Lot #9618 – Tag Heuer CX2110 Targa Florio Chronograph Watch
Estimate: $2,500.00 – $3,000.00
Start Price: $1,299.00
Brand: Tag Heuer
Model: Targa Florio
Reference: #CX2110 or #CX.2110 or #2110
Dial Color: Black Targa Florio
Case Material: Stainless steel
Bezel Material: Stainless steel, double coin edge
Case Back: Solid with engraved Targa Florio
Functions: Hours, minutes, date, chronograph
Band: Tag Heuer leather strap with a stainless steel Tag Heuer deployant buckle
Papers / Warranty card: Yes
Condition: The watch has superficial scratches due to normal wear and age. Overall condition is good. Running at the time of inspection, however not checked for accuracy nor water resistance/proofness. An overhaul is always recommended for used watches. The strap appears to be in new, unworn condition. The box has some areas of wear and scuffing due to normal usage, storage, and age.
Special Notes: Introduced in 1906, Targa Florio was the oldest car racing event held in Sicily. It was also a part of the World Sportscar Championship for 18 years starting in 1955 until 1973.
Last Know Retail (Approximate): NA
In 1860, Edouard Heuer founded Uhrenmanufaktur Heuer AG. Throughout the years, Heuer secured several patients such as his first chronograph, the oscillating pinion, and the first dashboard chronograph. In 1933, they introduced the Autavia dashboard timer for cars and planes. In the mid-1940’s, Heuer came up with the Heuer triple calendar chronographs. In the 1950’s, they collaborated with Abercrombie & Fitch to produce the Abercrombie & Fitch Seafarer chronograph and the Abercrombie & Fitch Auto-Graph chronograph. In the 1960’s, Heuer became popular with motor racing events and teams such as Forumla One, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and Shelby Cobra. Icon Tag Heuer models include the Heuer Auto-Graph, the Heuer Solunar, the Heuer Mareograph, the Heuer Twin-time, the Heuer Sebring, the Heuer Carrera, the Heuer Camaro, the Heuer Autavia, the Heuer Montreal, the Heuer Temporada, the Heuer Silverston, the Heuer Daytona, the Heuer Manhattan, the Heuer S/el, the Heuer Kirium, the Heuer Monza, the Heuer Monaco Sixty Nine, the Heuer Aquaracer, the Heuer Monaco, the Heuer Link, and the Heuer Grand Carrera.