the China Team.

The Calibre S is known fors its simplicity, stylishness and easy to read information displays which has three modes: Time, Chronograph and Countdown that are all operated by a simple press on the crown.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 16 Watches

The Calibre 16 again features the same Automatic Chronograph movement and design as seen on the Link version. It has a spiral effect on the dial and features a dual unidirectional rotating bezel with a minutes scale. Some models display only the date while others have a day and date shown at 3 o’clock.

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TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 Watches

There are three versions to this line, the first being the automatic which has a 41mm case with a turning aluminium wider bezel. Also, the hands appear larger and its index are treated with superluminova for optimal readability under water.

The second version comes in a 38mm case that has a Cloud de Paris decoration on the dial and features a five link bracelet.

The third version has a dual unidirectional turning bezel and a spiral effect dial in either black or silver. It also displays the day and date frame at 3 o’clock.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Alarm Watches

The Alarm series features an oversized date counter at 9 o’clock and a visual indicator on its push button showing the alarm mode.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Quartz Chronograph Watches

Accurate to 1/10th of a second, this series uses a quartz movement having chronograph functions with a date display at the bottom right hand side.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Grande Date Watches

Using a quartz chronograph movement, the Grande Date features a spiral effect dial, dual bezel, large date window at 12 o’clock, a small seconds counter at 3 o’clock, minutes counter at 9 o’clock and a twin hand semi circular counter at 6 o’clock.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Chronotimer Watches

Taking luxury watch making to a new level of functionality, the Chronotimer is accurate to 1/100th of a second.

It has a large 43mm case, dual bezel and its chronograph backlit dial displays analog time with central hour, minute and second hands while also having a digital read out for chronograph, countdown, alarm, perpetual calender and second time zone.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Aquagraph Watches

The Aquagraph is the first professional diving chronograph to display elapsed minutes at the center of the dial instead of in a small counter making it easier and faster to read.

This Calibre 60 automatic movement powered timepiece also features an auto locking unidirectional turning bezel to ensure safety and optimal readability during decompression periods, water resistant to 500m and an automatic helium escape valve.

Such an extensive range means that prices will vary according to certain models. The lower end starts off at around £750 for the basic quartz models with the higher end being the Calibre S and Calibre 16 averaging at £1,700.TAG Heuer Aquaracer watches carries the unmatched technical qualities to top level sailing and diving. The style and fashion factors have also been applied resulting in the timepiece being worn on many wrists extended beyond world of water sports.