The 2015 Tour Auto starts on April 20 in Paris and ends April 25th in Biarritz . Zenith is the official time keeper of this race and for the first time they will unveil a limited edition 500 piece El Primero 1969 Tour Auto Edition watch.
This watch is 42 mm and constructed out of stainless steel with the colors of the french flag: blue, white and red, represented on the dial and strap. The movement is the legendary El Primero Chronograph movement with 50 hour power reserve and features Côtes de Genève finishing which can be view through the sapphire crystal caseback with the Tour Auto logo.
The dial is silver with sunray pattern and blue circle counters. Rhodium-plated hour makers with SuperLuminova and rhodium-plated faceted hands with SuperLuminova. It features blue, white and red strips vertically on the dial. It’s fitted on a super sporty yet cool striped blue perforated leather strap with steel folding clasp.
This watch strikes the perfect balance combining the elements of a sixties chronograph and a modern sports watch in the most classic way.