TAG Heuer

TAG Heuer was established in 1860 as the Uhrenmanufaktur Heuer AG in Switzerland. The TAG Group acquired Heuer in 1985 and rebranded the company to TAG Heuer. Luxury group LVMH (Bulgari, Zenith, Hublot, Louis Vuitton) acquired TAG Heuer in 1999. The words TAG Heuer stand for Techniques d'Avant Garde and the founders name (Heuer). In the early 20th century Heuer's timepieces could be found in cars, planes and boats as clocks and timekeeping instruments. This line has been refreshed in the 1960s and discontinued the instruments 20 years later. Heuer also produced watches for high-speed sports events, many of these watches are still in use today and set standards for the whole industry. Among the prominent TAG Heuer brand ambassadors are Ayrton Senna, Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Maria Sharapova, Uma Thurman, Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton, Cameron Diaz. Among the notable TAG Heuer watches are the TAG Heuer Carrera, TAG Heuer Grand Carrera, TAG Heuer Monaco, TAG Heuer Link, TAG Heuer Calibre 1887, TAG Heuer Calibre 16, TAG Heuer Calibre 17, TAG Heuer Mikropendulums. WatchTimes watch database has all TAG Heuer price infos, there you will find out whether you own a TAG Heuer replica or fake TAG Heuer watch. For TAG Heuer repair infos or TAG Heuer service requests please refer to certified dealers or TAG Heuer directly (where you will also find the the TAG Heuer watches price list). TAG Heuer watches prices range from under $1,000 to more than $10,000. Among the most favorite models are TAG Heuer watches for men (also know as TAG Heuer men's watch). While some collectors look for TAG Heuer watches ebay or TAG Heuer watches Amazon, it is not recommended to buy the watches there for authenticity reasons. WatchTime covers the latest Tag Heuer watch news and reviews of TAG watches, TAG Heuer prices included for many TAG Heuer watches, We cover TAG watches for men as well as for TAG Heuer for ladies, including the TAG Heuer Link watch and TAG Heuer Aquaracer watches (the quintessential TAG Heuer dive watch). If you are seeking information on TAG men's watches and TAG women's watches, automatic watches or quartz, WatchTime magazine has it on the TAG Heuer watches page.

Blackout: 17 Black-on-Black Watches

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Blue-on-blue isn't the only popular watch-color trend of recent years. "All-black" watches, with ebony-colored cases, dials, and straps, have also remained popular. Nearly every watch brand, from mass-market and inexpensive to pricey and high-end, now makes at least one black-on-black model. Here are 17 watches that are clad in black from head to toe. … [Read more...]


7 Standout Tourbillon Watches Launched in 2014

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Baselworld 2015 is just around the corner, and we expect that, as per usual, there will be a number of new tourbillon watches among the offerings. While we wait and wonder, here's a look back at last year's most interesting, clever, and daring variations on the now-ubiquitous tourbillon watch. … [Read more...]


Fratello’s 7 Iconic Chronograph Watches

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From my blog, Fratellowatches.com, I offer up my personal list of Seven Iconic Chronograph Watches. If you don’t count the date feature, the chronograph is probably the most popular complication for wristwatches, as well as one of the most useful: one can find many uses for a chrono during his or her everyday life, such as timing diner preparation or in other work- or sports-related activities. … [Read more...]


The Apple Watch Launch: What We Know So Far

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Next Monday, March 9, Apple has announced its "Spring Forward" event, which will be available as a live video stream on the company's website. Though Apple has not confirmed the specifics, the event is widely expected to produce the final details on the company's long-awaited smartwatch, the Apple Watch. … [Read more...]


Escapement Watch Review: The TAG Heuer Formula 1 Caliber 7 GMT

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Angus Davies recently wore the TAG Heuer Formula 1 Caliber 7 GMT. In this article from his online magazine, Escapement, he discusses the viability of this timepiece as a potential purchase for a gift, in particular, for a young man coming of age. … [Read more...]


Need for Speed: 13 Watches Inspired by Auto Racing

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The worlds of watchmaking and automobile racing have shared a strong connection for decades, with racing and high-performance cars often serving as a direct inspiration for watches, including classic models like the Rolex Daytona and TAG Heuer Carrera, which both turned 50 in 2013. Below we take a look at 10 recently released watches with designs influenced by motorsports. … [Read more...]


Watch Test: TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 Edition Steve McQueen

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The Monaco Calibre 11 Edition Steve McQueen, an updated version of the watch McQueen wore in the movie “Le Mans,” has racing written all over it. Did it take the checkered flag in our test?  Find out as Alexander Krupp looks under the hood in this piece from the October, 2013 issue of WatchTime Magazine, with photos by OK-Photography. … [Read more...]


Smartwatches – Smartphones for Your Wrist (Updated with News on the new Swatch Smartwatch)

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After smartphones come the smartwatches: IT companies — and, perhaps, even some traditional watch companies — are bringing intelligent watches onto the market, and the demand for them is growing. Scroll down for a primer on these groundbreaking devices, including the latest news on the long-rumored Apple smartwatch which was finally launched on September 09, 2014. … [Read more...]


6 TAG Heuer Carreras with GMT and Big Date

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The iconic TAG Heuer Carrera turned 50 in 2013, inspiring the brand to release a slew of new Carrera models at subsequent Baselworlds — most of them, like the original Carrera, chronographs. However, not to be overlooked is the non-chronograph version that debuted in the model's 50th anniversary year: The Carrera Calibre 8 Grande Date GMT. … [Read more...]


Presidential Watches: 9 Timepieces Owned by U.S. Presidents

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As Presidents' Day approaches here in the United States, we at WatchTime decided it would be a great time to revisit our piece on watches worn by American presidents over the years. Scroll down to see the list we've compiled of notable wristwatches and pocketwatches belonging to past (and current) commanders-in-chief. … [Read more...]


WatchTime.com’s Top 10 Watch Reviews and Tests

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Watch Tests and Watch Reviews, all taken from the print edition of WatchTime magazine, are among our most popular features on Watchtime.com. Here's a look back at the watches our readers were most excited to see us put to the test in recent years. Below we count down our most popular watch tests and watch reviews, ranked by page views. (Number One may surprise you.) Which was your favorite? … [Read more...]


Star Time: 13 Celebrity-Branded Sports Watches

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There is no shortage of celebrities, many of them celebrity athletes, who serve as "brand ambassadors" for watch brands, appearing in ads and attending events wearing their watches. However, a few of these stars go the extra mile, giving input and often even becoming involved in the design process, for special celebrity watches to which they lend their names. Below is a list of 13 celebrity watches developed in honor of, and named for, their famous representatives. … [Read more...]


5 Affordable TAG Heuer Watches for New Collectors

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When it comes to automobile races and the precision chronograph watches that time them, TAG Heuer is the name most enthusiasts think of. Let’s take a look at five models that are available in stores now at accessible prices. … [Read more...]


TAG Heuer Watches: The True Story behind the TAG Heuer Carrera, TAG Heuer Formula 1 and others

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So you think you know everything a true connoisseur of TAG Heuer watches should know about these Swiss luxury watches? We’ll bet you don’t really know Jack! Of course, we're talking about Jack W. Heuer, scion of the TAG Heuer (originally Heuer) watch company – the man who gave us the TAG Heuer Carrera, the Formula 1 and other famous TAG Heuer watches — without whom there would never have been today’s TAG Heuer company, nor its line of popular TAG Heuer watches for diving, the TAG … [Read more...]


Dive Watches 101: The Basics of the Rotating Divers’ Watch Bezel

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In the third part of this series on the basics of divers' watches, DiveintoWatches.com takes on what is probably most distinctive element of a dive watch: the rotating bezel. … [Read more...]


Feeling Blue: 21 Watches With Blue Dials and Blue Straps

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Blue watches are one of the growing style trends seen in the watch world in the past few years — and on display at the watch shows in Switzerland and in the U.S.A. —, with blue-on-blue dial-strap combinations. We took a look at such blue watches with blue dials and blue straps released within the past few years, and compiled a list of 20 timepieces from brands on the blue-dial bandwagon. … [Read more...]


10 Things to Know About TAG Heuer

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TAG Heuer is one of the world’s leading luxury watch brands, offering a strong history of innovation, deep connections with sports timing and automobile racing, and more recently, a series of groundbreaking developments in the field of ultra-fast mechanical chronographs. Here are ten things you should know about TAG Heuer. … [Read more...]


Watch Insider: 17 Ultra-Technical Timepieces

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On my blog, Watch-Insider.com, I assembled this list of 17 "techie" watches, all released within the past few years, that have most fascinated me in the area of technical innovation and watchmaking prowess. This list of ultra-technical watches will be updated whenever we stumble upon a new extraordinary watch. Here are 17, with photos and very brief descriptions. Leave a comment at the end of this post if you want to add your own favorites. … [Read more...]


Speed Dreamin': Testing the TAG Heuer Carrera 1887 (With Video)

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A few years ago, TAG Heuer introduced a new version of its racing-inspired Carrera watch with a brand-new movement. WatchTime took the watch, the TAG Heuer Carrera 1887, for a spin. Click here for the results of our comprehensive watch test, originally published in our print edition, along with exclusive photos by Nik Schölzel. … [Read more...]


Back is Beautiful: 11 New Luxury Watch Wallpapers

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In WatchTime's March-April 2014 issue, we present the latest edition of our popular series of "Back is Beautiful" photo features, which showcases fine mechanical watches that are as intriguing from the back as they are from the front. Click below to download these amazing original photos as wallpaper for your desktop. … [Read more...]