It runs mechanically and has a perforated leather strap. It's perfect for those who just aren't fit enough to be professional car drivers.Via Cool Hunting replica Bedat 838.010.300 Ladie's watch We've seen GPS watches, watches with calendars, and WiFi watches, but this is the first time I've seen all three of these used for a killer watch application. This timepiece, still in prototype status, uses these technologies to let you know when you should leave for events programmed in your calendar.
Pre-sale estimates for this incredibly cool and rare watch are Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Chrono between $4000 and $6000, but we suspect it will sell for well above those numbers.Now the question becomes who is cooler, McQueen or Sammy Davis Jr.? And, who wore it first? To us, it looks like Sammy was wearing it first.As for the question of who's cooler, we'll leave that up to you.Check out the video below of the Sammy Davis Heuer Monaco as explained by Antiquorum Director Charles Tearle.Click here for lot details.
Side note - it is believed that McQueen was inspired to wear the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Chrono Monaco after hanging out with Jo Siffert, who himself has a Heuer named after him. Hodinkee in Antiquorum, Auctions, Heuer, Heuer Monaco, Steve McQueen Monaco, Vintage Monday, May 17, 2010 at 12:49PM We have featured watches owned by some very cool people in the past; Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, Jean-Claude Killy, James Bond, Winston Churchill, Barack Obama, Notorious BIG, Frank Sinatra and many others.All are cool in their own right, but you can't deny the allure of a funny guy.A little known fact is that perhaps the funniest guy of our generation is something of a watch guy, and not just any kind of watches, but vintage watches.