Watch collectors have different reasons for choosing the examples they add to their collections. Some amass a variety of different brands and models because they are unique, some are into rare antiques and others prefer watches with complications that dazzle the mind and thrills the heart. The tourbillon remains at the head of the pack in the eyes of watch enthusiasts of this persuasion. These are admirers of art in motion who share a fascination with the inner workings of the mesmerizing functions which are the result of precision workmanship, brilliance in design and premium materials. With this in mind, here are the top five tourbillon watches for 2018.
Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Automatic
It is not small wonder that the Bulgari Octo Finnisimo Tourbillon Automatic occupies the top position in the most desired tourbillon watches for 2018 It embodies three distinctions that none of its runners up can boast. It is the thinnest automatic tourbillon in the world, the thinnest tourbillon in the world an the thinnest tourbillon. It may sound absurd, but the thickness is 3.95 mm with no sacrifice of precision or accuracy which makes the Octo Finnisimo a technological wonder of sorts. A closer look at the specifications reveal a BVL 288, self winding flying tourbillon movement which itself measures 1.95 mm in thickness. The 42 mm case is crafted of sandblasted titanium material matching the triple folding clasp style bracelet. You’re afforded a full view of the inner workings through the skeletonized open dial. To top this off, the Octo Finnisimo is water resistant up to 30 meters.