The Breitling Top Time watches, debuting in 1964, marked a pivotal moment in horological history. Designed to provide a blend of affordability and style that resonated with young watch lovers and sports enthusiasts, it swiftly gained a huge following. What set the Breitling Top Time collection apart was its vibrant dials and innovative elements influenced by the classic racing cars, such as the rotating bezel featured on some models. Notably, it was among the first Breitling chronographs to embrace a self-winding movement, a pioneering leap.
Though the Breitling Top Time watches temporarily bid adieu in the early '80s, its resurgence in 2011 with the Top Time, tribute to Willy Breitling reaffirmed its timeless allure. This faithful homage was succeeded by a series of contemporary Top Time models, ensuring its legacy endures.
One of top line series of Breitling watches, today, the Breitling Top Time stands as an emblem of chronograph excellence, celebrated for its aesthetics, impeccable craftsmanship, and unwavering reliability.
The Breitling Top Time collection features bold and lively dials, useful innovations and exquisite workmanship. The watches are equipped with dials made of vibrant color palettes ranging from classic black & white all the way up to striking shades of blue, green and red. Some even feature intricate patterns and eye-catching multicolors, adding visual delight to this whole process. These watches emphasize utility with big, legible markers and hands for the hours, and generously sized chronograph sub dials.
The Breitling Top Time is fitted with two or three chronographs in “squircle” (neither fully square nor fully circle) shaped subdials, which include the 30-minute counter, the 12 hour counter, and on occasion a continuous second-hand dial in color red almost in all of the models of these series giving off the theme of the race continuing. The layout of these subdials usually are at 3, 6, and 9 o’clock positions. Constructed predominantly from stainless steel with gold variants as well, the Top Time comes equipped with a solid watch case that is rated to handle upto 100-meters of water resistance.
This enables watchmakers to cater to different preferences, something that is also reflected in the choice of straps available for the Breitling Top Time, ranging from leather to stainless steel providing comfort to the wearer's wrist. The straps come in a vast range of hues, from classics like black and brown to vibrant colors like red, catering to all tastes and preferences. They also come fitted with a sturdy sapphire crystal and dependable screw-down crowns as well.
The Top Line of the Top Time
The Breitling Top Time B01 Triumph and Breitling Top Time Deus are two remarkable timepieces that epitomize perfection and style.
The Breitling Top Time B01 Triumph is a symbol of sophistication and complication. It has the highlight of the watch, that is the ice-blue dial celebrating the partnership with the motorcycle brand Triumph. This watch offers a classic black leather strap allowing the wearer to feel the essence of the road within. The Breitling Top Time Triumph B01 is crafted from the premium stainless steel case that ensures continuity and life. The sapphire crystal protects the dial making it scratch-resistant. The B01 movement, with its chronograph functionality and precise timekeeping is at the heart of this watch. The design shows the Triumph emblem at 6 o'clock accompanied with the tachymeter scale. The subdials on the dial give functionality with style, offering features such as chronograph counters and small seconds. Water-resistant and boasting Breitling's famed craftsmanship, this is a watch that blends classic design with ultramodern performance.
The Breitling Top Time Deus is a watch that embraces a more free spirit. Its vibrant blue dial color matched with a brown racing theme leather strap gives off a more retro look. The Deus model is crafted with a stainless steel case for continuity and features a sapphire crystal for scratch resistance. The B01 movement, same as Breitling Top Time Triumph B01 ensures accurate timekeeping and includes subdials at 3 and 9 o'clock respectively with yellow and orange details on top of the chronograph counters. They're also water resistant, making it suitable for various conditioning. This watch is a bold expression of individuality and a symbol of an active and dynamic life.
Kapoor Watch Co.
Kapoor Watch Co., an authorized retail store for Breitling watches for men and Breitling watches for women, offers a wide variety of Breitling Top Time watches to choose from alongside other luxury watches. Our expansive collection of world’s top luxury watch brands makes sure to provide the perfect watch to match one's personal style.