The Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Automatic was introduced at SIHH 2018 incorporated inside the new Polaris collection, whose design codes are inspired using the original 1968 Polaris dive watch. Reference 9008480 features a stainless-steel situation of 41mm with internal rotating bezel, along with a blue dial with sunburst finish. It’s fitted obtaining a patina’d calfksin strap.
Inspired with the legendary Memovox Polaris watch from 1968, Jaeger-LeCoultre is rolling out a completely new collection to leap in to the sports watch market, inside a stylish, restrained and, really, very JLC way. Not just a single homage with a historic reference, the completely new Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris 2018 Collection takes the spirit in the Memovox Polaris and modernizes it to make a full-selection of timepieces: a 3-hands automatic, a chronograph plus a chronograph world time, additionally to 2 models getting a far more effective vintage possess the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Date as well as the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Memovox.
The idea is rather simple, yet more thought-out than merely copy-pasting yesteryear. Within-house movements, with refined dials (mixing applied markers with several finishings), with modernized cases, with similar sporty elegance. The idea of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris 2018 Collection was to make a choice of watches that’s contemporary, sporty yet elegant, getting a classic touch.
Detail of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris 2018
The Polaris 2018 Collection is Jaeger-LeCoultre’s new sports watch, and it modernizes an iconic historical model.
Case Size 41mm
Material Stainless Steel
Band Type Leather Strap
Water Resistance 100m
Price: on leather EUR 5,600 (before taxes) – on steel bracelet EUR 6,300 (before taxes)
The Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris automatic introduces the range, featuring the legendary two crowns, one for time setting then one for your inner rotating bezel. The inside rotating bezel foretells the diving inspired nature from the timepiece, simplifying the act of tracking passed time. The dual crown layout is different for the Jaeger -LeCoultre Polaris collection, making this wrist watch stand out within the crowd. This sporty design, however, is tempered by its finishing, resulting in beautiful dials with three treatments sunray, grained and opaline. This wrist watch features interchangeable straps having a completely new folding buckle. The Jaeger- LeCoultre Polaris Automatic can also happen a 3 link bracelet that’s completely new for 2018
Again provided with a steel bracelet or interchangeable straps, in addition to sea blue (ref. 9028180) or black dial (ref. 9028471), it provides a classic bi-compax layout, with 12-hour and 30-minute counters. Sharp edges, rectangular pushers along with a thin bezel brings a pleasant dose of sportiness and modernity. Within the situation may be the well-known automatic Caliber 751 (visible with the caseback) with column-wheel. Despite as being a motorsports-oriented watch, the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Chronograph is water-resistant to 100m.
Summary: deep blue dial, both elegant and stylish, reflecting the wearer’s personality and calm charm. Special two crown design, one for timing and winding, the other is to control the rotation of the inner bezel, through the bezel above the triangle indication can be used as a time. Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris 2018 Collection opened a new style for the Jaeger-LeCoultre brands, Let’s looking forward to its arrival.