The Helgray micro-brand recently introduced Superfast, a range of chronographs inspired by motor racing and offered in limited edition. The models are presented as the ideal tool clocks for driving and speed enthusiasts.
What we like with Helgray, this is the very particular care given to the design. The brand manufactures beautiful watches, but not only, since it adds a high quality of materials and very reasonable prices. In short, a cocktail that works great! Your niche? Offer small collections of watches in limited editions, thus playing with the concept of exclusivity with a beautiful product that will not be seen on all dolls.
The collection Superfast It shows a vintage look from the 60s and is positioned as a modern interpretation of the classic racing chronograph, 100% driver style. Helgray decided to create different models with various options of styles and colors. Everyone finds their account perfectly.
In general, watches Superfast They have a symmetrical and well balanced silhouette. The robust cushion-shaped case is made of 316L stainless steel and measures 45 mm. It is completed with a double dome sapphire crystal with anti-scratch treatment. The internal bezel has a tachymeter scale to indicate the average speed at a given distance and time, up to 500 units per hour, in miles or kilometers.
On the dial, we find the famous twin sub-dials, or sub-counters, that certainly evoke the world of racing. A disc is placed at 3 o’clock and the other at 9 o’clock. They are accompanied by applied indexes and luminescent hands, as well as a date window at 6 o’clock. The whole is clear, precise.
To the right of the case, the crown is engraved with the brand logo and is surrounded by two buttons to activate the watch’s functions.
In the heart of these Superfast, a NE86 caliber, mechanical movement with automatic winding developed, manufactured and assembled in Japan by Seiko. It offers 28,800 vibrations per hour and 45 hours of energy reserve.
The Superfast Collection
- The classics : black nylon strap and panda or inverted panda dial (anthracite gray / white).
- The runners : color nylon bracelet and green / yellow, sky blue / orange / white dial, anthracite gray / white / orange or white / royal blue / orange.
- Automatic : black perforated leather strap and panda dial (anthracite gray / white) or anthracite gray / black dial.
All watches of the brand are imagined in Britain. They are animated by the best Swiss and Japanese movements. In doing so, each of the Helgray products is affordable, accurate and requires little or no maintenance.
For those interested in models Superfast, please note that they are available for pre-order and, remember, quantities are limited!
Price: from 250 to 720 €