For Omega it’s down Olympics. In February, Speedmaster Mark II came to Rio 2016, a tribute to the Olympic Games that will take place in Rio de Janeiro in two years, and the Swiss watch house will be the official timekeeper for the 27th time.
Inspired by the original 1969 model, the new replica Omega Speedmaster Mark II “Rio 2016” has a matte black dial with three counters recalling the Olympic medals that are delivered on the podium: the minute, decorated with a bronze ring, that of the hours With 18-karat yellow gold ring and the second with 925 silver ring. It has polished and brushed stainless steel elliptical case with crown and glossy buttons, flat and anti-scratch crystal sapphire,
It is also the first Omega replica watch with the tachometer scale visible in the dark due to the lighting of an aluminum ring with Super-Luminova positioned below the sapphire crystal. To find out about the entire Speedmaster collection visit www.watchesreplicasale.co.uk.
The logo of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games is printed on the screw cap. It is equipped with the Omega 3330 silicon gauge Si14 and coaxial exhaust. It will be available from September 2014 in a limited edition of 2,016 specimens with a four-year warranty.