1. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Oct 6, 2016

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    Here is a new Calibre 5 Carrera. It's a special edition for the Japanese market of 400 watches to mark the partnership with Japanese tennis player Kei Nishikori.
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    Watch has a titanium-carbide black coating on a steel 41mm case.
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    Nice feature: instead of showing the 1st of each month in the date window, it shows "K"

    Live photos from here.
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  2. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 6, 2016

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    Looks pretty interesting. Never can go wrong with a blue TAG Heuer.
     
  3. Big Adam

    Big Adam Oct 6, 2016

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    Lovely finish on the dial.
     
  4. calibre11user

    calibre11user Oct 6, 2016

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    I would love to buy this in the USA. Black watches with black metal bracelets are just fantastic.
     
  5. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Oct 6, 2016

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    First time I can recall TAG Heuer making a titanium carbide-coated bracelet in many, many years
     
  6. calibre11user

    calibre11user Oct 6, 2016

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    Aren't the Cara Delevingne black Carreras watches in all-black titanium carbide? The webpage for the watch says: "Black titanium carbide coated fine-brushed steel".
     
  7. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Oct 7, 2016

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    Yeah, you're right..was thinking of the men's range
     
  8. elbeik

    elbeik Oct 7, 2016

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    Japan always get the cool stuff.
    Maybe some day one will end up on the bay.
     
  9. calibre11user

    calibre11user Oct 7, 2016

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    TAG Heuer has mistakingly added new women's all-black watches on the men's Carrera webpage for both the USA website and the International website. The new all-black watches are 39mm and quartz, so they are smaller than the current 41mm Cara Delevingne versions. Regardless, I would buy the simple all-black model with the basic bracelet (below) if (1) it had Calibre 5 instead of quartz, and (2) the accents were silver instead of rose gold.

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  10. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Oct 8, 2016

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    elbeik Oct 10, 2016

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  12. Aquagraph

    Aquagraph Oct 10, 2016

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    Why does it still have the old logo on it?
     
  13. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Oct 10, 2016

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    The black red and metallic blue looks really special when combined
     
  14. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Oct 12, 2016

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    That's a very good question. I reckon that to keep the costs down on this one TAG Heuer must have raided the parts bin