Pre-sale campaign: Launching July 15th 2023 (15.00 CET) Delivery during October 2023
Welcome to Direnzo Watches, where timeless elegance meets retro-futuristic innovation. We are thrilled to introduce our latest timepiece, the DRZ 02R Aerolite (R stands for reduced). Building upon the success of our iconic DRZ 02, this reimagined model combines a smaller form factor with a striking metal bracelet, resulting in a timepiece that exudes sophistication and versatility.
In addition to its retro-futuristic aesthetics, the DRZ 02R Aerolite introduces an exciting array of new colors, including the striking Burnt Orange variant. This vibrant hue adds a bold and adventurous touch to the timepiece, further accentuating its retro-futuristic appeal.
Practicality and functionality are key aspects of the DRZ 02R Aerolite. The SuperLuminova on the crown ensures optimal visibility in low-light conditions, while the precise automatic movement guarantees accurate timekeeping and exceptional durability. This fusion of vintage-inspired design and modern features creates a timepiece that is as reliable as it is visually captivating.
The most outstanding feature of the case is its elliptical elevation, a design element that pays homage to the sleek lines of vintage Bugatti automobiles. This unique shape accentuates the watch’s edges with polished fillets, showcasing meticulous attention to detail. Furthermore, the countercurve at the transversal section generates intriguing shadow play, adding depth and dimension to the timepiece.
Join us on this horological journey as we unveil the DRZ 02R Aerolite, a tribute to the past, designed for the present, and destined to become a cherished heirloom of the future.
Standard model pricing:
Pre-sale price: 700 chf
Retail price: 750 chf
Limited edition PVD (Only 40 units) pricing:
Pre-sale price: 800 chf
Retail price: 850 chf
There will be 6 color variants, no-date and date (positioned at 6 o’clock).
- Blue with blue Super-LumiNova
- Burnt orange with BGW9 Super-LumiNova
- Grey with orange Super-LumiNova
- Purple with BGW9 Super-LumiNova
- Black with BGW9 Super-LumiNova
- PVD and black dial with red paint (no Super-LumiNova)
Note: Your timepiece will be shipped from Switzerland
- Case material: 316L with scratch resistance coating (HV 800)
- Crystal: Flat sapphire with anti-reflective coating
- Water resistant: 10atm
- Diameter without crown: 39mm
- Lug to lug: 44mm
- Height: 10.8mm (Including sapphire)
- Case back: screw down with sapphire crystal
- Movement: Sellita SW-200-1 Elaboré with incabloc shock protection system
- Dial: sandwich dial, matt or sunburst fumé
- Crown: non screw down
- Bracelet: 316L with scratch resistance coating (HV 800) screw down pins
- Clasp: Butterfly and optional folding clasp
- Included half links
The dial’s bowl shape was first introduced with the DRZ 02 back in 2018. This type of dial helps to create a seamless continuity between dial and case, it also creates a deep sense of depth and 3D effect on the whole watch. This kind of dial manufacture requires a CNC modelling process, unlike that used to produce a more conventional and simpler flat disc.
The DRZ 02R “Aerolite” features a 316L stainless steel bracelet. This bracelet is extremely comfortable. Your DRZ 02R will come with included half links and an optional folding clasp with 5 microadjustments and the proper endlinks so you can swap the butterfly easily in case you prefer to use your 02R that way. The extra clasp will come with the scratch resistant coating as well (and of course engraved logo)
Throughout the world the reputation of Swiss made watches is unrivalled. Know-how, impeccable quality, aesthetic prowess, technical innovation: the indication “Swiss made” reflects all this, and much more. Assembled in Switzerland, the DRZ 02R “Aerolite” sports the Swiss automatic movement Sellita SW-200-1 and comes in Elaboré version with an Incabloc protection system, a high quality and accurate mechanism for three hands with 38 hours of power reserve and a 28’800 A/h (4 Hz) frequency. Aside from the assembly and quality control undertaken in our Swiss atelier.