From Racetrack to Wrist
Designed to meet high demands, racing watches are uncompromisingly precise and perfectly reflect the adrenaline-fuelled world which inspires them. Discover our best racing watch brands and F1-inspired watches. Get ready, get set…SHOP ALL MOTORSPORT WATCHES
Racing watches key features
Showcased on the dial as two or three sub dials, the stop/start pusher operates the sweeping seconds hand - some of which feature a flyback function for resetting and starting a new timing.
Helps to measure either distance or speed based on the time travelled over a fixed distance. The tachymeter scale is usually placed on the bezel or around the edge of the dial.
Enhancing the visibility of features like the sweeping seconds hand and chronograph counters makes the watch easy to read at high speeds with just a quick glance.
Rally style straps
Crafted from a durable material like rubber or leather, perforated holes on the surface of the strap allow for airflow under the watch while wearing racing gear. Whilst metal bracelets crafted from stainless steel or lightweight titanium allow for long-lasting wear on the wrist.
Brands of Motorsport
Each inspired by the high-speed, daring world of the racetrack, meet the brands who do motorsport inspired watches the best...
Supporting major motor racing teams ever since it was founded, TAG Heuer’s daring and determined ethos is a perfect match for the ultra-competitive world of motor racing. Driven by its deep ties, they proudly stand alongside the very best drivers, teams, and championships.
With partnerships spanning the worlds of Formula 1, Endurance World Championships, World Touring Cars, Indy 500, Formula E and MXGP, TAG Heuer is a great choice for any serious fan of motorsports.
Originally designed as a racing chronograph, the Speedmaster Racing has been worn on the wrists of high-speed racing drivers for over 60 years. Inspired by the dashboard of Italian cars, the Speedmaster was valued by motorsport and rally drivers for its extremely precise chronograph performance as well as its daring aesthetics.
In 1996, OMEGA launched a Speedmaster model with racing legend Michael Schumacher. It featured the iconic Racing Dial and was presented in a rubber box that resembled the tyres of an F1 racing car.
Breitling’s link to racing drivers started early in the twentieth century when Formula 1 legends Graham Hill and Jim Clark were spotted wearing the brand’s iconic Navitimers.
Fast forward to 2023 and the start of Breitling’s long-standing partnership with Bentley, who commissioned Breitling to create an on-board clock that would reflect the unparalleled luxury, peerless quality and extraordinary performance of the Continental GT. Embodying the same sense of beauty in motion as Bentley’s cars, Breitling offer outstanding performance and COSC-certified movements perfect for any racing fan.
Boasting a long history with motor racing, Tissot has been a key sponsor for some of the most legendary names in Formula 1 teams such as Lotus, Renault, and Sauber, as well as world renowned racers such as Jacky Ickx, Clay Regazzoni and Mario Andretti.
The Official Timekeeper of MotoGP since 2001 and sponsors of World Superbike since 2011, the Tissot T-Race collection takes its design cues from the streamlined style of the high-speed superbikes; whilst the highly technological motorcycle engines have inspired Tissot’s supremely precise movements.
From Williams F1 to Jaguar and Norton, Bremont’s partnership with the same high-quality brands allows them to produce watches which pay tribute the beautiful machines made from British engineering.
Crafted to the highest standards of durability, legibility, and precision, Bremont watches run exactly to time, celebrating speed and the adrenaline world of motor racing. With design elements inspired by vintage motorsport, you’re sure to find a racing watch you love.