Editor’s note: Steel Daytonas have always been hard watches to get your hands on, and the latest*Rolex Daytona ref. 116500LN is no exception. And aside from the whole hype/status thing, it’s easy to see why. First released in 2016, it just looks the business. In case you’ve been living under a Rolex-shaped rock for the last few years, here’s our review of what might still be the hottest sports Rolex around … The story in a second The latest and greatest steel Daytona is here, and everyone loves it. The only problem? Getting your hands on it. Itís hard to know where to start with a review of the most coveted watch of the year (and we suspect for many years to come). More specifically, itís hard to be objective, to provide a meaningful review of a timepiece*that has been so intensely speculated upon and scrutinised. For many people, the Daytona is the ideal, iconic*watch design, and this new 116500LN is a near perfect*blend of old and new. The backstory The history of the Daytona is long and complex, and not the topic of this review. Suffice to say that if youíre reading this, youíre familiar with the watch itself,…

The post Is it the GOAT steel sports model? Another look at the Rolex Daytona ref. 116500LN appeared first on Time and Tide Watches.

More...