Introducing the Jacob & Co. Bugatti Tourbillon A Fusion of Horology and Hypercar Engineering

In 2019, Jacob & Co. and Bugatti Automobiles joined forces to create a series of extraordinary timepieces inspired by Bugatti's hypercars. The pinnacle of this collaboration is the Jacob & Co. Bugatti Tourbillon, a watch that seamlessly integrates automotive design, mechanical performance, and luxury craftsmanship.

Design Inspiration

The Bugatti Tourbillon draws inspiration from Bugatti's new hyper sports car, also named Tourbillon. Ten defining design elements directly mirror the car's aesthetics, creating an unprecedented synergy between timepiece and automobile:

1. Case Shape : The watch case mirrors Bugatti's car, with the front grille flanked by side radiator inlets.

2. Sapphire Openings: Two large sapphire openings on the case sides resemble the car's side windows.
3. Sub-dials: The sub-dials mimic the car's dashboard and rpm counter.
4. Automaton: The watch's automaton emulates the car's V16 engine block, down to its exhaust manifolds.
5. Winding Crown: Even the winding crown replicates the car's control knobs.

Development Process

The Bugatti Tourbillon's creation involved close collaboration between Jacob & Co. and Bugatti. Over 18 months, the two teams worked together to integrate car and watch design seamlessly. The result? A masterpiece boasting 557 components, including:

V16 Engine Block Automaton Visible through the transparent sapphire case, the automaton mimics Bugatti's powerful V16 engine.30-Second Flying Tourbillon , A mesmerizing complication that enhances precision , Off-Centered Jumping Retrograde Hours and Retrograde Minutes , Unique time display ,Double Power Reserve Indicator Ensures optimal winding.48-Hour Power Reserve , Keeps the watch running smoothly.

Bugatti's Legacy, Captured in Time The Bugatti Tourbillon isn't just a watch; it's a celebration of innovation, craftsmanship, and timelessness. Inspired by Bugatti's hypercars, it embodies the spirit of pushing boundaries beyond limits. As you wear this horological marvel, you carry a piece of Bugatti's legacy on your wrist—a fusion of engineering excellence and luxury.

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