Tissot is a Swiss watchmaker founded in 1853 by Charles-Félicien Tissot and his son Charles-Émile Tissot. The brand holds the distinction of introducing the first mass-produced pocket watches, as well as the first pocket watch with two time zones.
In 1930 Tissot merged with Omega watches, offering an affordable alternative to higher end Omega brand. The brand’s pioneering attitude continued with the introduction of the world’s first plastic case timepiece in 1971, as well as the first stone encased watch in 1985, Mother-of-Pearl encased timepiece in 1987 and wood case watch in 1988.
Tissot is also highly identified with sports competitions and has been the official timekeeper of many international world championships in the fields of auto racing, motorcycle racing, cycling, ice hockey, international basketball and fencing. In 2006, Tissot became the official timekeeper of NASCAR auto racing competitions in America.
Tissot today is a member of the Swatch Watch Group and their innovative spirit continues with their state-of-the-art T-Touch watches. This dynamic timepiece collection features built-touch screen technology, enabling wearers to use the various multi-functions of their watches at the touch of the dial screen, crown and push-pieces on the side.
Online luxury retailer The Watchery has a wide variety of Tissot T-Touch timepieces to choose from, including the T-Touch NASCAR Special Edition Chronograph. This high-performance analog/digital timepiece has a stainless steel case, that is 42mm in diameter and 14mm thick. The vibrant bright yellow rubber strap is exceptionally comfortable.
The bidirectional rotating bezel with engraved markers frames the carbon fiber touch dial with a bright yellow outer ring, analog and digital display, luminous hands and yellow outlined hour makers. Features include alarm, compass, chronograph, altimeter, thermometer and meteo functions.
Premium Swiss-made quartz movement inside assures you of precise time-keeping accuracy. T-Touch watch is water-resistant to 30 meters or 100 feet.
Complementary delivery is included on all luxury designer watch purchases at The Watchery.