Zenith Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up series has been added to the collection in 2018, once again conveying charming retro charm with cool black shape. Ton Up is a very interesting watch inspired by a unique modified motorcycle style. ZENITH has adopted a pilot watch design and combined it with the old motorcycle racing tradition. The extremely popular Ton Up not only emulates the pilot’s watch launched more than 70 years ago, its imitating stainless steel finish looks like a watch that has been worn for decades!
The new Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up is still a true pilot watch in design. Using a masculine 45mm distressed stainless steel case, this stylish approach focuses on matching the retro charm with the overall design of the watch. The Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up Black fits the wrists comfortably and broadly in style with other Type 20 The models follow the same line. This heritage is also evident in many other important features, including the giant onion crown, which is specially designed for easy operation with gloves, and the large-scale adjustment knob to easily start the chronograph. A useful function, you can operate freely with or without gloves.
The Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up Black faceplate is minimalist, showing only time. Extra-large luminous minute and second hands (a typical feature of pilot watches) provide clear reading in everyday style, with a large SuperLumiNova® white luminous coated Arabic numeral hour markers, plus the assistance of a double chronograph, equipped at 9 o’clock Small seconds dial with chronograph minute timer at 3 o’clock. Powered by the brand’s own legendary El Primero 4069 automatic movement, it runs at 5 Hz (36,000 vibrations per hour) and has a power reserve of 50 hours.
The all-black effect is maximized in the 2018 Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up Black model. The black matte dial complements the oily frosted leather strap and black case of this series, exuding the extreme style of a low-key rider. For added comfort and longevity, the strap is lined with protective rubber with contrasting white handmade stitching and a titanium buckle. Similar to previous Pilot models, with a vintage biplane motif, as the name suggests, the distressed stainless steel case back of the Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up watch is deeply etched with the pose of a modified motorcycle rider . Water-resistant to 100 meters, with its outstanding design and high-frequency movement, the Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up is the dream lover of a stylish person wearing a leather jacket!
Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up
Stainless steel material / El Primero 4069 automatic movement