A grand event in watch collection–The 2017 OnlyWatch Charity Auction was successfully held in Geneva, Switzerland, and a record-breaking fundraiser was raised to benefit more patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Bell & Ross has always been actively giving back to the society. This is the fifth consecutive time that the brand has supported the ‘OnlyWatch Charity Auction’ and donated unique watches. Successful bidders and racing fans can experience the exciting experience of Formula One.
The BR-X1RS17Only Hollow chronograph donated by Bell & Ross this time is precision craftsmanship, combining cutting-edge watchmaking technology and high-tech materials. The light gray sapphire glass back can see the complex structure of the hollow movement; the watch design is also Innovative, the case is made of forged carbon material and protected by high-tech ceramic rings and rubber to enhance resistance to impact; the color of the dial matches the steering wheel and instruments of Renault’s RS17 car to show the brand and partners The team cooperates endlessly and works together.
A successful bidder in the Bell & Ross timepiece at the auction, and also received two tickets to the Grand Prix held in Abu Dhabi later this year. At that time, the bidder was enjoying the excitement of the Renault Formula One team. In addition to his performance, he will have the opportunity to meet with Renault drivers and receive the racing gloves worn by Nico Hülkenberg during the race.
The biennial ‘OnlyWatch Charity Auction’ is sponsored by Prince Albert II of Monaco (HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco). The auction is held in Switzerland, the country of fine watchmaking. The 2017 ‘OnlyWatch Charity Auction’ (the seventh edition) was successfully held earlier, and global collectors, watch connoisseurs, good teachers and distinguished guests gathered together in order to return to the dream timepiece and all the donations will be donated. Supports medical research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a genetic disease that causes muscle lesions to gradually degenerate and atrophy.
Bell & Ross has always been unafraid of dangers and technical challenges, pursuing excellent performance and precise performance, and has never forgotten to give back to society and be enthusiastic about charity. In the future, Bell & Ross will continue to be enthusiastic about public welfare and launch more high-quality watches with extreme pursuit and superb technology.
BR-CAL.313 self-winding mechanical movement. ‘X’ shaped splint. 56 jewels with a swing frequency of 28,800 per hour. Skeleton chronograph movement. Case: 45 mm in diameter. CarboneForgé® (forged carbon), ceramics and rubber inserts. Joystick-style timing buttons; sapphire crystal opening with anti-glare coating in the center of the back cover. Dial: grey sapphire crystal dial. Inlaid Superluminova® metal hour markers. Superluminova® hollow metal hour and minute hands. Water resistance: 100 meters.