Exclusive 1815 Chronograph Unveiled As Concorso D’Eleganza Villa D’Este 2024 Award

As automotive enthusiasts gear up for the prestigious Concorso D’Eleganza Villa D’Este 2024, renowned German watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne has unveiled an exclusive timepiece, the 1815 Chronograph, set to be awarded to the winner of the coveted ‘Best of Show’ category. This fusion of traditional craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology epitomizes the enduring legacy of precision engineering synonymous with both A. Lange & Söhne and the world of classic automobiles.

The Concorso D’Eleganza Villa D’Este has been the centerpiece event for classic cars. Since 2012, A. Lange & Söhne has been an esteemed partner, honoring the remarkable craftsmanship and heritage of vintage automobiles. The choice of the 1815 Chronograph as the award for the ‘Best of Show’ category underscores the deep-rooted connection between motorsports and timekeeping, symbolizing the synergy between automotive excellence and horological mastery.

The 1815 Chronograph is encased in polished white gold and features a salmon-hued dial made from solid 18K pink gold, chronograph counters adorned in sunray brown, Arabic numerals, and a railway-track minute scale reminiscent of A. Lange & Söhne’s legendary pocket watches, a hinged cuvette, Sapphire crystal glass, and caseback. It comes with a hand-stitched leather, dark brown strap.

The 1815 Chronograph runs on the L951.5 Manufacture caliber that boasts 306 parts, 34 jewels, a flyback function, a jumping minute counter, and column-wheel control, with a 60-hour power reserve.

The exclusive timepiece will make its debut at the 2024 Concorso D’Eleganza Villa D’Este, taking place from May 24-26 in Cernobbio, Italy. The exclusive 1815 Chronograph by A. Lange & Söhne is awarded to the winner of the ‘Best of Show’ category at the Concorso D’Eleganza Villa D’Este. This prestigious accolade is bestowed upon the most exceptional automobile among the array of vintage cars showcased at the event. The recipient of this distinguished award is granted the privilege of owning this exquisite timepiece, which serves as a symbol of their achievement and appreciation for automotive excellence.

For more information on the event, please visit the 2024 Concorso D’Eleganza Villa D’Este website.


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