The Patek Philippe 5159R Grand Complications Perpetual Calendar with Retrograde Date like the 6007A-001 is one of those kinds of timepieces that will best appease to the true connoisseurs of horology rather than those who simply want what’s cool at the moment. The 5159R is in the true sense a timepiece regal enough to be passed on from generation to generation.
“Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies,” said Aristotle. What more can I say except that with the Grand Seiko SBGJ201 and STGK007, you and your better half end up getting the single soul of the brilliant watchmaking inhabited inside two timepieces.
Should it have included more effort from the design teams than simply providing a different colour-way to last year’s 44mm diameter Carrera chronographs, the new TAG Heuer Carrera Porsche Chronograph would have been a stellar way for TAG Heuer to start off 2021.