This year has been officially Tudor watches Timing Partner of Porsche Motorsport Porsche with involvement in international one-make cup cups.Over the last 25 years, Tudor and Porsche alike persistently on design, technology and reliability have been working, courage to innovate and in avant-garde solutions.
In this quest for functional beauty was TUDOR us into the vibrant world of GT racing. The introduction of a new range of sport chic design watches under the name Grand Tour exciting and Porsche Motorsport partnership officially sealed bring together the two brands. Both branded with a sign, they share the same values and respect for tradition.
Tudor not only watches and Porsche not only sports cars. Tudor and Porsche are both much more.CLOSELY LINKED fate. The 1950s were marked by the Tudor Oyster Prince and Princess, waterproof watches with automatic winding. Porsche brings the fast and powerful spider. In the early 1960s, came the launch of the Tudor Prince Submariner and the Porsche 911, successful models for both companies.
From then on, was a Tudor Clock of choice for Porsche drivers race at the Nurburgring, Daytona, Monza, Le Mans and other traditional venues. The Tudor Oyster Date Chronograph in 1971 was launched, also called the Porsche Chrono from collectors and racing fans. The Tudor Monte Carlo chronograph, as it was called by watch lovers, symbolized the 1970s, and Porsche won the World Championship and the sport scar manufacturer world championship in 1976 with the Porsche 935 and 936th The Porsche 936 went on the 24 Hours of Le Mans win in 1981, coinciding with the 50th Company anniversary.
This new partnership between Tudor and Porsche Motorsport strengthens the ties between the two brands with an excellent track record. A perfect synergy that is the way for an exciting race moments.A LITTLE HISTORY TUDOR and Porsche paving company with shared values, inspired by two extraordinary men. One of Bavaria, one from Bohemia. Two pioneers. Hans Wilsdorf and Ferdinand Porsche founded one company that should come to gain world fame.
In Switzerland, the cradle of watchmaking, Hans Wilsdorf, had developed the Rolex watches, the TUDOR brand registered in 1926.That same year in Stuttgart, the birthplace of the German automotive industry merger, Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft and Benz & Co to form Daimler- Benz. His technical director was none other than the genial Ferdinand Porsche. His honorary degree, Doctor of Engineering honoris causa at the Technical University of Vienna, is the origin of the Dr. Ing h.c.
That appears in the name of the company. Were released at the same time as the first Tudor models in the early 1930s, Ferdinand Porsche started his own independent consulting firm for engine and car design in Stuttgart. He carried some of his talented ex-colleagues including his son, Ferry Porsche, who have been the driving force behind the introduction in 1939, the first Porsche cars, was the type 64.Montres TUDOR SA in Geneva in 1946 at the time Ferry Porsche designed the first set all-wheel-drive race cars, the Type 360 Cisitalia. TUDOR Oyster launched his collection in 1947, and the Porsche 356, Porsche’s first racing car, rolled out in 1948.