2020 has definitely been a big season for releases from TAG Heuer, together with the new releasing a ton of novelties to celebrate its 160th anniversary. The majority of these commemorative releases have focused around the Carrera lineup, which itself has witnessed a substantial refresh this year to integrate the recent in house Heuer 02 motion. As 2020 heads into its final months, tag heuer monaco calibre 11 chronograph replica is far from finished with its parties, and its most recent anniversary model builds on the Carrera Sport Chronograph series introduced in July 2020. This new limited edition TAG Heuer Carrera Sport Chronograph 160 Years Special Edition series combines the brand’s modern sporting appearance with cues from the classic 1965 Heuer Carrera Dato 12, developing a handsome balance of new and old for a uniquely timeless sports watch look.
The stainless steel case of the Tag Heuer Watches Carrera Sport Chronograph 160 Years Special Edition is completed more or less verbatim in the standard manufacturing Carrera Sport Chronograph series. While the 44mm case size seems hefty on newspaper, the short lugs and smart case side geometry help this situation to wear much more compact than the numbers imply. The Carrera line’s touch inward angled lugs are present here, as would be the modernist piston pushers with black accents for greater visual comparison. The ceramic tachymeter bezel, made in black or navy blue based on the dial variant, is also carried over. The sapphire display caseback profits a unique limited edition serial number engraving, however keeps the standard Carrera Sport Chronograph’s 100 meters of water resistance.