The Group B watch is favourite round right here, and for good cause. It’s an imminently wearable watch at 39mm in diameter and simply 9mm in thickness, with a single hyperlink bracelet that matches neatly into the case design with out fairly being built-in. Which means extra strap choices, and that’s an excellent factor for this watch. Maybe extra importantly, although, is the pure originality of the Group B, which defies easy classification. It’s real, and at beneath $1,000, it’s approachable.
The Nightstage III will get a placing pink grid design atop the matte black dial with matching pink indices and arms. The colours bear a robust resemblance to the gauges and steering wheel (and fabric… and shift knob) you’d discover within the Group B Homologation automotive Peugeot 205 T16 should you ask me. That’s an excellent factor. A glance via lots of the interiors of Group B vehicles will yield no scarcity of inspiration, nonetheless, and the Nightstage III feels proper at residence on this context.
Hold a watch out for a hands-on take a look at the Nightstage III alongside the I and II fashions within the close to future in what’s rapidly changing into a collector set to have for any old-school racing fanatic. Inside you’ll discover the dependable, if not refined, Miyota 9015 at work, very like the others. Once more, simply 200 of those shall be constructed, every priced at $975. Autodromo.