Remember Panerai’s SubmersibleLunaRossa–47mm (PAM01039) watch released at the Geneva International Horological Watch Fair (SIHH) earlier this year? This is the first time that Panerai celebrates the partnership with Luna Rossa’s fleet through watch works.
Recently, Panerai presented three new masterpieces for this unique series at the International Haute Horlogerie Show (SIAR) in Mexico City, including LuminorLunaRossaRegatta–47mm (PAM01038), LuminorRossaChronoFlyback–44mm (PAM01037), and LuminorLunaRossaGMT–44 Millimeter (PAM01036), fully interpreting the futuristic style of mechanical technology.
Panerai is the official sponsor of the Italian Luna Rossa fleet.
LunaRossa Sailing Team Director and Captain MaxSirena.
The new Luminor watch follows the representative colors selected by the Luna Rossa fleet, with clear and powerful shapes and bold elements, selected and certified by Panerai’s LaboratoriodiIdee (creative workshop) for its lightness, sturdiness and resistance to stress The anti-corrosion characteristic stands out and has been actually tested on sailing boats participating in the America’s Cup.
The 36th America’s Cup record challenger Luna Rossa’s AC75 monohull hull is made of carbon fiber, while Panerai’s new Luminor Luna Rossa Regatta–47 mm (PAM01038) case is cast by Carbotech, a brand new material Panerai was the first to introduce fine watchmaking to the world. It is based on carbon fiber and is extremely lightweight.
The carbon fiber laminate of Carbotech carbon fiber composite materials is compressed and consolidated through high-tech polymers, and high-tech cast ceramics are not to be spared. Another amazing composite material uses zirconia powder formed by solidification and pure rigidity. Fused secondary titanium. The design of the new Luminor watch is inspired by the AC75 regatta of Luna Rossa’s fleet. These high-performance materials are also used, and the dial is covered with canvas materials in a unique way.
LuminorLunaRossaGMT-44mm (PAM1036) diamond-coated titanium watch black diamond-coated carbon-molded titanium case with a diameter of 44mm, the dial is engraved with the specially formulated ‘LunaRossaChallenger36thAmerica’sCup’, hour, minute, small second, date Two time, P.9010 / GMT automatic winding movement, power reserve 72 hours, sapphire crystal glass surface, 12 side screw-in titanium case back, coated with black diamond carbon coating, engraved with LunaRossa logo , LunaRossaAC75 single sailboat and America’s Cup motif, waterproof 300 meters, ‘PonteVecchio’ black calfskin strap.
Panerai is the official sponsored brand of the Luna Rossa fleet, and its work is naturally an official watch. Because of this, the watches specially developed by the brand are equipped with features designed for sailing events, including the Regatta countdown, Flyback chronograph and GMT time, which can be set during the New Zealand Regatta Auckland time zone.
LuminorLunaRossaChronoFlyback-44mm (PAM1037) ceramic watch black ceramic case with 44mm diameter, the dial is specially engraved with ‘LunaRossaChallenger36thAmerica’sCup’, hour, minute and small seconds, flyback chronograph, second hand reset, P.9100 Self-winding movement, 72-hour power reserve, sapphire crystal glass surface, 12-side screw-in titanium case back, coated with black diamond-like carbon die-cast coating, engraved with LunaRossa logo, LunaRossaAC75 single sailboat and America’s Cup pattern, Water-resistant to 100 meters, ‘PonteVecchio’ black calfskin strap.
In terms of mechanical technology, it is designed to give play to various functions and transform complex technology into practical features. These three self-winding movements equipped with a 3-day power reserve were specially developed by the brand, reaffirming and emphasizing that Panerai and LunaRossa’s fleet share a long history of interaction with Sea World. All movements are exemplary: LuminorLunaRossaRegatta – 47mm (PAM01038) with P.9100 / R movement, is the only movement of the brand equipped with Regatta preset countdown function specially developed for the sailing industry; it It is also equipped with a unique flyback timing function, which is the same as the P.9100 movement carried in LuminorLunaRossaChronoFlyback–44mm (PAM1037). In addition, the P.9010 / GMT movement reflects the precise nature of the machine and can display the second time zone, making it the perfect partner for LuminorLunaRossaGMT–44mm (PAM01036).
LuminorLunaRossaRegatta-47mm (PAM1038) Carbotech carbon fiber watchCarbotech carbon fiber composite material case, diameter 47mm, the dial is engraved with the specially formulated ‘LunaRossaChallenger36thAmerica’sCup’, hour, minute and small seconds, flyback chronograph, countdown, seconds Return to zero, P.9100 / R self-winding movement, power reserve 72 hours, sapphire crystal, 12-side screw-in titanium case back, coated with black diamond-like carbon plated coating, engraved with LunaRossa logo, LunaRossaAC75 Single-handed sailboat and America’s Cup motif, water-resistant to 100 meters, ‘PonteVecchio’ black calfskin strap.
The three new watches are water-resistant to 30 bar (about 300 meters) or 10 bar (about 100 meters). They come with a black calfskin strap with white stitching and a black rubber strap. The watch is carried in a special sail box, with the Panerai and LunaRossa logos sewn on the box surface. The sails used to sew the watch box and watch dial are taken from the LunaRossa fleet.
All three LuminorLunaRossa watches are equipped with a 12-sided screw-in titanium case back, which is coated with a black diamond-like carbon die-cast coating and engraved with the LunaRossa logo, the LunaRossaAC75 single-handed sailboat and the America’s Cup. (The picture shows PAM01037)