Limited edition watch celebrates launch of Continental Supersports
Featuring a titanium case, carbonfibre dial and connected technology
Connected watch allows wearer to log lap times and rally information via app
Three exclusive chronograph functions inspired by motorsports
Performance-packed edition celebrates most powerful Continental ever
Bentley and Breitling are introducing a placing new chronograph – the Breitling for Bentley Supersports B55 – to celebrate the launch of the brand new Continental Supersports: the fastest Continental ever made.
The new Continental Supersports develops a mighty 710 PS (700 bhp) and 1,017 Nm (750 lb.ft.) of torque, and options distinctive exterior and inside styling cues. These bespoke design components have influenced the look of the Breitling for Bentley Supersports B55.
A titanium case – impressed by the titanium exhaust choice accessible on the Continental Supersports – provides a tactile reminder of the landmark automobile’s performance credentials. The light-weight case frames a dial in carbonfibre, a material featured strongly in lots of particulars of the Continental Supersports. A double-layer red-edged and lined black rubber strap completes the look.
Connected Functionality Tailored For Stand-Out Performance
For the first time, a Breitling for Bentley chronograph options an electronic movement. The Bentley Supersports B55 features a new version of Breitling’s in-house B55 connected calibre, which is enriched with features tailor-made for performance-minded individuals. Along with the lap timer and electronic tachymeter, the B55 features three additional exclusive functions.
The ‘Chrono Rally’ setting can record as much as 30 rally stages, complete with the departure date, the start time and duration of every stage – in addition to intermediate instances for every stage – whereas automatically adding in any penalties incurred.
‘Chrono Race’ mode is designed for track races and allows the wearer to record the split instances for every lap and calculate the average lap speed. Lastly, the ‘Regularity Rally’ function (helpful in competitions by which the objective is to cover a given distance in a specified time) enables the wearer to predefine target times (or intermediate times) from the full, after which examine on the press of a button whether or not these targets are being achieved.
A specifically designed Breitling app has been created in order to permit owners to retailer and transmit all of the data recorded by way of a smartphone connection.
The connected chronograph options two ultra-legible LCD screens outfitted with a backlighting system that may be activated by pressing the crown or by simply tilting the wrist.
Solely 500 can be produced on this special Breitling for Bentley limited edition.
Bentley Supersports B55 Chronograph Specifications
Movement: Manufacture Breitling Calibre B55, officially chronometer-certified by the COSC. Thermocompensated SuperQuartzTM, analogue and digital 12/24-hour LC backlit display. 1/100th of a second chronograph, UTC, ‘chrono rally’, ‘regularity rally’, ‘chrono race’ functions, lap timer, electronic tachymeter, countdown, 2nd timezone, 7 each day alarms, perpetual calendar with week show, battery-charge indicator.
Case: Titanium (500-piece limited series). Water-resistant to 100m. Sapphire crystal, glareproofed on both sides.
Diameter: 46 mm.