Every man has a racing dream in his heart, seeking a sense of satisfaction between control and steer. At the same time, it is an attitude towards life: passion faces challenges and never gives up. Like the racing car, the watch is a mechanically precise combination. And the watch releases “energy” in the competition with time. For example, this Baume & Mercier Capeland Cobra Limited Edition watch M0A10282 is as fascinating as the racing car.
This is not the first watch that the brand has teamed up with Carol Shelby. And the initial cooperation between the two companies was intended to pay tribute to legendary Carol.
The story about legendary Carol Shelby
More than fifty years ago, Carol Shelby won the FIA GT International Championship. Not only it has revived the reputation of American racing cars, but it has also brought the iconic Cobra Cobra racing to the world. Designed and developed by Carol Schell, this car is faster, lighter and more agile than other models.
Inspired by the Cobra Racing, the Baume & Mercier watch draws on the many elements of the car, making every person wearing the watch proud. The celebrity has reinvented the racing scene through exquisite watchmaking skills. It is believed that this line is concise. The watch with timing function and speed measurement makes countless racing enthusiasts feel excited.
44 mm diameter watch is equipped with a wear-resistant sapphire crystal. Through the anti-reflection mirror, the green luminous decoration can clearly show the dial information.
Asymmetrical timing dial is reminiscent of the iconic instrument panel of the Cobra. The sun-satin polished black dial with silver and yellow scales is more eye-catching. The long, rhodium-plated yellow luminous second hand is decorated with the Cobra logo at the end, which is very interesting. There are two horizontal racing lines hidden below the dial. This design is derived from the racing car body and symbolizes the relentless pursuit of speed. The speedometer scale surrounds the bezel, highlighting the aesthetic qualities of the racing from watch. This watch highlights the characteristics of the car and is loved by racing players.
The steel sapphire crystal case back provides 50m waterproof. And on the back of the sapphire crystal glass is also engraved with the words “N °15”, which is in order to commemorate No. 15 Cobra.
The watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement Valjoux 7753 that is covered with a black PVD coating, providing a 48-hour power reserve for the functions.
Paired with a black alligator strap, the watch has the the yellow calf leather rubber lining. It also maintains the same color and style as the Cobra Racing. Equipped with the stainless steel triple folding buckle, the watch is comfortable and gentle for customers.