Audemars Piguet New Millennium Series Touring Exhibition

With a long history of 131 years, Audemars Piguet, which is highly respected by the watch industry for its exquisite watchmaking technology and unique creative vision, recreates the legend of watches and clocks. After the successful conclusion of Shanghai, Hangzhou, Dalian and Shenyang, the last stop of the 2006 tour was ushered in at the Beijing International Club Hotel on September 24th.

 This time, Audemars Piguet brings more than a hundred luxury watches: the new millennial series, women’s series, classic series, royal oak series, museum collection series and limited edition series, each Audemars Piguet thoughtful design and The quality is the best of all. Among them, the main protagonist of the tour is the Audemars Piguet Millennium Series. The new and elegant fashion appearance and unique design style have made every watch enthusiast present a new concept of time-oval time.

 During the tour, watch enthusiasts will be fortunate to be the first to see the new Audemars Piguet men’s and women’s watches. Audemars Piguet reinterprets the millennium series that came out in 2000, and invites watch lovers around the world to discover a new concept of time-oval time. It represents a bit of time to return to self, private, and happy. The Audemars Piguet millennial watch series interprets the preciousness of elliptical time with a refined and elegant new look. It combines the performance of top-level pointer craftsmanship with a unique modern appearance, providing diversified new options for urban watch lovers.

 The new series of men’s watches in the millennium series echoes the neoclassical style: the oval case is decorated with shiny finishes on the curved lines, while the side lines are decorated with contrasting hand-matted sanding patterns. The design of the surface is eye-catching: the minute numbers of the outer circle and the central hour circle swept by the gold fluorescent hour and minute hands show an eccentric design. Displayed in Arabic numerals, the colors of the numerals vary according to the model. Through the sapphire crystal back cover, you can clearly appreciate the exquisite Cal. 3120 automatic winding movement, fully showing the precision and reliability of the movement exclusively produced by Audemars Piguet.

 During this tour, watch enthusiasts can also appreciate Audemars Piguet breaking the law of watchmaking, boldly challenging the trend, and launching an original watch that combines advanced technology and aesthetic design-the Royal Oak series. For example, the Royal Oak offshore watch for luxury sports. In 2005, at the SIHH in Geneva, Audemars Piguet added another force to the Royal Oak watch series, a new self-winding watch equipped with the self-made Cal. 3120 movement, with functions such as a calendar display and a central second hand .
In 2006, Audemars Piguet reinvented its technology, especially bringing the new Royal Oak Time Automatic Winding Watch exhibited at the Swiss Watch Fair this year to the scene. Its classic design and excellent technology made the guests present impressed.

 At the same time, the classic Audemars Piguet limited edition watch collection and museum collection series will also be displayed on the scene. Among them, Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak Offshore Barrichello chronograph, specially designed for Brazilian Formula One (F1) racer Rubens Barrichello. Its unique elegant appearance and excellent performance still follow the Royal Oak. The legendary octagonal bezel is decorated with eight screws similar to the F1 engine. Many details of the watch are modeled after F1 racing. The lines on the bezel are like hollow brake discs, and the crown is like a rotating gear. Even if the buttons mimic the shape of the exhaust holes, they are all made of strong and impact-resistant high-tech ceramic Manufactured with a 3D wheel-shaped caseback with Barrichello’s personal logo in the center. With 18K rose gold, 950 platinum and a sturdy and wear-resistant grade 5 titanium alloy used in F1 racing, the case has become the main innovative feature of this watch. Every detail reflects the excellence and innovation of Audemars Piguet.

 In addition, in order to pay tribute to the world-renowned Italian car manufacturer Maserati and its beautiful MC12 sports car, Audemars Piguet specially launched the bold and innovative Millennium MC12 Tourbillon Chronograph. The unique appearance mimics the streamlined car body, combining the two complex functions of a tourbillon, a chronograph, and a dual barrel device with a power reserve of up to 10 days. Such excellent mechanical properties and new design complement each other, making this watch a perfect crystallization of the shocking watch industry. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to appreciate it.
Mr. Sickenberg, Chief Executive Officer of Audemars Piguet (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd., came to the exhibition site and he was very happy to be in this beautiful city. He also said that Audemars Piguet has always been famous for its superb watchmaking technology and has been highly respected by watch collectors and connoisseurs worldwide. This touring exhibition also shows each Audemars Piguet watch at the same time, and better conveys the century-old wisdom of Audemars Piguet.

 Audemars Piguet successfully completed the tour with the theme of the Millennium series, enabling more watch lovers to appreciate Audemars Piguet’s traditional watchmaking technology while better understanding the century-old brand’s continuous pursuit of innovative watchmaking concepts.