TAG Heuer Front And Centre For Max Verstappen’s Win At Monaco Grand Prix

by Matt Clymo

As the Monaco Grand Prix celebrates its 80th Year, it’s only fitting that the watch named after it was front and centre with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen taking his 39th Win and TAG Heuer launching the new Monaco Skeleton collection!

Max Verstappen’s victory at the Monaco Circuit culminates a successful racing weekend for the young Dutchman. Following a fierce competition with Ferando Alonso, Max crossed the finish line in first place, cementing his place in racing history. The Oracle Red Bull Racing Team and their longstanding partners and iconic racing figure in the Principality, TAG Heuer, celebrate yet another remarkable achievement.

Max Verstappen celebrates his Monaco GP win in style with his TAG Heuer Monaco One of One Skeleton

The Monaco Grand Prix is widely regarded as the pinnacle of the Formula 1 calendar, and one of the most challenging races across the year. With its narrow streets, sharp turns, and high-speed straights, the circuit demands precision, skill, and nerves of steel. As the Official Watch of the Monaco Grand Prix since 2011, TAG Heuer is thrilled to have Max Verstappen conquer this legendary track and bring home the trophy.

“Winning the Monaco Grand Prix is a dream come true for any driver, and we are incredibly proud of Max Verstappen for achieving this remarkable 2nd victory,” said Frédéric Arnault, CEO of TAG Heuer. “This victory is a testament to the hard work, dedication, and talent that our team embodies, and we are honored to be a part of this historic moment in racing with our partner, the Oracle Red Bull Racing Team.”

The Red Bull Team celebrate the historic win!

Max Verstappen, the two-time Formula 1 champion, showcased his remarkable achievements and dedication with the perfect companion on his wrist – his personalized TAG Heuer Monaco Chronograph Skeleton dial timepiece in blue. The striking red number “1” boldly displayed on the dial emphasizes his status as Formula 1’s top driver, while the engraved caseback with the words “One of one” showcases the watch’s exclusivity. Furthermore, the presence of two stars symbolizing Verstappen’s championship victories solidifies his stature in the sport. This extraordinary timepiece reflects his commitment to excellence, aligning perfectly with his unwavering pursuit of victory.

Max with the Monaco Grand Prix Trophy and Original Blue Monaco Skeleton on his wrist

Released for the Monaco Grand Prix, which you can read about here, the new TAG Heuer Monaco Chronograph Skeleton dial watches sees a new chapter for the TAG Heuer Monaco, more than half a century after its inception. The collection introduces three new models with a skeleton design, showcasing the watch’s movement for the first time.

The three new TAG Heuer Monaco releases

Each piece in the new collection draws its inspiration from different places and era’s that have helped to embody what TAG Heuer and Monaco stand for. “Original Blue”, “Racing Red”, and “Turquoise” all embody TAG Heuer’s disruptive legacy and cutting-edge technology, using a combination of materials, including grade 2 titanium for a lightweight but robust look and finish. In addition, each model showcases ‘carved’ indices filled with Super-LumiNova® when lit up at night, give the wearer a futuristic light show, which also includes the date window at 6 o’clock – another first for the brand.

Max Verstappen’s victory at the Monaco Grand Prix marks TAG Heuer’s commitment to supporting the world’s best drivers and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in motorsports. The tailored timepiece encapsulates Max Verstappen’s relentless pursuit of excellence, embodying TAG Heuer’s DNA. Together, they form a symbiotic partnership that fuels success and serves as a powerful symbol of their shared commitment to pushing boundaries and achieving greatness.

Congratulations Max, Red Bull and TAG Heuer!

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