Based in the Swiss town of Saint-Imier since 1832, Longines celebrated its 180th anniversary in 2012. The famous Swiss watchmaker boasts technical expertise born of tradition, elegance and performance. With many years' experience as a timekeeper for world championships in sport or as partner of international sport federations, Longines is famous for the elegance of its timepieces. As a partner to the most prestigious horse races in the world, Longines has dedicated the Conquest Classic collection to those race-goers who share the excitement of the season's most prestigious race meetings, from Chantilly to Hong Kong; Dubai to Royal Ascot. True to the brand's values of elegance, tradition and performance, this new collection of models, fitted with self-winding calibres, is both contemporary and perfectly timeless.