Tissot, established in 1853 by Charles-Félicien Tissot and his son, is a Swiss luxury watchmaking company that was founded in Le Locle, Switzerland. One of the prominent Tissot watch collection is its Tissot T-Race.
In 1853 itself the company took its first step toward success with its first mass-produced pocket watch as well as the first pocket watch that consisted of two time zones and by the year 1929, Tissot was able to produce their very first anti-magnetic watch.
Tissot company is known for being innovative as it is the pioneer in building watches that were made out of : plastic – the Idea 2001 released in 1971; stone – the Alpine granite RockWatch that was launched in 1985; mother of pearl – the Pearl watch introduced in 1987), and wood – the Wood watch launched in 1988.
Until its collaboration with Omega in 1930, since 1983 Tissot was a member of The Swatch Group Ltd., which was considered as the largest watch producer as well as a watch distributor in the world.
Tissot is a well-known brand name as its watches are designated as the official timekeeper for the world championships that include sports such as cycling, motorcycling, fencing and ice hockey. The Tissot watches were used in the 1957’s Davis Cup and in the 1938’s downhill skiing which was held in Switzerland. Along with this, there have been many achievements in Tissot’s brand life including it being the key sponsor for the Formula One team’s Lotus, Renault, as well as Sauber, the Swiss national team, the Chinese Basketball Association, and many other events and organizations.
Tissot T-Race, this Tissot T Sport watch collection is full of options as watches for men as well as women. The selection consists of Tissot T Race cycling, Tissot Chronograph, Tissot Touch Aluminium, Chronograph Lady and many other models that are accessible in various color combinations.
In the 1960s Tissot got involved with the motorsport and in 2001, they were named as the official timekeeper of MotoGP. And since then they have been launching the limited versions of Tissot MotoGP watches each year.
Lately, at the Baselworld 2018, they introduced their latest Tissot T Race MotoGP. It includes the Tissot T Race MotoGP Limited Edition, Tissot T Race MotoGP Special Edition, and the Tissot T Race MotoGP Automatic Limited Edition.
Now let’s take a quick glance through these Tissot MotoGP watches models:
Tissot T Race MotoGP Limited Edition (Ref. T1154173706100)
As the name says ‘Limited Edition’, it is actually limited to 8,888 pieces. Now beginning with its dial specifications, the case size of the dial measures 43mm and is built with the stainless steel case with the rose gold coat. It is equipped with an oversized lug that makes the top of the rubber hybrid strap and leather almost as wide as the case. The design of the bezel looks like a brake disc with the crown guard and the inspiration behind this has been taken from a brake pad.
The most identified feature of the watch is the over-sized date magnifier that helps the watch get its salient feature and makes it stand out. The Tissot MotoGP logo is present at the back of the case that is silk-printed upon the glass case back. The Tissot mens watch features an ETA G10 Quartz Chronograph movement and is made water-resistant up to 100m.
Now coming to its look, the Tissot watch carries a masculine feature that it acquires through the jumbled union of smooth, striped, polished, hammered, and lined surfaces. The structure of the Tissot sports watch is inspired by the frame and parts of motorbikes and is protected by a fiberglass ring.
And the best part, it comes in a box that is shaped like a helmet. So do not miss out your chance and pick these unique limited watches and embrace it in your watch collection.
Tissot T Race MotoGP Automatic Limited Edition (Ref. T0924272706101)
With the release of this Tissot T-Race MotoGP Automatic Limited Edition 2018, the Tissot has hit the right note with numerous design touches referring to the racing series in particular and motorcycles in general. These Tissot watches are made in a limited run of only 3,333.
It is one of the racing watches that will grab your immediate attention with its case size of 45mm and combined with black and rose gold color scheme of the T-Race further makes it conspicuous.
The holes that are visible on the bezel gives it a look of a cross-drilled brake disc, while the tread pattern that is present on the silicon strap make its appearance similar to that of a motorcycle tire. Moreover, the large Cyclops eye that is constructed over the date window resembles of a windscreen that is common on sports bikes. Thus it gives you a feeling of wearing a racing watch.
The case material of the watch is made of steel and is blended with a rose gold and PVD coating so as to achieve a black and gold finish. It is powered by a Tissot automatic chronograph movement, the power reserve of the rose gold watch lasts up to 45 hours and is water resistant up to 100 m.
In a fairly reasonable price, it provides an attractive deal to its target customers and comes in a well-designed box which is shaped like a motorcycle helmet.
Tissot T Race MotoGP Special Edition (Ref. T1154173706104)
Now, this is one of the Tissot watches that will give you the fastest and the most thrilling sports experience. This special edition of Tissot watch definitely comprises of the style to match.
The case material of the Tissot watch is made up of 316L stainless steel case with black and grey PVD coating and it is scratch resistant with sapphire crystal. It is water resistant up to 100m and is equipped with Calibre 13 1/4”’. With a dial color of anthracite combined with black strap, it is the perfect Tissot mens watch.
If you are someone who loves sports watches and racing, then this is the ideal pick for you. So ahead and add this to your collection and cherish the merriment.