Rolex 116506 Daytona Ice Blue Platinum 50th Anniversary at Basel 2013

Rolex 116506 Daytona Glacier Blue Platinum 50th Anniversary at Baselworld 2013

The question everyone wants to know is: why in the world did Rolex release a blue 50th Anniversary Daytona 116506 and not something green to match all the other 50 year models? Upon this release we almost had to check the calendar to make sure it wasn’t April Fool’s Day.… Read the rest

Rolex 116710BLNR Blue/Black Bezel GMT-Master II at Baselworld 2013

Rolex GMT Master II 116710BLNR New Bezel Baselworld 2013

Rolex seems to really like blue this Baselworld, but why didn’t they release a Pepsi or Coke ceramic bezel this year like everyone wanted? Instead, the new model is blue and black. So far it isn’t named after a beverage conglomerate (maybe it never will be), and Rolex didn’t even give it a special designation other that adding BLNR to the end of the regular reference number: 116710BLNR.… Read the rest

What the New GMT-Master II SHOULD Have Looked Like…

What the new GMT-Master Pepsi Ceramic should have looked like - Basel 2013

This is an artistic rendition of what we think the new Rolex GMT-Master II 116710BLNR released at Basel 2013 should have looked like. Maybe Rolex is following in Apple’s shoes and think that customers don’t really know what they want.… Read the rest