30 Oct '17, 10am

Paul Newman's Rolex Daytona Sells For Record $17.7 Million

It doesn't exactly happen every day, but there have been dozens of classic cars sold for eight figures. A watch, on the other hand, is another matter entirely. That's just one part of what makes this watch so unique, selling at auction over the weekend for a record $17.7 million. As you might have guessed, this was no ordinary watch. It's a “Paul Newman” Rolex Daytona – but not just any Newman Daytona. This is the Newman Daytona . As in, the original. The classic chronograph belonged to the late Paul Newman, bought for him at Tiffany's in 1968 by his wife Joanne Woodward, who had it engraved with the caption: “Drive Carefully Me.” Newman wore the unique timepiece for 15 years, its unique white dial with black sub-dials and red lettering becoming so legendary that the style, so sought-after by enthusiasts and collectors, became known as the Paul Newman dial. The actor-turne...

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Photo Paul Newman wearing his Rolex Daytona at Riverside Raceway in 1981. Credit Ron Galella/WireImage The timepiece was s...