An unusually styled watch for Franck Muller due to its extreme size, the Franck Muller Conquistador Grand Prix is a different type of watch that nonetheless retains much of the brand’s signature flair and prowess. Without doubt a somewhat polarising style, the brave image of this watch is available in a chronograph and tourbillon version, too.
Franck Muller watches have developed a reputation for their unique style. The archetypal Franck Muller watch has a large tonneau case with distinct numerals that are quite unlike anything else around. Sophisticated and classy in their extravagance, Franck Muller has developed a dedicated fanbase of connoisseurs eager to see what direct this special company takes.
The Conquistador Grand Prix family is part of Franck Muller’s athletic collection, aimed at the Formula One of Singapore. Indeed, the technical prowess of the watch is sure to appeal to race enthusiasts, with those seeking out mechanical prowess and aesthetic beauty a match made in heaven for the Conquistador Grand Prix watch.
Certainly, Franck Muller employ only the finest in house developed movements in all of their watches. Beautiful aesthetically and technically, a manual winding tourbillon makes sure that this is a high powered timepiece. In a touch of flair, the back of the case includes sapphire crystal that is transparent and allows for a view of the interior mechanisms.
Since 1983, the name Franck Muller has brought to mind some highly interesting design concepts and luxurious panache. Adhering to principles of haute horlogerie and always searching to improve on complications, the brand has developed into one of the industry’s most forward thinking and Franck Muller watches have become some of the most highly desired on the planet.
Today, Franck Muller watches are easily recognisable as a result of their unique tonneau case that is frequently seen as the most significant silhouette the brand has created. Above all, Muller’s watches are known for their incredibly intricate complications and revolutionary case design.
Indeed, the internal function of the tourbillon model includes both the time and subsidiary seconds. The watch is sizeable, with a 48 mm case that looks extremely masculine on the wrist. The curvaceous lines of the 18k rose gold and black titanium casing ensure a comfort based fit at all times whilst the model also comes in black titanium and red colored Ergal, a modern type of aluminum alloy.
The bezel style looks back to classic dive styles whilst the signature Arabic numerals used by Muller on most timepieces get a smart makeover in this instance. Indeed, the gorgeous guilloche dial is a beautiful touch and ensures that this athletic watch remains high end in the extreme.
All in all, the Franck Muller Conquistador Grand Prix family is a unique style of watch from one of the most exciting young brands in operation today.
A truly interesting release in the brand’s oeuvre of athletic styles, the Franck Muller Conquistador Grand Prix stays loyal to the company ethos of bold yet luxurious styles. The touch of Formula 1 inspired gloss and technological prowess are welcome additions to the Muller style, as the watch comes on a slick black strap with crocodile pattern and contrast stitches.