M1-Woodward® Sport Chronograph Exhibition
Only 9 pieces available for 2023
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Polished & brushed 42mm case. Automatic self-winding movement with day date window. Crown with black and white Detroit Fleur-de-Lys. Calf Leather band with buckle.
Each dial configuration is matched to the leather strap combination.
Red subdial: Black leather strap with red stitching*
White subdial: Black leather strap with white stitching*
* You may request a different strap color from our collection. Please add the request in the note section. Options are in the accessories section. (22mm straps)
Woodward Avenue was created after a devastating fire in 1805 and is one of five principal avenues in Detroit devised by Augustus B. Woodward as part of a street plan intended to make Detroit the Paris of the West, by emulating it’s wide avenues.
Woodward Avenue was the location of the first mile of concrete roadway in the entire country and in 1970, bore the M1 designation. Woodward Avenue is synonymous with cruising. As early as 1848, carriage drivers would race up and down Woodward Avenue after the roadway was converted from logs to planks.
By 1958, Woodward Avenue was the place to be for unofficial car racing and today continues to celebrate Detroit’s automotive history with a Dream Cruise, taking place during August of each year.
M1-Woodward is a registered Trademark of Detroit Watch Company, LLC