Since 2013, the famous Swiss sports watch brand-Tudor has officially become the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) World Endurance Championship (WEC) Timing partner.
Swiss watch maker Tudor watch for its consistent philosophy and excellent Grantour series, make its cooperation with the World Endurance Championship attracted much attention. This championship is one of the most difficult races under the International Automobile Federation and has made a huge contribution to the history of world racing.
As the official timing partner of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the cooperation between Tudor and the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) is logical and significant. This agreement not only continues the close cooperation between Tudor and Motorsport for nearly half a century, but also confirms the common philosophy that promotes cooperation between both parties-passion and outstanding performance are the keys to success.
The FIA World Endurance Championship is a World Motorsport Championship organized by the Western Automobile Club (ACO) and the International Automobile Federation (FIA) in June 2011. This event revived the World Championship for Makes in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, the World Endurance Championship Group C in the 1980s, and the World Sports Car in the 1990s Championship (World Sportscar Championship). The FIA World Endurance Championship 2014 season includes a total of 8 races and will be played on legendary tracks (Silverstone / Silverstone, Spa / Francorchamps, Le Mans / Le Mans, Interlagos / Interlagos and Fuji / Fuji) and important regions (Austin / Austin, Shanghai / Shanghai, Bahrain / Bahrain) which are still writing the history of racing. If the FIA World Endurance Championship has become one of the classic motorsport events, this success can be largely attributed to the high level of the arena (with a famous car brand as the background) and the emphasis on environmental protection. It is these factors that make today’s FIA World Endurance Championship one of the grandest events that showcases racing technology in all directions.
Adhering to the concept of unremitting pursuit of superior performance, Tudor has been committed to manufacturing superb chronograph watches for decades. These watches combine superb functions and reliability with a combination of retro elegance and irresistible masculine charm. Gran Turismo racing represents the perfect balance of performance and style. Inspired by this model and its love of the racing world, Tudor launched the Tudor Grantour series in 2009. TUDOR Grantour Chrono Fly-Back is the star model of this series. The watch is made of stainless steel or pink gold steel. With the function of real-time redesign and instantaneous zero reset, the wearer can simultaneously set The timing of each period is the perfect timing tool for the World Endurance Championship enthusiasts. Because enthusiasts know that the intense and charming charm of endurance racing can’t be stopped. This is an exciting time for Tudor, the new timing partner.
FIA WEC schedule for 2014 season
1. April 20 6 hours at Silverstone
2. May 3 Spa 6 hours
3. June 14 Le Mans 6 hours
4. September 20 6 hours at the US circuit
5. October 12 Fuji 6 hours
6. November 2 Shanghai 6 hours
7. November 15 6 hours in Bahrain
8. November 30, 6 hours in Sao Paulo-