The LANGE 1 TOURBILLON PERPETUAL CALENDAR has been awarded “Watch of the Year 2012” on the website, the world’s largest community of wristwatch enthusiasts. 38 per cent of all registered users have voted for this model of A. Lange & Söhne, which was launched last year.

It is the second time that a watch from the traditional Saxon brand wins this competition. In 2009, the ZEITWERK received this prize for the first time.

“We accept this award with great honour,” says Lange CEO Wilhelm Schmid, “especially considering that watch collectors from all over the world are communicating with passion and expertise on this website.” The leading English language website for wristwatch collectors was already founded in 1994.

Seven models have been nominated by the moderators of the different brand forums at The LANGE 1 TOURBILLON PERPETUAL CALENDAR won the competition by a clear margin of 15 per cent to the second place. Overall, A. Lange & Söhne has received more than 180 awards since 1994.