News December 2007

Switzerland-Mexico 1:1

A Big Bang model created especially for the Mexican
Football Federation

The Watch Quote™ - December 3rd, 2007

After sponsoring the Swiss football team and then being the first luxury brand to burst onto the pitch by partnering EURO 08, Hublot now continues its commitment to the world of footie with a Big Bang model created especially for the Mexican Football Federation! The Swiss watchmaker will be in Mexico on 3rd December to officialise the partnership, thusbringing it closer to all the football clubs in the country.

A Big Bang will be presented to the President of the Federation, Justino Compean, and to trainer, Hugo Sanchez, at a ceremony attended by a large number of celebrities from the world of Mexican football, media and politics. Mexico being a football-loving country and full of Hublot fans to boot,the 250 individually numbered Big Bang pieces are already objects of desire.

The black chronograph displays the Federation's logo on its dial and the green indices reflect the coloursof the country, whose complete flag can be seen emblazoned across the lateral insert.

Watch case:“Big Bang” diameter 44.5 mm crafted in satin-finish black ceramic
Bezel: Black ceramic, satin-finish to top, knurled edge, 6 H-shaped Titanium screws, sunken, polished and blocked
Crystal: Sapphire with interior anti-reflection treatment
Bezel lug: Black composite resin
Lateral inserts: Black composite resin with Mexican flag at 9 o'clock
Back: Titanium with sapphire crystal, interior anti-reflection treatment
Crown: Satin-finish steel with natural black rubber insert
Push-pieces: Satin-finish steel, rectangular with natural black rubber insert
Screws: Titanium
Water-resistance: 100 m or 10 ATM
Dial:matt black with green numerals and applique indices
Hublot logo at 12 o'clock
“Mexican Football Federation” logo: In the counter at 9 o'clock
Hands:Faceted, diamond-polished in glossy black with superluminova green, chronograph hand with H-shaped counterweight
Movement:Mechanical chronograph with automatic winding. Calibre Hublot HUB44 developed in conjunction with La Joux-Perret No. of parts: 252
Rubies: 27
Bridges: Satin-finished, chamfered and polished
Screws: Black PVD
Calendar: Trapezoid aperture at 4.30
Oscillating weight: Tungsten carbide with dimpled surface treated in black PVD
Bottom plate: Sand-blasted and rhodium-plated
Barrel: With reinforced spring
Escapement: Glucydur balance spring
Power Reserve: 42 hours
Strap: Adjustable smooth natural black rubber with Hublot logo
Clasp:Black PVD steel
Limited edition:250 pieces individually numbered 01/250 – 250/250

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