Hublot, Official Timekeeper of the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 created a watch in honor of the coach of the English national football team, Roy Hodgson. Hublot King Power 66 Hodgson is limited to only 66 pieces 66 pieces celebrating the year that England won the World Cup. The idea was hatched from Roy’s son Christopher who also collaborated with Hublot on the design of this amazing piece. The presentation was followed by a tour and a dinner at the House of Commons that was attended by Hublot VIP customers.
Designed especially for the football fans, the watch is equipped with a chronograph movement featuring two chronograph hands positioned in the centre in addition to the hour and minute hands, which makes it easier to read and therefore quicker and more efficient. The timepiece has 48 mm of carbon case and King Gold bezel with rubber fiber and titanium box. It is waterproof up to 100 meters.
A minute track, a time counter at 9 o’clock and a date window at 4 o’clock all feature on the predominantly white and red piece, which is stamped with the famous English flag. It also boasts signature Coach emblem on the dial and the English victory on the back. This is an automatic chronograph (caliber HUB4245), skeletonized.
Each watch comes with three interchangeable straps, alligator and rubber, red, white and black with deployant buckle.