Frederique Constant and The Riva Historical Society Join Together to Salute the Majestic Runabouts



Back in the Roaring Twenties, when the whole world seemed to be taking part in a decade-long party, the beautiful bodies that turned heads on the planet’s finest beaches didn’t belong to movie stars. They were the gleaming, hand polished, wooden-hulled and chrome-bedecked boats known as Runabouts. The throaty roar of powerful engines driving these sleek crafts over pristine, crystal clear water lifted the spirits and inspired the passions of the countless thousands who were privileged enough to witness the Runabouts in their heyday. Read more…

The new Frederique Constant Runabout Moonphase & Date – The Star of Lake Tahoe Concours d’Elegance in Carnelian Bay, California

Lake Tahoe, September 2011 – On August 12 & 13, 2011, more than 100 classic and antique boats and over 5,000 visitors gathered at one of the world’s most renowned mountain lakes.

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Frederique Constant Runabout Moonphase

Geneva, Switzerland – July 2011

Since 2009, Swiss watch Manufacturer Frédérique Constant celebrates the legendary Runabout yachts of the roaring 20s by offering an attractive series of limited edition timepieces named “Runabout”.

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BaselWorld 2009 News: The Frédérique Constant Runabout Chrono Automatic

A tribute to maritime life in the 1920’s

Frédérique Constant has the pleasure of presenting you its new “Runabout” series. A new automatic chronograph issued in a limited edition of only 1’888 pieces worldwide, and created after a maritime inspiration that pays tribute to the legendary “Runabout” yachts of the 1920’s. Read more…

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