Ultralight takes flight: Introducing the Breitling Colt Skyracer

February 23, 2017 . by Jim Manley

Breitling is bringing its Breitlight proprietary polymer case down-market with the new quartz Colt Skyracer pilot watch. The Breitlight case debuted last year on the Avenger Hurricane automatic chronograph, which rang in north of $8,000. Breitling is letting the Colt Skyracer’s price fly under the radar, but they promise it is “extremely reasonable.”

Patrick’s Top 5 Watches of 2015

December 28, 2015 . by Patrick Kansa

A little bit earlier this month, Matt brought you his thoughts on what the top 5 watches of 2015 were. That seemed to click pretty well with you, and, as we all have our own opinions and preferences, today is my turn to pontificate. Given the wide variety of watches that crossed my desk this…

Introducing the Breitling Transocean Chronograph 1915

February 11, 2015 . by Patrick Kansa

The last time I wrote about Breitling, I mentioned that many of their watches really had not captured my attention, as they simply felt too cluttered for my tastes. This seems to have changed, much to the better, with the Transocean collection. I really quite liked the looks of the Transocean 38, and the new Breitling Transocean Chronograph 1915 looks to be more of the same.

Breitling Plays A Power Chord

August 13, 2012 . by John Biggs

We all know that rappers love fine wristwatches but the rockers don’t get quite as much attention for their timepiece selections. So we thought it interesting when author and contributor to WWR’s early days Thomas Scott McKenzie dug up this photo of Slash wearing what appears to be a Breitling Chronomat with UTC module. At…

Review: Breitling B-1 Multifunction Quartz

June 14, 2007 . by John Biggs

Our new blogging brother, BreitlingSource.com just posted a great review of the B-1. Watch and learn. Breitling B-1 Multifunction Quartz Watch Review [BreitlingSource]

Brand New Breitling Models

April 13, 2006 . by scott

Just got an email from the fine folks at Breitling announcing two intriguing new models. The Flying B model is the latest offering in Breitling’s successful timepieces tied with Bentley fine automobiles. The name is an allusion to Bentley’s winged B logo and the watch features a jumping mechanism in which the hour hand is…

Big Bang Ready for Its Close Up

February 28, 2006 . by John Biggs

Nad takes some excellent photos of the Hublot Big Bang. So ugly! So expensive! So amazing! Big Bang study in close up [BigWatchForum]