ARNO MICHAEL HASLINGER
FASCINATION OF TIMEKEEPERS AND MOTOR SPORTS 1960s|1970s
CALLWEY MUNICH 2008
Arno Michael Haslinger has been collecting Heuer watches for many years. Alongside vintage watches his other passion is for motor sports. After studying at the Vienna University of Economics he pursues a career in the luxury and automobile industries; working in Frankfurt, Paris and London.
Autavia, Carrera, Daytona, Monaco, Monza, Silverstone – Chronographs from the Swiss company of watchmakers Heuer are much sought after and exceptional collectors’ items. This is owing to their impeccable sense of design and high technical quality.
This Callwey book introduces the major model series from the 1960s and 70s, showing 81 watches with illustrations of dials, movements and enlargements of characteristic details.
Numerous portraits, racing adverts from the time and some unpublished images make this definitive book an absolute delight for all motor sports fans, and remind of the Heuer watch company’s close link with the icons of Formula One racing, including Jacky Ickx, Niki Lauda, Clay Regazzoni, Jochen Rindt, Jo Siffert and Steve McQueen in the cult film Le Mans.
A delight for all collectors of watches and connoisseurs of luxury brands in motor sports!
- The major Heuer Chronographs from the 1960s and 70s
- Detailed illustrations of dials and movements of rare models
- Original posters and pictures of the legendary Formula One racing drivers associated with Heuer