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Franc Vila a Seductive and Dynamic Event

FRANC VILA, chic sports club Geneva Usine Opera, and AMAG Audi center in Chatelaine, friends and guests, gathered for an evening of seduction and dynamism, on June 7th, 2012. The event highlighted Franc Vila timepieces, Audi cars, and the services of the sports club, Usine Opera, and allowed Geneva residents to discover them all in a beautiful setting, the new Audi center AMAG Geneva, where elegance meets exhilaration.

Guests were also treated to a surprise private performance by American singer, Lutricia McNeal, who flew in from New York especially for the occasion. At the end of the evening of outstanding atmosphere and excitement, Lutricia McNeal hosted the raffle drawing. Prizes included a weekend driving an Audi A3 Cabriolet, a membership to the Usine Opera club, and a Franc Vila EVOS 8 Cobra watch.

We are very pleased to share some pictures with you of this extraordinary event that mixed watches, automobiles, and physical performance.

FRANC VILA FV EVOS 8 Cobra Chronograph Large Date Automatic

The FRANC VILA Cobra collection introduces the first evolution of the characteristic "Esprit Unique" watchcase. The new case is dedicated to aficionados of extreme sports. Built to stand up to 300 meters deep, the Cobra timepieces are specially conceived for hard and intense water activities. The carbon fiber inserts ensure the protection of the watch for the most exigent sports.

FV EVOS 8Ch COBRA is both extremely sporty and impeccably elegant in the everyday life. Its automatic mechanical movement boasts chronograph functions and a big date with a double-window calendar clearly displaying the date.

Data Sheet

Case: Bezel in DieHard Extreme Steel or red gold and carbon-fiber. Case in DieHard Extreme Steel, red gold or titanium. Special Esprit Unique shape with elliptic and circular bezel. Chronograph start/stop pusher at 2’. Chronograph reset pusher at 4’. Crystal and case back both in sapphire with double sided anti-glare treatment. Water resistant to 300 meters.

Movement: High Grade Mechanical Self-Winding hand finished complicated movement Caliber FV8Ch. FRANC VILA Exclusive Gold Concept Rotor. Power reserve of 42 hours.

Functions: Hours, minutes and seconds. Chronograph. Big date.

Dial: Carbon fiber and guilloché. Big date indication in central windows. Chronograph subsidiary dials at 6’ (minutes) and at 9’ (hours). Chronograph seconds indication displayed by central hand. Seconds indication at 3’.

Strap: Black Rubber Strap with DieHard Extreme Steel or red gold deployant buckle. Crocodile leather strap also included.

Limited edition of 88 pieces.

For more information, please contact:

Lisa Delane

Tigerlily Skye PR


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