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Issue One Winter 2011


Car Watches - The Chopard Mille Miglia XL GT Power Control Reviewed by Adrian Ainsworth


In 2009, Lady Peanut and myself decided to plan a driving holiday in Europe for 2010 touring Italy and an easy way to plan the route is to follow the route of the famous Mille Miglia road race that ran from 1927 to 1957 and which has been revived as a classic car event. Chopard sponsor the event and commemorate the fact by


producing their Mille Miglia range of watches. This is quoted from Chopard's web site, "Passion, performance, precision: these are just a few of the striking similarities between automotive engineering and mechanical watchmaking. The Mille Miglia collection links these two worlds and perfectly represents the


spirit of la corsa più bella del mondo....


Chopard has been actively supporting the Mille Miglia as a main sponsor and official timekeeper since 1988. This longstanding partnership has given rise to a collection of precision sports watches reflecting this unparalleled


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