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PUBLISHED: 10:45 08 September 2009 | UPDATED: 14:01 10 October 2012

The Chronomat B01 receives 6 out of 6 by a specialist watch magazine














BREITLING'S new Chronomat B01 has been reviewed in the

September edition of the German specialized trade magazine Uhren-Magazin and

has received a staggering 6 out of 6.


Uhren-Magazin is acknowledged in professional circles as the

world’s most serious watch journal and the six-page article praises the

accuracy of the Caliber B01 movement which was entirely developed and produced

in-house by Breitling.


The journalist writes, “It runs with incredible precision,

to the point of creating the impression that the Chronomat is equipped with a

quartz movement.”


Breitling vice-president Jean-Paul Girardin said, “The

praise heaped upon the Chronomat B01 by Uhren-Magazin is significant in that it

stems from an extremely serious and neutral source, as well as being based on

objective parameters backed by concrete figures.


“At a time when consumers are clearly returning to authentic

values, I see this as an encouraging sign for the Chronomat B01 – a wrist

instrument designed to assert itself as the benchmark among selfwinding


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