WATCH GIVEAWAY: Martenero Model II: Founder

WATCH GIVEAWAY: Martenero Model II: Founder

There's a great deal of range consistency here, with each watch having at least one component in common with another watch. The cases are very trim, and the lugs unobtrusive and subtly styled. Simple, but sharp hands with a thin strip of luminous paint do their creator proud. This watch would have looked avant-garde in the sixties, but now stands out as a modern classic. It is not unique in its proportions, but it rubs shoulders with illustrious company.

What follows here is a short report on this "dream" lifestyle from my experience at the Concours d'Elegance 2014 during that memorable weekend, as well as a first hand account of Veyron owners that I met and had a chance to talk to. Please note, however, that I am far from even being able to test drive a Veyron, let alone own one, so this is not a lifestyle I can really fathom, but over two days, while surreal, I was a part of it and will try to report about it from the perspective of Parmigiani and watch lovers alike.

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