The Monoposto is produced in a Limited Edition of 500 pieces, with
250 Black dials and 250 silver dials. Each piece is individually
numbered and lavishly presented in a numbered collector's box.
The Monoposto -- literally meaning "single seat" -- was created to recall a simpler era of Grand Prix racing, when the only
information the driver had was contained in a few oversized dials and in
the seat of his pants.
In this golden age, things were a little less mathematical than
today. Since there were no rev limiters or electronic aids to keep the
driver from blowing up his engine, well intentioned mechanics would
commonly apply a strip of red tape, or a line of red paint on the glass
of the rev counter to make sure the driver knew his engine’s limit at a
glance. Autodromo pays homage to this humble practice with our own red
The full grain, hand crafted Italian leather strap and polished
roller buckle are inspired by the hood straps that would keep the car's
bonnet in place at high speeds.