Bell & Ross Vintage BR V1-92 Bellytanker Limited Edition Watch

£ 1 950.00

Limited to just 500 pieces, this stunning Bell & Ross Vintage BR V1-92 Bellytanker watch is heavily inspired by the high speed race cars made from fighter plane’s bellytanks. Originating in the forties and fifties, the term Bellytank originally referred to the emergency drop tank fitted in the belly of fighter planes. Bellytanker is now used to describe these unique cars manufactured from these spare tanks.Fastened with a brown calfskin strap, this beautiful watch features a 38.5mm satin-polished steel case. Protected by ultra-curved sapphire with anti-reflective coating, the dial is adorned with gilt metallic copper, giving it a rustic and vintage feel. This also matches the colour of the race car’s rims. This golden dial is adorned with metal Arabic numerals at 12, 3, 6 and 9 o’clock, as well as metal skeletonised Superluminova filled hour and minute hands. The subtle date window appears at 4 o’clock.Water resistant to 100m and powered by an automatic mechanical movement, the calibre BR-CAL.302, this wonderful timepiece boasts a unique story, perfect for fans of vintage style, fighter planes and high speed race cars. BRV192-BT-ST/SCA