Depancel: Auto RS - Heritage Blue Automatic

Convey your style and energy to absolutely brilliant effect with blue depths.

Doing things differently Depancel have a three-step concept that puts you at the heart of what they do: 1.We co-create with you our collections 2.We prototype & develop the products 3.Pre-orders are launched.

Founded in 2018 by Clément Meynier, former engineer at CERN (The European Organization for Nuclear Research) Depancel, have expertise, ingenuity and admirable transparency

in abundance. A brand that actively listen to their customers, they are also ever so passionate in their quest to create beautifully bold, robust, accessible French made mechanical timepieces.

Such as the exclusively limited-edition Auto RS -Heritage Blue Automatic. Ideal for everyday wear, both in-terms of style and functionality this precision masterpiece boasts an automatic 9110 Miyota mechanical movement, one of the best calibres in the world, its excellence is further enhanced during calibration at Depancel’s Besançon workshop. Leaving it purring like a well-oiled iconic Facel Vega or Delage French motor car.

It is equipped with a 40-hour power reserve function inspired by a fuel gauge, and has a transparent case back for optimal viewing pleasure of the engraved and painted in France winding rotor.

Making a tangible impact on local Franche-Comté craftsmanship, this sporty automotive inspired beauty is crafted from surgical steel with a cushioned shaped 42mm 12.5mm case and Anti reflective Sapphire crystal.

Taking you on all manner of adventures the easy to read, confident blue dial is equipped with French day / date display, 24-hour sub register and contrasting minute track. Luminova hands so as to be functional in low light conditions, rigorously tested 50m / 5 ATM water resistance and a blue racing strap that fits like a glove the Auto RS just keeps on giving, with its skilfully crafted perforated detailing.

Richly textured leather and making a signature statement red top stitching matching the flashes of red that enliven in the stylised red tipped needles. A marvellous finishing touch and one that warmly welcomes you to the Depancel Community is the brand logo- inspired by the 1954 Facel Vega’s radiator grill it sits justifiably proud and gives you a life time guarantee.

Limited edition of 1,962 numbered pieces the Auto RS brings your dream to life.