Breitling and MR PORTER Partner for Limited Edition Navitimer Aviator 8
By Michael Vane in Watches on May 29, 2018
Renowned watchmaker Breitling has partnered with online fashion destination MR PORTER to offer a curated selection of 31 timepieces beginning with a limited edition watch from the new Navitimer 8 collection. Limited to 1000 pieces, the special Navitimer Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph 43 arrives at MR PORTER June 4th then select retailers from July onwards.
The Navitimer Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph 43 is highly regarded by experts and enthusiasts alike as one of the world’s finest mechanical movements. It features an elegant silver dial and anthracite contrasting chronograph with small seconds subdials. The cutting곭ge movement is visible through a transparent sapphire caseback, while a distinctive satin%uACbrushed bezel includes indexes and Arabic numerals in addition to its practical pointer. The watch is presented on a brown leather strap.
While discussing the partnership, Georges Kern, Breitling CEO says “Breitling and MR PORTER share common values of quality, exclusivity, and an affinity for exceptional products, which makes us proud to partner with the leading online retail destination for men’s style.”
Toby Bateman, Managing Director of MR PORTER is also excited about the collaboration with Breitling adding “Its recent rebirth within the watch industry has been very successful, making this the perfect time for this partnership, which will carry on the strategic growth of MR PORTER’s luxury watch category.”
Besides the limited edition Aviator 8, the curated selection includes Breitling’s iconic Navitimer, Superocean, Chronomat, and Professional timepiece families.