The new premiere from Richard Mille, the RM-055 Bubba Watson “White Legend” premiered in the Americas at this past weekend’s TimeCrafters event in NYC.
The White Legend is distinguished by its white inner bezel, hands and crown protector. The watch is powered by the caliber RMUL2. The double-barrel movement, with 55 hours of power reserve, features a free sprung balance with variable inertia. The baseplate and bridges are in grade 5 titanium, coated in PVD, and the spline screws for the bridges are also grade 5 titanium. Frequency is 28,8000 vph.
Richard Mille will produce 90 examples of the RM-055 Bubba Watson White Legend, and 90 examples of the RM-055 Bubba Watson Dark Legend that has red accents. The limited editions are available at Richard Mille boutiques in Beverly Hills, Bal Harbour, Aspen and Las Vegas, as well as authorized Richard Mille retailers in the Americas. Both new timepieces premiered at the TimeCrafters 2016 watch show in New York City.
About Richard Mille
Since its establishment in 2001, the Richard Mille brand has been responsible for a number of world premier innovations in the application, use and design of new technological materials that have extended the field of horological knowledge and invention. Utilizing materials more commonly found in the world of high-tech aeronautics and racing car industries such as carbon nanofiber ALUSIC and Aluminum-Lithium, Richard Mille watches are known for achieving advanced chronometric results and furthering horology in the 21st century.