As an advocate of retro gentleman culture, Swiss watchmaker ZENITH Zenith has held the annual retro gentleman night for the first time in Shanghai. Retro-looking gentlemen and ladies shuttle between the old and new Modern world. That night, Zenith joined forces with the legendary Cuban cigar brand COHIBA and launched the world’s first Zenith El Primero flagship ‘Legend of COHIBA’ watch in homage to this legendary Cuban cigar brand. The new watch is a masterpiece of excellence, precision and professionalism. It connects Zenith with Gosba. The former is a Swiss watchmaker with more than 150 years of innovation and professional heritage, while the latter is the world’s most prestigious cigar brand. . The guests not only experienced different fields on the night of the retro gentleman, they were also legendary classic charms, and they could also enjoy the deep feelings of the retro gentleman.
Zhenli Shi Retro Gentlemen’s Night, guests enjoy the rich feelings of retro gentlemen
Zenith’s Retro Gentleman’s Night, When Retro Gentleman Meets Cuban Style
Zenith’s retro gentleman’s night, retro motorcycles feel riding culture
Lovers of retro gentleman culture Hu Jun and boxing champion Zou Shiming enjoy Gosba cigars
Retro Gentleman Night Returns to Modern Times
In this modern night, Zenith and Gosba are dazzling. When the retro gentleman meets the Cuban style, all the guests feel like they are in a never-ending banquet in the Havana night in the 1960s-this sincere, warm and natural fit Party countries, stars, music, dance, Prado Avenue in Havana, take us through the modern world where old and new meet.
Zenith’s Retro Gentleman’s Night, the classic snooker lets people taste the gentleman’s style
The Jaguar vintage car from 1920 comes from the modern era
British royal brand Trofit, provides meticulous traditional gentleman grooming services
Guests enjoyed a close look at Zenith and Gosba’s professional hand-made masters, bringing exquisite craftsmanship to interpret movement assembly and hand-rolled cigars
As a loyal fan of Zenith’s retro gentleman style, Hu Jun, an elegant gentleman with a tough personality, Wang Yaoqing also came to the party scene. There was also boxing champion Zou Shiming. The king who usually dominated the stadium came with his wife, exposing the gentleman of Gu family. Warm nature. Whether it is a retro bow tie, exquisite cufflinks or the lines that show the style on a suit, they all interpret their understanding of the spirit of a retro gentleman. And in order to reproduce the legendary watchmaking style that passed through the times when Zenith, the scene layout is also very thoughtful: like the gentleman bowler from the 1950s film, Trofit’s retro look and classic black eight billiards, these elements cooperate with Gosba The decoration of cigars and heavy locomotives puts people in the golden age of style and taste. Guests not only saw Zenith and Gosba’s professional hand-crafted masters at the scene brought exquisite craftsmanship to perform movement assembly and hand-rolled cigars; they could also taste a variety of fine wines from Hennessy and experience the Jaguar classic car from 1920 Ambilight from that era-it was a tropical time that belongs to Mambo’s swing rhythm. Hemingway once praised Mojito on the streets of Havana. Kennedy lingered for pure Cuban cigars ….. countless times Ming Su became associated with Havana at that time, leaving a strong impression. And many classic reproductions also show a strong gentleman retro feelings.
Aldo Magada and Javier Tres El Silia unveiled together, Zenith’s ‘Legend of COHIBA’ cigar-themed new watch
New Signature Watch Mellow Havana Classic
Of course, the new Zenith El Primero “LEGNED OF COHIBA” cigar theme watch is the most prominent protagonist at the party scene. It is equipped with the brand’s representative, the world’s most accurate high-frequency chronograph movement El Primero star speed (36,000 vibrations per hour, accuracy of 1/10 seconds), changing its classic legendary light gray, charcoal The three shades of black and blue match the colors of Gosba cigars. 42 mm rose gold case with engraved year numeral 1966. The small seconds at 9 o’clock is decorated with the head of the original Taino patriarch, which is also the symbol of the Gosba cigar factory.
On the dial, not only the delicate golden veins on the tobacco leaves can be seen, but also the iconic ring diameter design of Gosba cigars. The distinctive role of this colorful ring diameter on the cigar was to mark the diameter of the cigar. Today, the unique color has become the symbol of Gosba. When the legendary circle line runs straight through the dial, it makes people’s eyes shine, and it also highlights the wide atmosphere of the watch. The watch is paired with a brown alligator leather strap with orange and yellow linings, placed in an exclusive wooden case in the same color as the legendary Habernas cigar.
Sincere cooperation, tribute to legend
Zenith Global President Aldo Magada said at the scene: ‘Zenith is very honored to work with Gosba. Gosba is not only the best cigar brand under the Habanos brand. , Also represents the unremitting pursuit of product excellence-in line with Zenith’s more than 150 years of hard work to achieve a high degree of consistency. ‘
Just like Zenith is a pioneer in the field of fine watchmaking, the Gosba brand is also an avant-garde representative of many brands under Habanos. Gosba cigars are made by hand with a long tobacco core, which is a collection of many discerning connoisseurs. ‘These are two legendary brands with similar histories. Both are based on uniqueness and innovation, and share a common vision: that is to provide customers with excellence.’ Javier Tres, Vice President of Development at Habanos Javier Terrés said so.
Zenith always believes that legends are born in the times, and times also create legends. As the leader of the traditional luxury watch brand camp, Zenith insists on completely self-manufactured movements, which has not only become a proof of extraordinary quality, but also has achieved the brand of history, and has given Zenith an interpretation of the spirit of the retro gentleman with timepiece strength.
‘Legend of COHIBA’ Cigar Theme Watch Technical Parameters
El Primero 400 B automatic movement
Movement: 13¼ legal minutes; (diameter: 30 mm)
Movement thickness: 6.6 mm
Number of components: 326
Number of jewels: 31
Vibration frequency: 36,000 times / hour (5 Hz)
Power reserve: at least 50 hours
Retouching: Automatic rotor with Côtes de Genève motif
Central hours and minutes display
Small seconds at 9 o’clock
－Central chronograph hands
-12 hour counter at 6 o’clock
－30 minutes counter at 3 o’clock
Speed scale mark
Date display at 6 o’clock
Case, dial and hands
Diameter: 42 mm
Hollow diameter: 37.1 mm
Thickness: 12.75 mm
Table mirror: curved double-sided anti-glare sapphire crystal
Case back: transparent double-sided anti-glare sapphire crystal with Gosba logo
Material: 18K Rose Gold
Water resistance: 10 ATM (100 meters)
Dial: Brown sunburst dial with special Gosba decorations and logo
Time-scale hands: rhodium-plated, faceted, covered with SuperLuminvaSLN C1
Strap & Buckle
Brown alligator strap with special Gosba cigar rubber protection
18K Rose Gold Pin Buckle