One of the athlete who becomes Hublot's Ambassador is the NBA Star Kobe Bryant.
Kobe Bryant, who is the Star player of the Los Angeles Lakers, was born in Philadelphia and had spend a part of his childhood in Italy, since his father had played basketball for 7 seasons there. Kobe Bryant is the son of the former NBA player Joe 'Jellybean' Bryant.
Kobe Bryant is one of the Star players of the National Basketball Association and has been playing for the LA Lakers his entire career.
Bryant went to play for the LA Lakers straight from out the High School in Pennsylvania, where he had a succesful high school basketball carreer and was known as the top high school basketball player in the country.
Practically soon after he arrived at the LA Lakers, he was considered to be the new Michael Jordan. As a rookie he earned himself the reputation as a high flyer. After a few years playing at the Lakers, Bryant get his debut to play as the team base player. Years later Kobe Bryant succeeded to lead the L.A. Lakers to great victories and conquered many titles.
Bryant's drive and focus are hard things to ignore. His movements and determination to win has earned him the name Black Mamba. When Kobe Bryant moves in court, then his focus will go straight to his target. He does not back down nor he will miss his target, just like a Black Mamba. He has only one goal and that's to score!...
To welcome the NBA Star player Kobe Bryant into the Hublot family, Hublot CEO Ricardo Guadeloup revealed the King Power Black Mamba.
The Kobe Bryant King Power Black Mamba is a limited edition of just 250 pieces. The Hublot timepiece is inspired by the character of Kobe Bryant himself. The Kobe Bryant King Power Black Mamba expresses the athlete's personality and career.
The Hublot King Power Black Mamba is a sportive timepiece with Hublot HUB 4248 Self-winding 48’ Central Chronograph Movement.
The timepiece is water resistance to 10 ATM or approximately 100 meters and features a Crystal Sapphire Dial with Anti-reflective treatment.
The King Power Black Mamba has a Micro blasted Black Ceramic case. The watch also has a Micro blasted Ceramic bezel.
The Crown is featured with 6 H-shaped Black PVD Titanium Screws and is also available in 2 other version, which is Black PVD overlayed with 18K Rose (Pink) Gold with and without Diamond settings.
The Kobe Bryant King Power Black Mamba from the watch maker Hublot has 2 push buttons in Black PVD Titanium, in rectangle polished steel with Black rubber inserts and Titanium Satin finished with "Reset" engraved. The setting knob is featured with a Hublot "H" logo.
The Black ceramic case on the back is open and it features Kobe Bryant's signature in Gold on the Sapphire Crystal. The engravement of this timepiece being a Limited Edition is also shown, just as the H-shaped screws.
By having an open case back Hublot reveals the craftsmanship of the HUB movement of the Kobe Bryant King Power Black Mamba.
The Sapphire Dial is in Black and Gold with 4 zones of 12 minutes, while the Hands is Satin finished Gold with Black Super Luminescent and a "Black Snake" applique polished Black PVD that represents the Black Mamba.
The Dial is also divided in parts which features 24 hours and 48 hours. The "24" as in the King Power Kobe Bryant's Lakers shirt number and the colors Yellow and Purple to represent the Lakers.
The strap of the Hublot King Power Black Mamba is featured with a Python snake leather strap sewed on Black rubber. The deployant buckle clasp is in micro-blasted Black PVD Titanium and Ceramic. To complete the creation Hublot also foreseen the clasp and buckle of engravements of the Hublot name and the type of the watch.
The Kobe Bryant King Power Black Mamba by Hublot definitely gives honor to its name. The sportive look and the craftsmanship of the movements that has been used to produce this ultimate watch is explicit.
Combine the sense of luxury with all the sportivity and magical moves that Kobe Bryant represents with this Kobe Bryant King Power Black Mamba Limited Edition by Hublot and you have the perfect timepiece for today's men...