The Rolex Daytona was first released in 1963 and this ‘Panda’ was originally made famous by Paul Newton who wore it in 1968. This oystersteel Rolex daytona watch features a 40mm case, a white dial, Oyster bracelet with folding oysterlock safety clasp with easylink 5 mm comfort extension link, a scratch resistant crystal sapphire, and a black cerachrom bezel with engraved tachymetric scale. It has a screw-down, triplock triple waterproofness system and is bidirectional self-winding. It is waterproof up to 100 meters. The movement is self-winding mechanical chronograph with 4131 calibre and a power reserve of approximately 72 hours. The other functions include center hour and minute hands, small seconds hand at 6 o’clock, a chronograph via center seconds, a 30-minute counter at 3 o’clock, a 12-hour counter at 9 o’clock, and stop seconds for exact time setting. The original Daytona Panda worn by Paul Newton was sold at auction for in October 2017 for $17.75 million. It comes with the original box, hang tags, warranty card, and manual. Warranty card states 6/12/2019.
Condition: Mint condition.