The new Elite Chronograph Classic comes on a blue alligator strap, and is listed for $6,900 – which represents a price drop of $1,500 from last year’s model. As we’ve mentioned, the blue dial gives the watch a much altered character – with the original dial, it’s a very traditional looking, somewhat austere design; with the blue dial it becomes much more eye-catching and, dare I say it, more overtly fun and outgoing wristwatch, without losing any of the underlying classicism that makes the original so attractive.

Read more about the Zenith El Primero Chronograph Classic here.

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