Cortina

The Cortina hails from a time when the Chronomatic-powered mainstays of the Heuer catalogue were slowly being replaced. While the Autavia remained a key part of the line-up, the Monaco and Silverstone had been discontinued, and the Carrera range reduced. In their places came a new range of Calibre 12 models, including the Daytona and the Cortina.

The Cortina name was also used in the early 1980s for a short-lived Lemania 5100 model. The second generation Cortina shares nothing, other than its name, with the Calibre 12 models from the 1970s.

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