Audemars Piguet Barrichello Royal Oak Offshore Watch

Audemars Piguet is known for designing elegant sports watches for high profile sporting events. Audemars Piguet has designed watches for Formula One drivers such as Juan Pablo Montoya, and for America’s Cup Sailboat races like the Alinghi. Audemars most recent effort the in the sports watch arena is the Royal Oak Offshore Barrichello. This watch is named in honor of the Brazilian Formula One race car driver Rubens Barrichello.

The AP Royal Oak Barrichello watch is a limited edition timepiece of 150 pieces. The Barrichello features a self winding Calibre 2226/2840 movement. Audemars’ designers created a 42mm case that is water resistant to 100 meters and features AP’s signature rubber bezel. AP offers the Barrichello in titanium, platinum or rose gold. For the dial Audemars Piguet created an “Extra Grande Tapisserie” with a Rubens Barrichello logo at 6 o’clock. A rubber strap with the AP triple blade folding clasp secures this cutting edge timepiece to the owner’s wrist. The Barrichello functions include a chronograph, hours, minutes, small seconds and date function.

About Steve

Stephen Culcasi’s passion is for fine timepieces. He discovered his love of fine watches when he entered the industry ten years ago and brings extensive experience in retail management and private client service to Lussori. Stephen takes pride in the impressive selection of timepieces offered at Lussori which is located on Ocean Avenue in Carmel, California and has a keen eye for spotting new trends. His clients make up a who’s who list of celebrities, high profile business people, and respected collectors worldwide. Stephen holds a bachelors degree from Cal State Long beach. He enjoys restoring antique cars and photography.

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