The Swiss watch brand RADO, known as the “Master of Materials”, debuted Golden Horse collection in 1957, signified a major breakthrough for the brand. This year, RADO pays tribute to its glorious past, and draws inspiration from the Golden Horse original, launching the new Tradition Golden Horse Collection, designed to showcase personalized style through the classic design of the past.
The new RADO Tradition Golden Horse Collection with the 37mm and 42mm watches (two of it are featuring high-tech ceramic and rose gold coloured Ceramos elements), all designed to pay tribute to the 1957 Golden Horse original. As the “Master of Materials”, RADO not only introduces new technology to the expertise and constituent of materials, but also boldly adds innovative elements to produce more attractive watch design. The new RADO Tradition Golden Horse is an automatic mechanical watch with a larger case size, a bolder bezel design and a more distinguishing crown. The vintage look of the watch is unique, but at the same time retains RADO’s distinctive look and design.
RADO Tradition Golden Horse automatic mechanical watch comes with stainless steel case and rose gold coloured Ceramos elements, the high-tech ceramics that exudes metal polished look. The two-tone outlook reflects its retro character and clearly shows the essence of a RADO watch. Each watch’s dial is marked with a pair of seahorse icons, which is also the classic symbol of RADO’s “Golden Horse” collection.
In addition to the 37mm limited edition (Limited Edition of 1,957 pieces), RADO Tradition Golden Horse 42mm (two of it with rose gold coloured Ceramos bezel designs) has a total of 4 dial colours, including dark gray, blue, emerald green, and bright silver to choose from. Each watch is supplied with a leather strap or a three-row or grain-shaped stainless steel bracelet for the wearer. Thanks to modern watchmaking skills, the wearer is able to easily change the strap without any tool. As for the power section, the RADO Tradition Golden Horse collection is equipped with the Swiss ETA C07 automatic mechanical movement with a power reserve of up to 80 hours.
Combining modern design with vintage features, the RADO Tradition Golden Horse collection combines the history of the brand with its current glory. RADO integrates pioneering materials, retro design and bold new elements to complement each other perfectly. Especially the rose gold Ceramos is RADO’s patented pioneering high-tech material, composed of about 90% high-tech ceramics and about 10% metal alloy, with luxurious shine and excellent wear resistance.
As early as 1988, RADO pioneered the use of plasma high-tech ceramics in watchmaking. Today, the brand’s plasma high-tech ceramics still have industry-leading advantages in terms of coloration, lightness, long-lasting gloss and abrasion resistance. Combining these superior high-tech materials and watchmaking craftsmanship, the RADO Tradition Golden Horse collection is a classic, renaissance piece that is a contemporary timepiece with outstanding design and versatility.