Under $15,000: Top 7 High-End Sports Timepieces
This is part 1 (Sport) of a 5 part series on all High-End watches
- Part 1 : Sport Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000 [You Are Here]
- Part 2: Fashion Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
- Part 3: Dress Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
- Part 4: Casual Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
- Part 5: Sales & Discounted Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
Whether you actually love using sports watches for the purpose they have originally been created or simply love wearing a cool-looking accessory on your wrist, this list of high-end sports timepieces is for you.
Best Under $15,000 Sports Watches
Even if you’re not a fan of Gran Turismo, you will surely appreciate the amount of detail placed on the design and creation of this Chopard watch.
The way the chronograph sub-dials are positioned on the dial make it resemble a speedometer, with all the numbers, tick marks, and indices. The black dial of this watch also complements the stainless steel case perfectly. This watch features a bezel, too, with a tachymeter scale sitting on it.
Meanwhile, at the 3 o’clock position is a date display window with a magnifier. What makes this watch unique, though, is the black rubber strap designed to resemble a racing car wheel. Overall, this is sports watch that’s not too flashy, and yet looks quite elegant and of a great quality.
This watch from TAG Heuer is another watch on our list with rubber straps designed to look like car wheels.
It is unique in its own way, though, especially if you consider the extremely well-crafted components. The titanium case, for instance, makes this watch lightweight and yet very durable at the same time. The black and red accent color combo also makes this timepiece look very high-tech.
Looking at the black dial, you will see observe Arabic numeral minute markers at intervals of five at the place where the hour markers should be. Minute tick marks are also observed at the outer rim. Completing the details of the watch are the three chronograph sub-dials and the date display window by the 15th-minute mark. Of course, there’s a tachymeter scale on the bezel as well. One of TAG’s best creations, this watch is classy and sporty at the same time.
The Master Compressor from Jaeger-LeCoultre is a beautiful stainless steel watch with black leather strap.
It features a simplistic design, combining black and white accents to achieve a look that’s easy on the eyes and one that’s not too difficult to match your attire with. It has a black dial that comes with silver-tone luminescent hands and baton hour markers with minute trackers.
It also comes with a chronograph function that’s represented by three 60-second, 30-minute, and 12-hour sub-dials. This watch is powered by an automatic movement and has a 65-hour power reserve. Protected by scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, this is one tough sports timepiece that’s great for daily use.
From Hublot comes this very unique-looking sports watch that dons a black ceramic case and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal.
It also features a black rubber alligator strap that’s designed to wrap snugly and comfortably on the wrist. It has a fixed black ceramic bezel as well that’s highlighted by six bolt head details. Meanwhile, the black dial features red index hour markers and hands, plus a date display window replacing the 6 o’clock marker.
In addition to this is a45-minunte sub-dial by the 9 o’clock position. A luxury-style limited edition watch with only 250 pieces made worldwide, this is one sports timepiece to add to your collection as soon as possible.
The Seamaster from Omega is one cool-looking watch that features a titanium case and rubber strap. It has a blue unidirectional rotating bezel with a count-up 0-60 scale on it.
It also features a blue dial with white index hour markers with minute trackers, large luminescent hands with grey and white accents, a date display window at the 6 o’clock position, and two sub-dials representing the watch’s chronograph functions. These adornments are protected by a scratch-resistant sapphire window in front and a skeleton case-back.
Equipped with an automatic movement, this watch is also water resistant up to 600 meters.
If you’re looking for a high-quality, well-built Swiss-made chronometer, this is highly recommended for you.
It features a stainless steel case and a black rubber strap with titanium inserts. This is a lightweight watch by Ulysse Nardin that’s very comfortable to wear. It comes with a black dial that features index hour markers and hands with outstanding luminescent properties.
It also has two sub-dials and a date display window by the 6 o’clock position that comes with a magnifier. This is a very accurate watch with an excellent power reserve feature and automatic self-wind movement. Again, if you’re looking for a well-engineered watch, this is definitely for you.
Anyone who gets to own this watch from Fortis will be a very proud owner as it represents quality, precision, and style altogether. This is a very unique watch with a gear-shaped unidirectional bezel with a count-up 0-60 scale.
It has a black dial with a mixed Arabic numeral and index hour markers. It has three sub-dials for the chronograph functions as well, plus a date display window at the 3 o’clock position. This is also a very tough watch, with its elements shielded by a durable anti-reflective sapphire crystal window.
Other features that make this watch a great buy include an Incabloc shock absorber, luminescent hands and markers, a deployment clasp on the strap with a push-button closure, and an alarm.