Posts Categorized: Tissot

Tissot PR 516 Test in WatchTime’s March-April Issue

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The March-April issue of WatchTime, on sale now, features a test of Tissot‘s PR 516.   The PR516 revisits a Tissot design from 1968, with several modern updates. WatchTime’s Alexander Krupp tests the watch,noting its retro design and affordable price (under $700) as attractive selling points. To read Krupp’s full test of the Tissot PR […]

Tissot Heritage Navigator 160th Anniversary

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Tissot, founded in the watchmaking hub of Le Locle, Switzerland in 1853, marks its 160th anniversary this year. To commemorate the milestone, the brand has released a new version of its Tissot Heritage Navigator, a world-time watch originally created on the occasion of Tissot’s centennial in 1953. The dial of the Tissot Heritage Navigator 160th […]

Close-Up: 5 Tissot T-Race MotoGP Watches for 2015

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Tissot, longtime partner of the MotoGP World Championship — the Grand Prix of motorbike racing — presents its latest collection of Tissot T-Race MotoGP limited edition watches this year. Here’s a look. The collection is comprised of five new watches in total: one with an automatic mechanical movement, limited to 3,333 pieces, another with a […]

Net Gain: Tissot Becomes First Official Timekeeper of the NBA

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Tissot is no stranger to sports sponsorships, having just celebrated 10 years of its partnership with NASCAR’s Danica Patrick and continuing as timing partner of the MotoGP racing series, but this week the Swiss sports watch brand landed its biggest coup to date, becoming the first-ever official timekeeper of the National Basketball Association. The new, […]

A Vintage Pocketwatch for the Wrist: Tissot Heritage 1936

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Many wristwatch brands have incorporated vintage elements into modern designs, but the new Tissot Heritage 1936, unveiled at Baselworld 2016, is one of the most authentic re-creations we’ve seen in a while, paying aesthetic tribute to the re-purposed pocketwatches that served as some of the very earliest timepieces for the wrist. The Tissot Heritage 1936, […]