Frequently Asked Question
The most common questions about Cartier Crash
Does Cartier still make the crash?Cartier Crash Bond Street (2019) Announced in 2018 and sold in 2019, this special watch celebrates the re-opening of Cartier's Bond Street boutique, which distributed this watch until few months ago. Nothing really limited in numbers, but one piece every month, only one piece, and production has ended right now.
What is a Cartier Crash?— the Crash was the amalgamation of a few different forces coming together at Cartier London and in the city of London itself in the 1960s. The “Swinging Sixties” saw an increased interest in bold fashion and design, and an independent and innovative Cartier London workshop.Nov 15, 2021
How much is Cartier Crash worth?A 1970 Cartier Crash set a new world record price yesterday, selling for $884,972 at Sotheby's Important Watches: Part I auction, which took place in Geneva.Nov 11, 2021
Is Cartier Crash a quartz?Whichever side of the fence you are, the Cartier Crash has cemented itself in the watch community's hall of fame. ... Cartier is known for making a lot of quartz watches.Jan 10, 2020
When was the Cartier Crash watch made?The Cartier Crash was first released in 1967 and originally featured a Jaeger-LeCoultre movement signed by Cartier. The watch had to be made by hand due to the case shape, this unique production challenge leading to it being produced sparingly in the 1960s, '80s, and '90s.Dec 21, 2021