Nissan GT-R, known as Godzilla, has always been regarded as the God of War in the sports car industry. It only takes 3 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100, far faster than similar European supercars. In 2019, GRAND SEIKO celebrated the 50th anniversary of the birth of GT-R, and also the 20th anniversary of the brand’s Spring Drive. GS launched the SBGC229, the 20th anniversary of Spring Drive and the 50th anniversary of Nissan GT-R.
It is reported that the GRAND SEIKO Spring Drive 20th Anniversary & GT-R 50th Anniversary Watches will be launched globally in June 2019, with a limited edition of 200
The SBGC229 is decorated in blue and white, just like the Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition model. The dark blue case emulates ” Bayside Blue ”, and this color is the signature color of several generations of GT-R. Like the standard Spring Drive chronograph, the case of the new watch is a two-piece structure, the outer case is made of ceramic, and the inner case is made of titanium.
In the configuration of the face plate, the nine o’clock position is a small seconds dial, the two o’clock position is a scoring dial, the four o’clock position is a chronograph dial, and the power reserve is displayed at seven o’clock, plus a date window at three o’clock.
The grained silver-white dial is embellished with dark blue embellishment, giving the watch a sense of sportiness. Equipped with 9R96 movement, this movement can provide 72-hour power reserve, automatic dial also with 18K solid gold relief Nissan GT-R Logo. In addition to timing, the 9R96 movement also has functions such as time display and power reserve display.
Spring Drive 20th Anniversary & Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Double Celebration Limited Watch SBGC229
Ceramic, titanium metal / 9R96 Spring Drive movement / hours, minutes, small seconds, date display / chronograph function / dual time display / power reserve display / sapphire crystal, transparent bottom cover / waterproof 100 meters / diameter 46.4mm / Limited 200 pieces / Reference price: 135,000 RMB