After the first interpretation of the Submersible Luna Rossa presented at the last edition of the SIHH, Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva, Panerai has chosen SIAR, International Hall of High Relojeria of Mexico City, to consolidate the partnership with Luna Rossa and unveil three bold new models: Luminor Luna Rossa Regatta - 47 mm (PAM01038), Luminor Luna Rossa Chrono Flyback - 44 mm (PAM01037), Luminor Luna Rossa GMT - 44 mm (PAM01036).
These new references are striking for the skilful mix of cutting-edge materials, selected by Panera Ideas Laboratoryi drawing on the experience on the field in the hulls of the America's Cup, and the graphics with a strong personality that best summarize the aesthetic codes of Luna Rossa. The new Luminor Regattas are also equipped with special functions to accompany the Luna Rossa team also on the competition field, thanks to the Regatta countdown, flyback horn, in addition to GMT to be set to the Auckland time zone for regattas in New Zealand waters.
These three models differ in addition to the functions, come onmaterials used for the crates. Carbotech, made thanks to the compression of thin sheets of carbon fiber at a controlled temperature at high pressure with a high-end polymer, PEEK (Polyetheretherketone), which binds the composite material making it even stronger and more resistant, chosen for the Luminor Luna Rossa Regatta - 47 mm (PAM01038).
La micro-sandblasted black high-tech ceramic, for the Luminor Luna Rossa Chrono Flyback - 44 mm (PAM01037). Il Grade 2 titanium with black DLC coating, for the Luminor Luna Rossa GMT - 44 mm (PAM01036).
To animate the new Luminor Luna Rossa, three self-winding calibers with three days of power reserve, specially designated by the Panerai Manufacture in Neuchâtel to emphasize the respective complications. From Caliber P.9100 / R mounted on the Luminor Luna Rossa Regatta - 47 mm (PAM01038), the only movement of the brand equipped with a function specifically aimed at the world of sailing as the Regatta countdown, pre-departure countdown. But also of the flyback chronograph, a specificity shared with the Caliber P.9100 intended to support the Luminor Luna Rossa Chrono Flyback - 44 mm (PAM01037).
The Luminor Luna Rossa GMT - 44 mm (PAM01036) is equipped with the Caliber P.9010 / GMT with indication of a second time zone.
Water resistance is guaranteed up to 30 bar, about 300 meters deep for the Luminor GMT or 10 bars, about 100 meters deep, for the new ones chronographs Luminor Luna Rossa. All watches are supplied with a black Ponte Vecchio calf leather strap with white stitching, and accompanied by an additional black rubber strap.
To complete the equipment, a specific sail material box customized with the Panerai and Luna Rossa logos, complete with a certificate certifying the authenticity of the sail material coming from Luna Rossa and making up the clock face.