The Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 is the product of a surprising partnership between French watchmaker Bell & Ross and Renault Sport. The former is known for producing military and aviator watches while the latter is a popular racing team.

The Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 is the product of a surprising partnership between French watchmaker Bell & Ross and Renault Sport. The former is known for producing military and aviator watches while the latter is a popular racing team.

However, the collaboration gave birth to the sophisticated and stylish Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1.  The new watch is a novelty for both companies and is a prelude to more bespoke offering in years to come.

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The Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 was released to coincide with the launching of Renault’s new racing car, the RS17. The Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 is a powerful and highly functional timepiece, featuring everything needed to perform in the high-powered terrain of the racetracks. Made from cutting-edge materials, the chronograph promises to be the ultimate race driver timepiece with its bold looks and sporty feel. While the chronograph was made with the racetrack in mind, it can be worn by lovers of the sport all over the world.

The Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 comes in a 03 case, which according to Bell & Ross signifies the smaller version of its famous round within a square case design. The watch features a matte black ceramic case and is screwed at the corners. It has a diameter of 42mm and is scratch-proof, resistant and lightweight. On the right side, the watch sports a yellow and a black rectangular pusher and is fastened with a black rubber strap.

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The distinguishing feature between the Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 and the aviator chronographs from Bell & Ross is the new dial. The hands, sub-counter rim, and tachymeter scale are black with yellow accents. Reminiscent of F1 cars, the Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 sports a carbon fiber main dial and also comes with luminous Arabic numerals. It has an uncomplicated layout with centrally positioned hours and minutes, the small second at 3 o’clock, date at 4h30, and a 30-minute counter at 9 o’clock.

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The Bell & Ross BR03 RS17 Renault Sport F1 is powered by the caliber BR-CAL.301, an automatic chronograph movement developed from the 2894 model. The chronograph is water resistant to 100m and has 42 hours’ power reserve. Only 500 pieces will be produced and each watch comes at a retail price of 5,600 Euro.

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