To all the ardent lovers of automotive sports, it is important to know that every fraction of a second counts. Keeping this in mind, some of the finest watchmaking companies have joined hands with super sports car brands. This one-of-a-kind alliance has successfully managed in creating magnificent timepieces. And when we talk about automotive-inspired watches, ‘Ratel’ is one name that has pushed the envelope for its quality and innovatively designed watches. Swiss entrepreneur Cyril Ratel has founded this watch brand that has the years created exquisite designs for the customers.
The watchmaking company is now making the headlines for its collaboration with Aston Martin UAE. The creation of this exclusive timepiece is inspired by the DB11 model of the quintessential sports car brand. ‘Ratel’ has come up with a solid stainless-steel look with a black matt PVD 42 millimetres diameter. As far as its look is concerned, the timepiece has a deep green rubber strap with a perfect blend of resistance and sportiness. Moreover, the black dial of the watch showcases the emblematic falcon of the United Arab Emirates featuring the colours of the flag.
This latest timepiece is class beyond comparison and has waterproof resistance up to 50 metres. Along with it, the watch has a Swiss-made precise chronograph movement and a sapphire glass. Coming to the pricing, the limited-edition timepiece is priced at AED 50,000 with only a single piece produced. It is a well-known fact that Aston Martin is a global luxury car company with a history of more than 100 years of design and automotive supremacy. The jointly collaborated timepiece shows Swiss craftsmanship and the finest mechanical engineering behind designing this luxury timepiece.
While speaking about this collaboration, Cyril Ratel said, “It has been one of the most talked collaborations. The timepiece we have created has elements of innovation with the finest materials. For all those who are in pursuit of originality and utmost precision, this timepiece will leave them impressed.” The momentum that Cyril Ratel has created with the watchmaking brand has seen the exclusive timepieces export to the Gulf countries and other parts of the world including Mexico, Russia and the USA. In the coming time, ‘Ratel’ has got various other launches in the pipeline. Setting a bar with the timepieces, this watchmaking company has truly revolutionised the industry.