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Watches inspired by 1970's race cars and their renegade drivers. Classy, yet badass. Packed with ridiculous value. Say 'no' to boring.
Watches inspired by 1970's race cars and their renegade drivers. Classy, yet badass. Packed with ridiculous value. Say 'no' to boring.
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Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

It’s easy to get your own Le Mans first edition timepiece: simply select the reward you want (1, 2, or 3 watches). Don’t worry about your choice of colour, you will select that later!

Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

 

Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

 

Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold
Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold

 

The Helgray Le Mans is inspired by motorsports and racing chronograph watches from the 1970's. Remember 'Le Mans' with Steve McQueen? That's the movie that ignited this project.

Helgray Le Mans, Midnight Black
Helgray Le Mans, Midnight Black

 

We have spent the past year working together with our manufacturing partner and master horologer developing multiple prototypes and perfecting our design.

Europe’s tradition of world-class craftsmanship is at the heart of what we make at Helgray. The rich motorsports culture of Europe and its lively characters is the inspiration for the Le Mans collection.

With 3 colorways to match different personalities, we’re sure you’ll find your favourite!

Signed crown on the Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold
Signed crown on the Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold

 

Our manufacturing partner is one of the world’s leading timepiece manufacturer who has been producing high-end watches for decades. They produce for brands that retail for well over $1,000 in the most exclusive boutiques around the world.

Helgray watches are made from the best materials, like surgical grade 316L stainless steel, and italian calf leather, ensuring premium quality and durability.

When we received the final prototypes, we were blown away by how great they looked and felt on our wrists.

 

We created the perfect wearing experience by using the finest Italian calf leather. The iconic racing strap, with the 3 large holes tapering down in diameter towards the buckle, is hand-crafted by some of the best leather artisans.

This highest quality leather will age beautifully and the patina it will develop over time will give it a unique character.

Applied indices on the Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Applied indices on the Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

Here at Helgray, we believe in creating an exclusive experience. All Helgray watches are produced in limited editions of a few hundreds to a few thousands pieces.

Each of our handcrafted watches will come with a certificate of authenticity and you will be sure to own a watch that is rare and unique.

Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

 

 

 

 

Rose Gold accents on the Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Rose Gold accents on the Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

These are just a few things that our customers have to say about Helgray watches.

Over the past 2 years we have released several limited edition watches. We have received a ton of great feedback and we listened to our customers. We have made multiple improvements since then!

Ceramic bezel on the Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold
Ceramic bezel on the Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold

 

Being a boutique brand, we use our resources in the most efficient way. With our innovative business model, we cut all middlemen that would normally stand between us and the our customers.

We say ‘no’ to the traditional way.

No distributors, no wholesalers, and no retail stores.

This way, we can offer our limited edition luxury watches for only $239.

Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

 

Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold
Helgray Le Mans, Legend Rose Gold

 

 

Color-matching date wheel on the Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Color-matching date wheel on the Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

 

We have worked so hard this past year to bring you an incredible watch at an unbelievable price. We will continue to do our best until you have received your Helgray and are fully satisfied with it!

Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver
Helgray Le Mans, Classic Silver

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Risks and challenges

We realize creating and delivering a product is a complicated process and often comes with unexpected hiccups. That is why we have been preparing.

We have spent the past several months making sure the supply chain is in check. We have a well-established relationship working with a reliable manufacturing partner. We have previous experience and we're prepared to deal with fulfillment of preorders. We also have contingency plans for all the steps that are out of my control.

We're going to keep our backers informed during the production process. We'll do this with regular updates and sharing pictures as often as possible, for example when the watch cases are finished, when the dials are printed, during final assembly, when the final presentation boxes are made, etc…

If somewhere along the way we find that there is a setback in production, or that we cannot make the timeline, we will keep all of our backers informed.

In the end, we want to make Helgray a long-lasting brand of affordable watches. We will do whatever it takes to fulfill our promises and to deliver watches that will exceed our backers’ expectations!

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