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Frederique Constant reveals two non-chronograph Vintage Rally Healey watches .

Frederique Constant FC-303HGRS5B6 Details Caseback Photo : Eric Rossier

Frederique Constant reveals two non-chronograph Vintage Rally Healey watches .

Frederique Constant ’ s most recent Vintage Rally Healey

limited edition was seen two years ago . So when the Geneva watchmaker in late May announced two new editions of the ode to classic Healey cars , retro racing fans rejoiced .
Begun in 2004 after a partnership between the Frederique Constant Manufacture and the Austin-Healey car brand , the once-annual watch debuts were a source of kinship among not only rally fans but for enthusiasts of all manner of retro-themed industrial designs .
NO CHRONO While this year Frederique Constant returns with new Vintage Rally Healey watches , the Geneva-based watchmaker diverts from tradition with two models sporting time and date only . Previous models included at least one chronograph .
Declaring a focus on “ urban design ,” whatever that is , Frederique
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