The Drive de Cartier watch was born in 2016 and is designed for independent and elegant men. Whether wearing casual clothes or formal dresses, men wearing Drive de Cartier show their elegance and charm. His watch also has a rich face. After the Drive de Cartier series of small seconds automatic winding watches, dual time zone day and night display watches and floating tourbillon watches, Cartier launched two new masterpieces equipped with excellent movement.
The two new works continue the aesthetic concept of the Drive de Cartier series, with a unique personality to explain the drive man’s lofty and free-spirited ambitions. This series of watches was wonderfully displayed at the 2016 Pitti Uomo Men’s Fashion Week in Florence, where the art of living with Cartier charm was performed at Palazzo Gondi’s residence.
Moon Phase Watch
This timepiece is equipped with Cartier 1904-LU MC workshop refined movement, with moon phase display at 6 o’clock. This complication accurately reproduces the moments when the new moon, first quarter, full moon, and second quarter reincarnate. It has ‘astronomical’ level accuracy and requires calibration every 125 years.
This watch faithfully continues the classic characteristics of the Drive de Cartier series: it is comfortable to fit, the case is rounded, the mirror is slightly raised, and the dial is decorated with simple white guilloché … The Drive de Cartier moon phase watch has 18K Rose gold and stainless steel models add a touch of complexity to everyday classics.
This new watch has a slim shape, showing mature and elegant charm, which is the best choice for low-key dresses. Compared with the basic models of this series, the thickness of ultra-thin watches is reduced by 40%, which is less than 7 mm. Frosted sunray dial, sapphire crystal, delicate alligator leather strap … every detail reflects the simplicity and beauty, and the pillow case adds extraordinary temperament. This timepiece is ultra-thin and slim, setting a new standard for men’s evening watches.
The Drive de Cartier ultra-thin watch has 18K rose gold and a limited edition of 200 pieces in 18K white gold. It is equipped with a Cartier 430 MC manual winding mechanical movement.
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