The Ultimate Vintage Reissue: Have I Found My Perfect Speedmaster? Omega 1957 Trilogy Watch Review

Published on May 01, 2018

The Omega Speedmaster is without a doubt the most iconic and historic chronograph of all time. Today I review the 1957 (Ref. 311. “Trilogy” luxury reissue that was released at Baselworld 2017 to mark the 60th anniversary of this legendary watch.

Where did the Speedmaster story start, and why is this watch so important? What defines it compared to other chronographs of the 1950s and the original from 1957? What makes it special beyond the adventures in space of the later 1960s?

Today I get my greedy horological white gloves on this stunning rerelease of the first Speedmaster ever, to find out if this is the ultimate Speedy I have been looking for, or just another vintage inspired cash grab by Omega. Lets find out in my full in-depth review.