Last Saturday was held at the prestigious auction house Sotheby’s auction in Geneva Important Watches, with 269 lots including pieces of Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constantin, among others, as is usual in auctions of this level. The total proceeds of the auction exceeded 4 million Swiss francs, the most expensive piece a Patek Philippe pocket, perpetual calendar and minute repeater in white gold, with a final price of 472,000 Swiss francs, about 425,000 euros.

Below that figure, but it is reaching astronomical 225,000 Swiss francs (just over 200,000 euros) find the clock before us today; one gold Heuer Carrera 1158, to become the protagonist Heuer has reached the highest value at auction, far exceeding the 10,000 to 20,000 Swiss francs were estimated at the beginning of the event. Six interested collectors and auction ten minutes were enough for its price been multiplied by twenty.

This Heuer Carrera 1158, known as “watch racing drivers,” in particular was a gift that own Jack Heuer did to Swedish Formula 1 driver Ronnie Peterson in 1972 and is engraved on the bottom the inscription “Succes Ronnie Peterson from Jack W. Heuer “. In addition, the batch was completed with a gold bar commemorating the “Prix Rouge et Blanc Joseph Siffert” award for acting reicibido rider in the Grand Prix of Germany 1972, he played at Nurburgring.

This high benchmark in Cocreto initially was created exclusively for the Ferrari drivers, but given its popularity Heuer decided to produce additional parts, reaching out to sell about 500 units, the original price was 950 Swiss francs.

 

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Tag Heuer Carrera 1158 watch 3D Model .max .obj .3ds .fbx …

Tag Heuer Carrera 1158 watch 3D Model .max .obj .3ds .fbx ...

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Heuer carrera 1158

Heuer carrera 1158

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Tag Heuer Carrera 1158 watch 3d model

Tag Heuer Carrera 1158 watch 3d model

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50 years of Carrera

50 years of Carrera

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Hodinkee Posting: Carrera 1158, of Ronnie Peterson’s Father

Hodinkee Posting: Carrera 1158, of Ronnie Peterson's Father

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TAG Heuer Carrera Carbon Matrix Composite 1887

TAG Heuer Carrera Carbon Matrix Composite 1887

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La Cote des Montres : Enchères Heuer "Carrera", Automatic …

La Cote des Montres : Enchères Heuer "Carrera", Automatic ...

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Tag Heuer Grand Carrera WAV515B.BD0903 Watch

Tag Heuer Grand Carrera WAV515B.BD0903 Watch

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New Arrival: 18 KG Carrera Automatic (1158 CHN)

New Arrival: 18 KG Carrera Automatic (1158 CHN)

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Yellow Gold Heuer Carrera, ref. 1158CH at 1stdibs

Yellow Gold Heuer Carrera, ref. 1158CH at 1stdibs

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TAG Heuer Carrera Automatic Full Gold Fake Watches For …

TAG Heuer Carrera Automatic Full Gold Fake Watches For ...

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Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date 34 Edelstahl Ref. 115200 Blau …

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date 34 Edelstahl Ref. 115200 Blau ...

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HEUER Carrera Ref. 2547S Jahr 1965

HEUER Carrera Ref. 2547S Jahr 1965

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Un reloj Heuer bate récords en subasta

Un reloj Heuer bate récords en subasta

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Bvlgari Diagono Professional Chronograph Gmt40s Automatic …

Bvlgari Diagono Professional Chronograph Gmt40s Automatic ...

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Der Heuer Vintagethread ! – UhrForum

Der Heuer Vintagethread ! - UhrForum

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Chronomania

Chronomania

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Heuer Vintage CARRERA Chronograph Cal.12 Gelbgold Ref …

Heuer Vintage CARRERA Chronograph Cal.12 Gelbgold Ref ...

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TAG Heuer – Carrera – Ref. Tag Heuer

TAG Heuer - Carrera - Ref. Tag Heuer

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Ultimate Guide to the Heuer Carrera

Ultimate Guide to the Heuer Carrera

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