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Zenith El Primero Classic Cars

Technical excellence, a passion for timeless mechanisms and the emotional power of unique human adventures are all embedded in Zenith’s DNA. The Manufacture has long chosen to associate its name and its expertise with the world of classic cars that shares these same values grounded in authenticity. In 2016, building on its many partnerships, Zenith will be joining thousands of passionate classic car enthusiasts around the world at more than 50 events. Whether devotees of high-speed thrills or fans of escape from daily routine, they love the finely weathered leather, the exceptional engines and the pure, sleek curves of legendary cars. Their passion is matched by the pleasure they feel at the wheel. The El Primero 36’000 VpH Classic Car embodies and pays tribute to this prestigious world in which precision, reliability and endurance are expressed through sophisticated designs exuding timeless elegance.


  • Movement El Primero 400B, Automatic Calibre 131⁄4″` (Diameter: 30 mm)
  • Thickness: 6.60 mm
  • Components: 326
  • Jewels: 31
  • Frequency: 36,000 VpH (5 Hz)
  • Power-reserve: min. 50 hours
  • Finishes: Oscillating weight with “Côtes de Genève” motif


Hours and minutes in the centre Small seconds at 9 o’clock Chronograph:

Central chronograph hand
30-minute counter at 3 o’clock Date indication at 6 o’clock Tachymeter scale
on the dial


  • Material: Brushed stainless steel
  • Diameter: 42 mm
  • Opening diameter: 37.10 mm
  • Thickness: 12.75 mm
  • Crystal: Domed sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment on both sides
  • Case-back: Transparent sapphire crystal
  • Water-resistance: 10 ATM
  • Dial: Anthracite with “Brushed Engine” pattern and 3 colored counters
  • Hour-markers: Ruthenium-plated, faceted and coated with SuperLuminova SLN C1
  • Hands: Ruthenium-plated, faceted and coated with SuperLuminova SLN C1


  • Brown calfskin leather strap with protective rubber lining
  • Stainless steel triple folding clasp

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