Baume & Mercier Clifton Baumatic 5 Days Watch Hands-On & Why This New Mechanical Movement Matters Hands-On

At SIHH 2018 Baume & Mercier debuted the new Clifton Baumatic collection of dress watches that feature a new, exclusive automatic movement known as the caliber BM12-1975A. “Baumatic” is actually the (cute) marketing name for the movement, which is being featured in the Clifton Baumatic collection as a start. Baume & Mercier was justifiably proud […]

Baume & Mercier 'Legendary Driver' Capeland Shelby Cobra Limited Edition Watches Watch Releases

As part of their continued partnership with Shelby Cobra and in celebration of the 25th anniversary of McCall’s Annual Motorworks Revival, Baume & Mercier are releasing four limited edition “Legendary Driver” chronograph watches to honor four drivers who sat behind the wheel of the furiously powered Shelby Cobra CSX1228 over fifty years ago. An extension […]

Wheels & Waves California Debuts Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Burt Munro Limited Edition Watch Shows & Events

This past August I had the pleasure of attending Wheels & Waves California (sounds more like a theme park than a motorcycling event), which is a complementary mini-event to the original Wheels & Waves held in Biarritz, France. Initially a small double-digit gathering of friends and family who ride and surf together, it has since become […]

Follow aBlogtoWatch At The SIHH 2017 Watch Show January 16-20 With #SIHHABTW Shows & Events

The tachymeter is stainless steel with amount engravings on a stationary bezel with one of those number engravings being “184,” the rate where Burt Munro broke the land speed record. Moving inwards, the dial is sandblasted at a silverish-white colour to mimic the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah and the number indices are black rhodium […]