TAG Heuer is among the leading watch producers on the planet and also the 4th most significant watch vendor within the watch market. Its company motto "Swiss Avant-Garde Since 1860" characterizes the business's spirit, the passion for excellence in design and advanced technology. Progress, precision and innovation always were the expression of the extremely core of TAG Heuer's philosophy.
It had been in 1860, when Edouard Heuer established his first workshop in St. Imier, Europe. It delivered the earth's reference of the very most reliable and exclusive sports watches. In 1869, Heuer invented and patented the very first stem-winding system. In 1911, TAG Heuer released his first dashboard chronograph produced for automobiles known as "Duration of Trip". 5 years later, Heuer patented Micrograph, the earth's first watch with chronometer function, able to calculating 1/100th of the second. In 1920, the very first time, the organization formally time-stored the Olympics competitions.
In 1933, Heuer introduced the Autavia, the dashboard timer employed for automobiles and planes. Later on, the Monte Carlo and also the Master-Time were released. Within the 1950-70s, TAG Heuer watches were absolutely popular in auto sport.
The Autavia chronograph was released in 1962. 2 yrs later, after Juan Manuel Fangio's triumph throughout the "Carrera Panamericana Mexico" races, Jack Heuer released Carrera chronograph watch having to pay tribute for this excellent race vehicle driver from Argentina. Because of its exceptional success, the Carrera chrono changed into the business's icon.
Again, in 1966, the TAG Heuer company confirmed its status of pioneer over time calculating by manufacturing the earth's first chronograph, competent to appraise the 1/1000th of the second.
In 1971, the TAG Heuer Monaco watch grew to become highly famous after Steve McQueen used it inside a movie "Le Mans". That line was known as "Steve McQueen Monaco Edition".
The TAG Group Holdings SA bought the TAG Heuer company and grew to become TAG Heuer in 1985. The acronym TAG means Techniques d'Avant Garde.
In 1992, TAG Heuer converted into the state timekeeper of F1 races, that rose its status much more. The entire year 1999 introduced important changes: the TAG Heuer company was bought through the LVMH , a number one luxury goods company.
tag heuer replica watches opened up its first shop in New York in 2002. 2 years later, TAG Heuer introduced its revolutionary Monaco V4 having a belt-driven movement, along with a recently patented world's first chronometer, able to calculating the 1/10,000th of the second.