A world first, Hublot presents the first mechanical golf watch with aperture display
SHANGHAI, Oct. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - "Dustin Johnson is recognized for his perfect timing - along with power, control and precision. Golf watches exist, but they tend to be digital. Mechanically advanced, brilliantly functional, contemporary look and easy to use, it is a fusion of Hublot's philosophy and DJ's signature; simple, intuitive and extremely effective."
Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO Hublot
The Swiss watchmaker has joined forces with world #1 Golfer Dustin Johnson to unveil a watch that is dedicated to the ultimate precision sport - golf. Hublot has designed, developed, manufactured and assembled a module to equip its new UNICO movement, which has been specifically created for golf. The HUB1580 movement allows golfers to seamlessly calculate their score whilst on course. Hublot's mechanical golf watch features aperture displays and is ultra-lightweight, providing true sports performance.
Dustin is regarded by many as a phenom in the world of golf. His style and ability have revolutionized how the game is perceived and he has been at the forefront of a new era for the sport. They share a vision and style that are undoubtedly effective, if not exactly orthodox. Dustin and Hublot, golf and watchmaking both about precision, timing and perfection. Together, they are proud to unveil the Big Bang Unico Golf. A true all-in-one golf watch.
"The Big Bang Unico Golf has a contemporary design and is easy to use. It has digital displays and is very light - less than 100 grams on the wrist. It has everything that I want from a golf watch and is the perfect fit."
Dustin Johnson, Hublot Ambassador, Major Champion and World #1
The case of the Big Bang Unico Golf is carved from Texalium®, an innovative material, exclusive to Hublot, that is an amalgamation of carbon fiber and aluminum. This unique composite gives the watch its lightness The watch weighs precisely 97.93 grams!
The Big Bang Unico Golf has the look of a chronograph and has been conceived as a chronograph. Its movement features return-to-zero heart piece cams that ensure the counting mechanism is robust and reliable.
A hole-in-one for Hublot with the Big Bang Unico Golf!