Speed Demon

Whether you are maneuvering the curves of a racetrack or the commute home, we recommend these watches. Make time with one of these sporty timepieces inspired by some classics you’re sure to love and you’ll never be late for that important date.

By Danielle Kaplan

When it comes to the King of Cool, it’s tough to beat the style of tough guy McQueen, sporting the Tag Heuer Monaco watch created for the Le Mans film in 1971.  Shown left this Tag keeps The Cool One’s spirit alive and kicking.

Tag Heuer Monaco Calibre
12 Automatic Chronograph
Retail  $5,600.00

Cartier Santos 100 with Black Leather Band
Retail $6,000

Break out your party clothes and celebrate this watch created for the 100th anniversary of Santos de Cartier.  We can’t decide if we like the timeless brand or having a reason to celebrate better.

Chopard ille Miglia Gran Tourismo
Retail  $5,390.00

What’s not to love about this watch that befits the most regal of sporty wrists? We love every sleek curve, too.  Available at Neiman Marcus San Antonio.

Tiffany & Co. Atlas® Chronograph watch in stainless steel with black rubber

Photo courtesy of Tiffany & Co.

The famous Tiffany & Co. Atlas design has never looked sportier. From dusk until dawn, this watch signifies athletic panache.

Panerai Luminor GMT
Retail $8,225

“Paneristis” rejoice, this modern and stylish watch is one of the latest and greatest to add to your collection. It may be a classic piece, but it’s for the ultimate modern man.

David Yurman Classic 1957
Retail  $6,800

American car aficionados should feel a bit of nostalgia with this watch that is an homage the gauges of the 1957 Ford Thunderbird. Zoom zoom.

Omega Seamaster: Planet Ocean Watch Steel on Steel
Retail $3,950

Take a page out of James Bond’s wardrobe and stop fishing for the ultimate watch with this stainless steel and black timepiece. Out of all the watches in the sea, this is the perfect catch.

Rolex Daytona Stainless Steel Watch
Retail $10,500

Get in the fast lane and join the ranks of the professionals with this updated look on an iconic piece. Sit back and buckle up for the best time-telling of your life.