News and Events June 27, 2003 admin
New Model – Omega Broad Arrow Michael Schumacher L.E.
The Ref. 3159.50.00 is a limited series Broad Arrow that celebrates OMEGA ambassador Michael Schumacher’s historic five Formula 1 world championship titles.
It has an 18-carat red gold case and matching 18-carat red gold bracelet with polished detailing. The bezel, with its tachometer scale, is in brushed 18-carat gold and the black dial has 18-carat red gold applied hour markers and “Broad Arrow” hour and minute hands and central chronograph hand.
The unique look of this watch is rounded off by the name Michael Schumacher written on the dial in gold lower-case lettering on either side of the counter at 6 o’clock and protected with a scratch-resistant and anti-reflective sapphire crystal.
This limited-edition model uses the exclusive Omega Caliber 3303 self-winding chronograph movement with column-wheel chronograph mechanism. The movement is an officially certified chronometer (COSC) and has a power reserve of 55 hours.
The watch’s screw-in case back has the special engraving “Michael Schumacher Five Times World Champion”, with the year of each title engraved between the tool notches. Production of this limited-edition timepiece is strictly limited to a total of 555 individually numbered pieces, of which 50 on the 18kt red gold bracelet and 505 on the black alligator leather strap with 18kt red gold foldover clasp.