LONDON, U.K. - Casio Edifice, creators of motorsport-inspired high-performance watches, today announced the release of a very limited run of specially created watch cases made from the carbon fibre used in Scuderia Toro Rosso’s factory. The watchmaker has commissioned the creation of these limited edition cases in time for Father’s Day this Sunday to mark its official sponsorship of the Scuderia Toro Rosso.
Each case, expertly hand-crafted from pure carbon fibre and brushed aluminium, will contain a brand new EQB-500DB watch that combines dynamic styling with cutting-edge technology.
ade available to purchase, representing each of the two Scuderia Toro Rosso drivers, demand is expected to be extremely high. The Casio Edifice X Toro Rosso limited edition watch cases will go on sale at precisely 13.00pm BST this Sunday 19th June (Father’s Day) priced at £1,200.00 – just as the chequered flag waves to mark the start of the European Grand Prix in Baku. They will be available exclusively from www.edifice-watches.co.uk.
Commenting on the announcement of the carbon fibre creations, Casio UK’s Head of Marketing, Tim Gould, said: “Like Scuderia Toro Rosso, Casio Edifice delivers perfect timing through its commitment to design and technology. We are thrilled that we can bring together the style and precision of both the motorsports environment and the EQB-500DB watch through the creation of these limited edition cases. We truly think these are the ultimate Father’s Day gifts for any racing enthusiast”
Franz Tost, Team Principal of Scuderia Toro Rosso: “We’re delighted to celebrate our partnership with Casio Edifice in such a creative way. It’s fantastic to see this project coming together and the perfectly designed EQB-500DB encased within the carbon fibre of our factory. A perfect way to celebrate both Father’s Day and the European Grand Prix in Baku.”
Visit www.edifice-watches.co.uk this Sunday 19th June for a chance to purchase one of the limited edition cases. There you will also find more on the EQB-500DB, part of the Edifice series of high-performance chronograph watches that uses cutting-edge technology to deliver accuracy with innovative features to ensure perfect timing no matter where you are in the world.
The EQB-500DB is also available to purchase now for £300.00 RRP at www.edifice-watches.co.uk, in store at Casio London, and in premium jewellers nationwide.