True to its name, the innovative Premier Automatic Day and Date 40 has day and date windows at 12 o’clock and 6 o’clock respectively. Its elegantly low-key 40 mm stainless steel case and features a white dial with gold central hour, minutes, and second hands. At its heart is the Breitling caliber 45, an automatic chronometer movement with a 38-hour power reserve. The Premier Automatic Day and Date 40 is available with a seven-row stainless steel bracelet, a crocodile leather strap, or a nubuck leather strap. You’ll find yourself checking the time (and the day and the date!) much more often when you wear this watch.
A specialist of technical watches, Breitling has played a crucial role in the development of the wrist chronograph and is a leader in this complication. The firm has shared all the finest moments in the conquest of the skies thanks to its sturdy, reliable and high-performance instruments. One of the world's only major watch brands to equip all its models with chronometer-certified movements, the ultimate token of precision, Breitling is also one of the rare firms to also produce its own mechanical chronograph movements, entirely developed and manufactured in its own workshops. The company is moreover one of the last remaining Swiss watch brands independent of any watchmaking group.