Zenith Officially Became The Designated Sponsor Of The Austrian Salbach Classic Car Rally

Zenith, a global fine watch brand, has officially become the designated sponsor of the Austrian SAALBACH-CLASSIC. From August 21st to 23rd, 2014, the second Saalbach Classical Rally was staged in the center of Austria. The total length of the race was 630 kilometers, which attracted many enthusiastic participants from all over Europe. Zenith has always accompanied human adventures of extraordinary significance, participated in the greatest sports competitions and is committed to providing the best timing services. This cooperation has once again witnessed the fearless spirit of adventure and the unremitting pursuit of creating legends.

   As the designated sponsor of the event, Zenith presents a limited edition special edition of the Commander’s Central Second Hand SAALBACH-CLASSIC, available only at the Koppenwallner boutique in Salzburg, Austria. The Zenith Commander Central Second Hand is a classic that combines a long tradition and modern design. The Elite 670 self-winding ultra-thin movement is well located in a solid and reliable case, combined with a large date display in a small space. Lan Gang’s hands stand out against the silver dial. The central three-pin display conveys the dazzling beauty of gear rotation.

  Introduction to the classic car rally of Saalbach: The rally track is located in the beautiful Alps of Austria. It lasted about 3 days and the total length of the race was 650 kilometers. Many famous car brands such as Lagunda, Bentley, Alfa Romeo, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Bugatti, Porsche, Ferrari, Jaguar, Maserati, Rolls-Royce, etc. all participated in the competition. The event is open to the public. The speed of participating vehicles must not exceed 50 kilometers per hour. There will be a co-pilot assisted race, equipped with a distance guide and a race-specific stopwatch to ensure unique race fun.

Zenith Commander Central Hands
40 mm dial
18.2020.670 / 11.C498
· Classic Zenith Traditional Watch
Date display at 6 o’clock
· Curved dial and inlaid scale
· Elite 670 self-winding movement, movement 11½ inches, diameter: 25.60 mm, thickness 3.47 mm, number of components 4, number of gems 27, vibration frequency 28,800 times / hour (4 Hz), power reserve of at least 50 Hours, craftsmanship decorated with ‘Côtes de Genève’ motif
Functions: center hour, minute display, center second hand, date display at 6 o’clock
Case, dial and hands:
Material Rose Gold
40 mm diameter
8.15 mm thick
Crystal glass curved double-sided anti-glare sapphire crystal
Case back transparent sapphire crystal
Water-resistant to 5 ATM
Dial and chronograph white lacquered
Hour markers, diamonds, gold-plated
Hands faceted, diamond set, gold-plated
Strap and buckle: crocodile leather strap with rubber protective layer; rose gold bracelet; rose gold pin buckle; three-fold rose gold buckle (optional)