This weekend, the World Rally Championship returned its verdict for the 2014 world championship title, awarded to the French Sébastien Ogier. Discipline which get much less attention than the glamour Formula 1, our partner Sport Lifestyle E-TV Sport decided to take an interest in one of the watchmakers who partnered this discipline: Edox. Turned into a reference in the precision timing, the watchmaker first created notoriety in the racing boats competition before conquering the automotive world with rally and rally-raid, and the famous Paris-Dakar. So, we will present you the models that make Edox a watchmaker which lives in the fast lane !
Edox WRC XTreme Pilot III Limited Edition:
Right away, the eye gets attracted by the oversize pushbutton, electric green, which refers to the pilot lights of the race starts. Created for the WRC pilots, this watch is made of ultra-light titanium. To notice, the details inspired by the WRC collection which are as always multiple: wheel flange literally marked on the back, green oversize aluminum eloxy pushbutton or even tachometric scale on the dial. The XTreme Pilot III Limited Edition announces itself as “a real instrument for pilots”. 1000 exclusive pieces have been produced and it is presented in its customized box.
Edox Chronodakar I and II Limited Edition:
Edox is the official Paris-Dakar timekeeper since 2011. You will find here the 2013 (on the left) and 2014 (on the right) Chronodakar model.
Miss Geico Limited Edition Chronograph:
Edox is the sponsor of the Miss Geico team which competes in the “offshore powerboats” championship. The watchmaker thus created a watch with the colors of the team: the Miss Geico Limited Edition Chronograph.
Source : E-TV Sport