INNER DRIVE. Cushion-shaped timepieces are gaining momentum in the world of watches. Drive de Cartier leads the pack with a sophisticated combo of a cushion-shaped front case and a round case-back
The dial is no less appealing, especially the one on the 1904-FU MC model. Adorned with beautiful guilloché motifs, the silver-hued dial of this 40mm x 41mm timepiece comprises a double date digit at 12 o’clock, day/night indicator at 4 o’clock, small seconds at 6 o’clock and a retrograde second time zone at 10 o’clock.
Cartier’s emblematic trademarks such as a rail track, roman numerals (including the brand name reiterated on numeral 7) and blued steel hands are all in check, too.
If this watch doesn’t drive you, it’s hard to imagine what else would.