Watch Review: Carrera Calibre 17 Chronograph by TAG Heuer in Celebration of Jack Heuer’s 80th Birthday

RACING LEGEND. In 1963, Jack W. Heuer created a mechanical, manual-wound chronograph specifically designed for drivers and motor racing enthusiast called the Carrera.

To celebrate the 80th birthday of Jack Heuer, TAG Heuer presents the Carrera Calibre 17 Chronograph, a timepiece in steel case back with the black Heuer family coat of arms and completed with the maker’s logo in bold red. The timepiece is based upon the original design, with the polished edge at 3 and 9 o’clock complementing the sunray grey dial and red central chronograph hands. This limited edition timepiece is available in black perforated calfskin with red lining or a 5-row, alternatingly fine-brushed and polished steel bracelet.