3 Interesting Facts about TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 Edition

Watch Expert May 08, 2017


TAG Heuer Aquaracer is one of the most sought-after collections that hold the brand’s magnificent style of watchmaking with presenting robustness and elegance in equal measure. Designed mainly for the professional divers, these watches maintain exceptional balance between sportiness and sophistication. Since the beginning, it has undergone an array of changes, and each innovation has made a special mark in the history of Swiss luxury. With revamped designs and dynamic appeals, this collection appears to be new always for watch lovers.

Aquaracer watches seem to be the backbone of TAG Heuer since they come with extreme toughness that allows wearers to enjoy the underwater world. With time, it introduces updated technology and new styles that extend the offering and makes the collection one of the widest ones rested in the house of TAG. One of the much-talked entries of the brand is TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5, a sports watch collection driven by the challenges prevailing over the Aquatic world. This Calibre 5 has a lot of unknown stories laid beneath the fashionably crafted innovations. Discussing them means delving deeper to the journey the brand has crossed in the past.

Aquaracer collection for men:

quaracer collection for men

The reason behind introducing this collection is that professional divers can track their timing details while they are on their water explorations. Such is the robustness of these watches that they never crack under pressure and always meet the expectations of the wearers satisfyingly. Though a lot of facts are there to notify the brand’s journey, but a few remain remarkable for the watch lovers. One of such interesting stories was written when TAG introduced a dynamic collection of men’s Aquaracer Calibre 5 in 2015.

The models that made a craze came in 40.5mm newly designed case with a fresh style in the bezel and the dial. With revolutionary changes from the previous watches, this series seemed to attract everyone’s attention at that time. With the option of availing both polished and brushed surfaced cases, these watches were really magnificent for men’s wrist. With an updated look, they offered a flat unidirectional rotating bezel rather than the pointed one. Not only that, this bezel had first time got the engraved numerals instead of the black-lacquered prints. A numerous colour range was also used to give the collection a better look than its predecessor. Watch lovers has options in black, silver and blue to choose from. Options were available in choosing the straps also as these timepieces were designed with both H-link bracelets and rubber straps. 

Aquaracer Calibre 5 Jeremy Lin’s Special Edition:

Aquaracer Calibre 5 Jeremys Special Edition

The welcoming of Jeremy Lin, an ace basketball player, to the family of ambassadors was a noteworthy event for the brand TAG Heuer to launch a special edition watch under the Aquaracer Calibre 5 collection.  Known as the Jeremy Lin’s Special Edition, it presented a sporty watch decorated with the charming and confident personality of Jeremy Lin.

The watch was detailed with the twelve-sided bezel that had six studs and ceramic ring illuminated by a distinct yellow thread made of crystal gasket. The play of yellow hue was everywhere in the design, starting from second and minute hands to the strap with a yellow leather rim. The charcoal grey sunray dial looked artistic with all additions that were as bold as the personality the collection had taken inspiration from.

Aquaracer Calibre 5 at Baselworld 2017:

Aquaracer Calibre 5 at Baselworld 2017

The innovations introduced so far seems less when the new Baselworld 2017 collection is revealed. Aquaracer Calibre 5 has taken a new appearance to surprise the world with its bold look crafted seamlessly infusing sturdiness of detailing and the power of modern mechanism. For the onlookers, the new watches are more than a robust accessory as they well represent the style of the wearers with a touch of a military appeal.

TAG Heuer always goes with the trend and designs watches that express the fashion requirement of the generation. Since the military style is climbing high in the list of fashion statements, TAG plans to introduce such watch that handsomely depicts the confident nature of this trade. It is no doubt to say that the brand successfully executed its responsibility by bringing the Camouflage 300 meters calibre 5.

With the slogan – ‘Embrace Commando Style with an Arctic or Jungle Version Watch’, it fuels speed and intelligence in these newly designed watches. As adventurous as the tagline, they sport crazy look in camouflage style that will definitely change the crafting trend of the Swiss luxury world. The khaki has taken a powerful comeback through these timepieces that support your courageous nature to explore the universe without giving up against the pressure of extremities.

Aquaracer Calibre 5 at Baselworld 2017

These watches are not only looking cool on your wrist but also giving you comfort to carry light-weight objects. The cases are made of Grade 2 titanium with a matte black PVD coating that expresses a characteristic of a typical military world – avoiding the gleaming objects so that enemies cannot catch your position. To make it fit into a hostile environment, the watches are designed brilliantly with the scratch-resistant, matt-black ceramic bezel.

The functions of these watches are strong enough to an aggressive environment of Siberian Tundra, from which the collection has drowned the Arctic camouflage pattern. To retain the feeling of an aggressive military look, TAG uses NATO straps to add a tone-to-tone balance without a fall. The Khaki model also gets complemented with a military green fabric strap detailed with top stitching.

TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 has evolved from a sports watch to a robustly designed military watch over the years. The changing pattern symbolises the fashion requirements of different generations and identifies the remarkable achievements of the brand. Since TAG loves to flow with time, these watches represent the ever-changing notion of the trend.TAG Heuer Watches for Men