Posts Categorized: Tag Heuer

Video: TAG Heuer Takes Us Inside How a Chronograph Works

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What are oscillating pinions and column wheels and how do they work together in a chronograph watch? Edouard Heuer — founder of the watch company known today as TAG Heuer — was the inventor of the oscillating pinion. This component is key in the construction of many chronograph movements as it is the component that […]

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy: TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11

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It is no secret that not all watches are created equal. They vary in price, functionality, materials, size, and — the area we tend to focus upon most in this series — history. But even those watches with a rich history don’t always use exploit it as a cornerstone of their appeal. Take, for example, Rolex, a brand whose watches […]

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy: TAG Heuer Monza

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Today on “Vintage Eye,” we’re taking a look at one of the most noteworthy vintage-inspired new releases from BaselWorld 2016. Our subject is a brilliantly honest, modern re-issue of a bold, somewhat iconic, and ultra-collectible watch— the TAG Heuer Monza. To put the watch into proper context, let’s go back to 1975. Heuer (now TAG […]

5 Affordable TAG Heuer Watches for New Collectors

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When it comes to automobile races and the precision chronograph watches that time them, TAG Heuer is the name most enthusiasts think of. Let’s take a look at five models that are available in stores now at accessible prices. Aquaracer 300m Launched in 2004, the Aquaracer series has developed into one of TAG Heuer’s most […]

The TAG Heuer Link Gets a Makeover for Its 30th Birthday

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It’s a big year of birthdays and anniversaries in the watch world and we’ve covered many of them — from the Rolex Sea-Dweller and Omega Speedmaster to the Patek Philippe Aquanaut and Longines Hour Angle, to name just a few. One that his been overlooked thus far is the TAG Heuer Link, which celebrates 30 years in […]

Driving Since 1969: The TAG Heuer Monaco

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As we usher in a new year, we reflect on how much difference a year (or several) can make when comparing one watch to its predecessors. This week, WatchTime looks back on three iconic watches that demonstrates how a classic timepiece changes over time. We’ve already spotlighted the Rolex Submariner and IWC Mark; we wrap […]