Usain Bolt, the fastest man in the world, recently stopped by the Hublot store in London, England to check out the many offerings from the luxury Swiss watchmaker’s new 2013 novelties collection. As a Hublot brand ambassador, the Jamaican sprinter was given a tour of the boutique and a pick of a timepiece of his choosing. In the end, Usain Bolt settled with a King Power Red Devil watch ($45,000), which was designed as a tribute to his favorite soccer team Manchester United. What do you think about his choice?CONTINUE
There’s no doubt Hublot’s Big Bang Leopard watch will be one of the most memorable offerings from their Spring 2011 Womens’s Collection because of the bold animal inspired design. It has a 18k red gold 41mm wide case with a leopard print face, leopard denim strap, and a HUB4300 automatic chronograph movement inside. This exotic timepiece also has 18k red gold hands, yellow diamond hour markers, and jewels encrusted around the bezel. Closer look below.
In a special union between sport and luxury, Hublot will be the first ever watchmaking company to serve as the official timekeeper for the FIFA World Cup, which is scheduled to begin on June 11th, 2010 in South Africa. In order to celebrate their monumental role in one of the biggest international sporting events in the world, Hublot is releasing a limited edition FIFA World Cup Classic Fusion watch. This Swiss timepiece has an automatic winding HUB1112 movement encased in 18ct pink gold with an adjustable black Alligator Gummy strap. In addition to the many fine details present on the watch, FIFA World Cup Trophy engravings are visible on the face at the 6 hour mark and on the case back. Only 100 pieces of this exclusive watch will be available with a price tag of ($29,500).CONTINUE