It is no secret that Cristiano Ronaldo, in addition to being considered one of the strongest footballers ever, is a big fan and collector of watches and supercars. Given his arrival in Italy, we Perpetual Passion, we certainly could not forget to show you some of his precious timepieces...
HUBLOT Aerofusion KING GOLD
When theSanta Caterina airport in Funchal and Madeira was renamed Cristiano Ronaldo International Airport (photo above), the athlete, who certainly could not miss the event, where the bronze statue of himself was also officially unveiled, immortalized by the media, had on his wrist a chronograph Hublot of the line Classic FusionTheAEROFUSION KING GOLD (photo below, price 34.600 EURO).
Featuring a large 45mm case made of Hublot's special "King Gold," said to be redr than traditional red gold, this Classic Fusion Chronograph packs an elegant two-meter black dial and a date window at 6 o'clock. Complementing the dark dial is an elegant black crocodile leather strap with King Gold deployable buckle.
BVLGARI Octo Tourbillon Diamond
Cristiano has repeatedly shown his appreciation for Italian design, a couple of months ago he posted on his social media platforms a photo of him with a luxurious on his wrist Bulgarian of the line eight. The Bulgari Octo Tourbillon Diamond, characterized by the super thin case and completely embellished with white diamonds, shows a complex tourbillon mechanism. Price about 700.000 EURO.
ROLEX Sky-Dweller & Cosmograph Daytona
A big fan of Rolex watches, especially solid gold watches, Ronaldo owns numerous timepieces from the world's most famous Swiss brand. In the photo above, he is immortalized with a Rolex Sky-Dweller Everose (price 45,500 EUROS) one of the most complicated modern Rolex watches, an annual calendar equipped with numerous complications including date, month and double time zone.
But he could certainly not miss the most iconic watch in the Rolex house, theOyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona, in the photos below we can notice him on the wrist of the Portuguese ace in two different versions and at two different moments of his career.
Brand Ambassador per TAG HEUER
As an official brand ambassador Day, this year for a time, he naturally wore a number of the brand's watches, including the expensive Mikrotourbillons race.
The Microtourbillon is the most ambitious luxury chronograph ever created by TAG Heuer. It is the fastest tourbillon in the world and the first integrated to a precise chronograph at 1/100 of a second that can be started and stopped. This bold double-chain and dual-axis timepiece is an absolutely extraordinary unique piece, equipped with two different tourbillons, one for the watch and one for the chronograph.
It is the first precision tourbillon chronograph that meets certification criteria and, without a doubt, the fastest and most accurate tourbillon ever made. All without neglecting aesthetics. (Price about 200,000 EUROS).
In addition to this masterpiece of micromechanics of the Tag Heuer house, Cristiano did not miss another gem of the maison of Le Chaux-de-Fonds, the 1158 CHN Ronnie Peterson.
FAST MECHANICS 4 Valves
In 2011, then at Real Madrid, the Portuguese wears some fancy models of Fast Mechanics, an Italian company founded in 2006. In particular, the Four Nite Lite Valves a model in pink gold and diamonds, four separate ETA 2671 automatic movements and a Louisiana alligator strap worth 30,000 EURO.
Passion for FRANCK MULLER
At a press conference last October, on the eve of Manchester United-Juventus, Ronaldo showed up with a TOURBILLON Franck Muller, one of a kind: 424 white and red diamonds set in the dial, for a total of 15.25 carats, completed by a white gold bracelet for a total value estimated at around 2,000,000 EURO.
Always of Frank Muller, in 2012, we see a limited edition of the maison, dedicated to the Cristiano himself: a special retrograde Bi version in rose gold with 7 diamonds placed at the 7 o'a.m. indicator. On the back the signature of the soccer player. Price 110,000 EUROS.
Jacob&Co. watches for superstars
The watch that, more than the others, attracted the attention of the masses and which he first wore in Basel, in 2013, is theEpic SF24 of Jacob & Co., a watch designed for collectors who travel frequently. In the upper quadrant are indicated the time zones of 24 locations, selectable thanks to a button placed laterally. Price about 100,000 EUROS.
We could go on forever but we prefer to conclude with his Jacob & Co. More significant, the Grand Baguette Diamond Timepiece, clock that simultaneously shows the time of five different cities, with 761 diamonds adorning the case and dial, exclusive to those decorating the five crowns. A strictly limited edition of only 6 pieces worldwide worth over 1,000,000 euros.
A life full of passions
There are three things cristiano ronaldo likes more than anything else, The first is certainly his passion for football, then, in turn, come the clocks and the cars. It is very difficult to estimate with certainty how many specimens, exactly, his collections are composed.
We certainly know that both will grow and, that they will make press, fans and haters argue...
An indiscretion from the Spanish newspaper Brand a few days ago, saw Cristiano Ronaldo interested in the purchase of the new Bugatti presented as "La Voiture Noire", a unique piece, costing more than any other vehicle ever produced in history. and CR7, which already has an enviable fleet of cars, would like to add this "black jewel" to its collection. Bugatti's Voiture Noire has 1,500 horsepower and can reach 420 km/h, but will only be ready in a couple of years at the price of 11 Million EUROS.