October 31st, 2014, Geneva, Switzerland. Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Geneva, the most authoritative event, revealed and Hublot Classic Fussion won the “Best Striking Watch” with great overwhelming dominance. Ricardo Guadalupe, Hublot’s president, received the award and expressed that the award meant a lot to Hublot and felt honor and pride to be awarded. This award reflects Hublot’s quality in every way. In addition to the modern style on Hublot watches, they are also fitted with the movement that was developed for over 24 months. Only a few watch producers can challenge that.
“This award means people’s acknowledgement to us. We are young but energetic, and this great honor expresses the approval of Hublot’s great feats on R&D of grand complications. Classic Fussion speaks for our success”, said Ricardo. “I hope I will join hands with Jean-Claude-Biver and all Hublot employees to share this moment. I expressed my gratitude to the committee. “
Classic Fussion Tourbillon Cathedral Minute Repeater Titanium, which was released on 2014, is fitted with a home-made minute repeater tourbillon movement. since born, Hublot’s design and movement move with different style. With this perseverance, Hublot promoted the second Classic Fussion Tourbillon Cathedral Minute Repeater, fully expressing its amazing balance between the aesthetic taste and modern design. 45mm case has a double grand complication movement, which reflects in another way the handling over tradition and modernization. Since the first Tourbillon Cathedral Minute Repeater was launched in 2010, a team consisting of micro-mechanical engineers, designers has been making persistent efforts on an overall update and optimization. After 24 months R&D, here comes the second Classic Fussion Tourbillon Cathedral Minute Repeater. It has all Hublot’s DNA and all the works were done within Hublot.
Through the sapphire mirror, tourbillon, escapement and minute repeater on HUB8001 manual-winding movement is clearly visible to us for the Hublot Classic Fusion.