ORIS Darryl O’Young Limited Edition 2014

Swiss watch brand Oris releases a new Limited Edition timepiece in tribute to Darryl O’Young’s tenth Macau Grand Prix race.

Engineering and excellence lie at the heart of Oris design process. Dedicated to supporting the precision sport of motor racing for over 40 years, Oris presents the new Darryl O’Young Limited Edition in honour of a GT track legend.

A racing enthusiast since childhood, Hong Kong based driver Darryl O’Young has successfully risen through the racing cars ranks to become one of the most decorated and celebrated GT drivers of all time. A major milestone setter in Chinese motor-sport, 2013 saw O’Young take his famous number 55 Porsche around his beloved Macau Grand Prix home track for the tenth time.

Part of the Oris TT3 family and packed with motorcar inspired features, the new Oris Darryl O’Young Limited Edition embraces racing car aesthetics into its anatomy. To highlight O’Young’s achievements at Macau, a bold red 10 and accentuated 55 are proudly displayed on its dial face. A ceramic tachymeter top ring pays tribute to Darryl’s speed and an intricate spoke design inspired by the wheels of his Porsche adorns the transparent crystal on its case back.

A must have collectors piece for fans of Darryl O’Young and motor sports enthusiasts alike, the Oris Darryl O’Young Limited Edition is the perfect tribute to the man who has driven Asian motor sport into the fast lane. Each Oris Darryl O’Young Limited Edition is presented in a special tyre inspired box.

Technical details
Model: Oris Darryl O’Young Limited Edition
Ref. No. 774 7611 7784 Set, Ø 44.50mm
Limited to 500 pieces

Oris Automatic mechanical movement 774, based on SW 500, with Chronograph function and date window at 6 o’clock

Multi-piece Titanium case with diamond-like carbon PVD-coating. Water resistance to 10 bar/100m
Sapphire crystal domed on both sides and with anti-reflective coating inside
Screwed case back with see-through crystal and a sports car spoke design
Titanium pushers and quick-lock crown with diamond-like carbon PVD-coating
Black ceramic top ring with Tachymeter

Black dial with applied numerals filled with Super-LumiNova®
Black Nickel hands for hour and minutes hands filled with white Super-LumiNova®. Red hands for the Chronograph functions

Black rubber strap with integrated black flexible lugs and diamond-like carbon PVD coated folding safety clasp

Swiss Retail Price: CHF 3,400.00

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