Monaco (TAG Heuer)

TAG Heuer reintroduced the Monaco in 1997 as part of its re-edition collection. The CS2110 was a huge success and inspired TAG Heuer to make the Monaco part of the mainstream TAG Heuer range, rather than just as a Heuer retro novelty. The Monaco range expanded over the years to include a smaller, more modern case design, as well as inspiring bold new watches such as the Monaco V4.

Going forward the Monaco collection will be reduced to a single model, the McQueen inspired blue-dial with the white registers and the famous Calibre 11 movement.

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Introducing the TAG Heuer Monaco Bamford Carbon Calibre 11 CAW2190

Following on from the successful launch of the Monaco Gulf Special is the arrival of another new Calibre 11-powered Heuer Monaco for 2018- and this one is something quite special. As regular readers will know, TAG Heuer and its sister LVMH brands signed a deal last year with London-based customiser Bamford Watch Department to offer customers the chance to design… Read More

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The 2018 TAG Heuer Baselworld Watch Collection

TAG Heuer has today unveiled its 2018 watch collection in Baselworld to complement the other 2018 watches launched earlier this year in Geneva and at the Geneva Motor Show last week. As you can see from the list of new models below, the focus for TAG Heuer in 2018 is the Carrera, which is celebrating its 55th year. If you… Read More

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Up Close with the TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 Gulf Edition CAW211R

After a limited release last year, the Monaco Calibre 11 Gulf Special Edition is now available worldwide in 2018, following the announcement of a new global licensing deal between Gulf Oil and TAG Heuer. The watch is the same as the US-only release from last year and is the latest in a long line of Gulf-branded and themed Monacos, with… Read More

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Up Close with the Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 Special Editions

Things have been awfully quiet of late for fans of the Monaco. We’ve seen the wonderful Monaco Twenty-Four and the black-dial Calibre 12 models all discontinued, leaving only the blue Calibre 11 and Calibre 12 models to keep the fire burning for TAG Heuer’s most iconic watch. And while the 50th Anniversary of the original 1133B Monaco looms large in… Read More

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30 Years of TAG Heuer- The 5 Most Important Watches

This year marks an important milestone for TAG Heuer, albeit one that so far has gone unrecognised and unnoticed by the entire watch world: 2016 is the 30th anniversary of TAG Heuer. The brand’s origins of course stretch back to 1860, and for the first 125 years the watches and timers produced by the company carried the famous “Heuer” name. The reason for the… Read More

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In Depth Review- 2015 TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 12 Boutique Edition

Over the last few years the TAG Heuer’s Monaco family tree has branched off into two distinct directions. On the one hand, we have heritage-themed models that remain faithful to the look and feel of the 70s original, such as the 2015 TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 we showed you a few weeks ago- perfect for the traditionalist. But for those… Read More

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First Look: Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 “McQueen” Chronograph

Contrary to popular opinion, TAG Heuer’s revived Monaco CS2110 in 1997 was not a true re-edition. Yes, it was the first time since the mid-1970s that the square Monaco was part of the TAG Heuer range, but rather than reproducing a facsimile of a specific historic Monaco model, TAG Heuer instead chose to develop a new dial design for the… Read More

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TAG Heuer Monaco V4 Phantom Carbon Matrix Composite (CMC)

TAG Heuer has applied the Carbon Matrix Composite (CMC) technology first developed in 2013 to one of its iconic watches with this new model- the 2015 TAG Heuer Monaco V4 Phantom. Since the arrival of Jean-Claude Biver as CEO in December 2014, TAG Heuer’s haute horlogerie range has been scaled back significantly and there were rumours that it would be scrapped… Read More

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First Look: 2014 Monaco Calibre 12 Boutique Edition

As regular readers will know, TAG Heuer has in recent years stepped up the number of models sold exclusively through their boutiques. And today we have the newest member of that family, the 2014 TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 12 Boutique Edition. The key with these watches is to understand that they are typically a “twist” on an existing model, rather… Read More

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TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 6 Full Black

You might be tempted to dismiss the new TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 6 Full Black as simply being a new variation on a watch that is getting close to its 10th birthday. Nothing exciting there. But we’re going to present the case that the very fact that there is a 2014 version of the Monaco watch in itself is an… Read More

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