The new Café Racer series of watches by ContaTempo Scuderia are designed to be worn as either wristwatches or around the neck on a lanyard as a stop watch, this strikes me as being quite clever and potentially very useful, if you’re the kind of person who records lap times as they should be recorded – with a stop watch and a pencil.
The stop/go buttons on the watch are positioned at the top, specifically for use as in stop watch mode, the internals of the 2012/13 ContaTempo Scuderia watches are powered by the RONDA 3520.D movement, a highly-reliable Swiss quartz chronograph that have a battery life of 54 months and contain 4 jewel bearings.
If you’ve been looking for a unique watch that’ll come in handy at the race track, you might want to take a closer look at the Café Racer series here via www.ctscuderia.com
Ben has had his work featured on CNN, Popular Mechanics, Smithsonian Magazine, Road & Track Magazine, the official Pinterest blog, the official eBay Motors blog, BuzzFeed, and many more.
Silodrome was founded by Ben back in 2010, in the years since the site has grown to become a world leader in the alternative and vintage motoring sector, with millions of readers around the world and many hundreds of thousands of followers on social media.