As official watch partner of the Renault Sport Formula One team, Bell & Ross unveil the BR03-94 RS17 timepiece.
The 2017 Formula One season is now just around the corner and Renault Sport Formula One Team was one of the first teams to unveil it’s new car during an event at London’s Royal Horticultural Halls this week.
The reveal of the new R.S.17 racing cars to be driven by Jolyon Palmer and Nico Hulkenberg were complemented by the unveiling of a stunning new timepiece by the team’s official watch partner, Bell & Ross.
Bell & Ross CEO & Co-founder, Carlos-A. Rosillo introduced the new BR03-94 RS17, part of a trilogy of pieces launching at BaselWorld in late March.
Inspired by Formula 1, the design of the BR03-94 RS17 combines technological advances and some of the innovative materials used in motor racing. It features a ceramic case designed to withstand shock and a sporty carbon fibre dial – a lightweight, resilient material that evokes the steering wheel of the Renault Sport Formula One Car (or R.S.17) car. The chronograph information features yellow anodized aluminum – the iconic color used by Renault since they first entered Formula 1. This series of high-performance watches will be revealed in a few weeks time at Basel.