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Chronometer Watch

Faster further higher deeper

Faster Longines has developed specific timing systems for high-speed disciplines, including world records set by Donald Campbell in 1964 on land (648km/h) and on water (445 km/h). It was official timekeeper for Formula One Grand Prix races between 1982 and 1992.

Friday, 11 May, 2007, 12:00am

Accuracy in extreme conditions

The watchmaker has freshened its image with a precision-sport ambassador, while remaining true to its practical roots

4 May 2006 - 12:00am

Fashion brand goes high-end

Rebel designer John Galliano is the creative force behind the company's switch to luxury timepieces

Some people are blessed with talent and good fortune, and for Christian Dior's artistic director of haute couture, ready-to-wear and women's accessories, John Galliano seems to have the Midas touch.

4 May 2006 - 12:00am

Conductor series stays on track

THE BALL CONDUCTOR series is described as 'a model of minimalist elegance', with design based on one of the earliest wristwatch models in the 1920s. It is said to be closest to the company's roots and past, and is also the only one bearing a rectangular shape under the Ball name.

14 May 2004 - 12:00am