Exceptional watch from Exceptional Car racing Timing History
In 1972, an advertisement featuring Parnelli Jones with an Autavia ref. 1163 on his wrist and his car in the background was put in a few magazines. when you purchased a 10 pack carton of Viceroy cigarettes you could send in the carton's tab and personal details in order to purchase the "Viceroy" Heuer for the discounted price of $88 regularly priced at msrp $200. The deal ran for seven months before it was discontinued.
This One is very Special, it is of those Watches with V engraved on the case between the Lugs, at 6 o'clock, under the ref 1163 ,that was in promotion/sales only for few months.
Steel case 42mm
Lug To Lug 47mm
Crystal Plexiglass New aftermarket (nearly impossible to find OE)
Unidirectional Bezel Original
Tachymeter insert quality Aftermarket snaps in (Not Glued)