May 15, 2012
Richard Mille has been the Principal Partner of Le Mans Classic since its first edition in 2002. The next edition of Le Mans Classic will be held from 6th to 8th July 2012. Richard Mille will again be there in its capacity as Principal Partner and Official Timekeeper of the competition, which has become one of the world’s most renowned events for vintage cars. To mark the event, the brand is unveiling two limited editions: the RM 008 LMC and the RM 011 LMC. Only 2 pieces of the RM 008, a tourbillon split-seconds chrongraph, will be made. More details about these watches below:
Richard Mille RM 008 LMC Tourbillon Split-Seconds Chronograph Watch
Limited edition 2 pieces
48.00 mm x 39.70 mm microblasted titanium case (15mm thick), Manual winding tourbillon movement displaying the hours, minutes and seconds, with split seconds chronograph function and power-reserve, torque and function indicators.
Richard Mille RM 011 LMC Automatic Chronograph Watch
Limited edition 150 pieces
50 mm x 40 mm microblasted titanium case (16.2mm thick), skeletonized automatic movement displaying the hours, minutes and seconds, flyback chronograph with 24-hour counter, oversize date and month, and rotor with variable geometry.
words by Kyle Stults