The Rolex Daytona is one of the most iconic and renowned Rolex watches in the market. It is the perfect accessory for those seeking high performance, fine engineering and craftsmanship, and, of course, a passion for driving and speed. Vintage or modern, stainless steel or precious metals, the Daytona often serves a grail for collectors around the world.
In 1963, Rolex launched the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona which is a waterproof, robust tool watch built for racing drivers. It is built with a highly accurate and reliable chronograph and tachymeter scale which can be used by racers to precisely measure their speed of up to 400 kilometer per hour. This popular and admirable watch is truly legendary in the motor sports world. Dedicated to racing drivers, the Daytona provides the high performance accepted, while also remaining comfortable and elegant. The Rolex Daytona is truly remarkable due to its superb quality construction and state of the art timekeeping mechanism. With superb replica watches quality and high-end materials, these watches will surely last for a lifetime.
The Rolex Daytona is named for the city where the first NASCAR race was held. Daytona has always been associated with racing, and the Rolex Daytona lives up to that reputation with its chronograph functions. Originally designed for racecar drivers, the Daytona shot to fame when Paul Newman sported his own model. The Rolex Daytona watch comes in a variety of configurations. The most common stainless steel versions offer a sporty experience for the wearer while maximizing versatility. Rolex has also released a variety of commemorative models like the platinum reference 116506 with a brown bezel and stunning ice blue dial. Rolex Daytona watch is highly recommended to men who are seeking for a distinguished timepiece with an astounding history.
The Cosmograph Daytona 116520
The Cosmograph Daytona 116520 is one of the brand’s most popular references. The Rolex Daytona 116520 is a full stainless steel model from its 40mm Oystercase to its tachymetric engraved bezel, to its supremely comfortable Oyster bracelet, making it one very cool piece. The most distinct feature of the dial is the three round sub-counters at 3, 6, and 9 o’clock, followed by the red “DAYTONA” label above the subdial at 6 o’clock. Both the hour-markers and minute and hour hands are accented with luminescent material for in-the-dark readability, while wearers have the option between a bold black dial or a sleek white version.