Graham Silverstone RS Racing

Graham Silverstone RS Racing

Probably best known for their uncompromising Chronofighter collections, which feature that massive love-it-or-hate-it crown protection and chrono trigger system, the Graham watch company have just announced the addition of three new models in their more accessible Silverstone RS series.

Being Graham, they're not exactly the shy or retiring types, and all three feature strong, attention demanding colourways. the Silverstone RS Racing the common factors between all three are the chequered decoration on the blue or black dials, as well as resin composite bezel inserts and cool strap inlays to complement the model variant.

A transparent exhibition caseback reveals the openworked oscillating rotor and the G1749 automatic movement within, and buyers can choose between rubber tyre tread strap or steel bracelet at no additional charge.

The lowdown:

Automatic chronograph (seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours counters). 
Day-date at 3 o’clock
Hours, minutes, seconds
G1749, automatic chronograph 28’800 A/h (4Hz)
Incabloc shock absorber
25 jewels
Power reserve: 48 hours 

Case: 46 mm steel. Steel control pushers – “RS” inscription engraved on the crown. Domed sapphire crystal, anti-reflective coating on both faces. See-through sapphire crystal case back

Bezel:  Blue/green composite resin bezel with white tachymeter scale, Yellow/orange composite resin ring under the bezel 

Water resistance:  330 feet / 100 m / 10 bar 

Dial:  Blue/black chequered dial with coloured minute scale. Orange or yellow chrono, minutes and seconds counters' hands. Automobile brake disc-shaped seconds counter with orange or yellow indicator. Day-date at 3 o’clock 

Strap: Integrated tyre tread rubber with coloured inset. Steel folding buckle