Kuwait, 18 March 2018 – Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen and its retail partner in Kuwait, Morad Yousuf Behbehani Group, marked the exciting introduction of the exclusive Ingenieur Chronograph Edition Kuwait City with a cocktail reception. The launch follows the success of the Portugieser Automatic Edition Kuwait and commemorates the longstanding partnership between IWC and the Behbehani Group, as well as the vibrant country’s passion for racing. Held at the IWC boutique at 360 mall, the event was attended by a selection of guests who learned more about the limited-edition timepiece.
“It gives us great pride to launch this limited-edition Ingenieur timepiece in Kuwait with our partner the Morad Yousuf Behbehani Group. This is our way of paying tribute to the effervescent country of Kuwait and its passionate watch aficionados who have been collecting IWC timepieces over the years. We intend to keep strengthening the relationship we have forged”, explains Luc Rochereau, Brand Director for IWC Schaffhausen.
“We are delighted to launch the second IWC limited edition for Kuwait and thrilled with the new timepiece, especially as it reflects the golden age of classic motorsport”, added Abdul Mohsen Ali Behbehani, director of the Behbehani Group.
INGENI EUR CHRONOGRAPH EDITION KUWAIT CITY (REF. IW380804)
Only 150 of this limited-edition timepiece are available worldwide. It features the newly developed IWC-manufactured 69375 calibre, which promises precise and reliable timekeeping. The elegant timepiece has a brown calfskin strap and a warm, green dial with gold-plated hands, and a stainless-steel case. The chronograph with a column-wheel tachymeter scale has been calibrated to measure the average speed of an object over a distance of 1,000 metres. The design of this striking tribute to the golden age of classic motorsport takes its inspiration from the first Ingenieur from 1955