In 1963 Rolex began production of the first chronograph, with the reference 6239, for the first few years of production is not shipped with the word “DAYTONA” on the dial and metal bezel with engraved tachymeter scale, it was initially graded up to 300 units per now for watches from the early years of production, and then up to 200 units per hour.
A variant was given the version “Paul Newman”, name associatogli by collectors, and became so official to be adopted also in the catalogs of the most important auction houses. The peculiarity of the “Newman” quadrants was to have the scale of minutes outside of contrasting color with the bottom of the same. Quotes of the Daytona Newman are considerably higher than those of normal models. The 6239 copies model was made of steel, gold 14 and 18 carats.
In 1965 he goes into production the first model Daytona with screw keys marked with the reference 6240, solofino manufactured to “69. 1966 Rolex Launches daytona 6241, also produced it in steel, gold 14:18 carats, unavailable steel / gold versions. For this version existed “Paul Newman” quadrants. In 1970 Rolex presents the Daytona 6262 (only produced in 1970) and the Daytona 6264 (produced 70-72). The models differ in the ring .. (Steel 6262) and with black plastic insert for 6264. Dials Newman also for these two references, and Daytona written is not always present.
In 1971 Rolex replica watches presents two new models with manual winding, 6263 The Daytona with black bezel and the Daytona 6265 with metal graduated bezel. Both references are made of steel, Gold 14:18 carats and will remain in production until 1987, going from a guaranteed water resistance to 50 meters to 100 meters. I with Newman dial models are produced only in the early years, and at a later time the writing appears on the dial “Superlative Chronometer officialy Certified) and on steel models Written” DAYTONA “. Produced the references were: 6263/0, 6263/8, 6265 / 0.6265 / 8
In 1988, ceased production of manual winding chronograph, was born on Daytona with self-winding movement. Size is derived from a 4030 base caliber Zenith El Primero 400. The references were produced 16520 (steel), 16523 (steel and 18K gold), and 16528 (18kt gold).
Another change is in the tachymeter scale which went from 200 (first series 1988) to 400 units per hour in the next series. The dials are of the color White or Black.
In 2000 Rolex presents the new Daytona Rolex replica movement with full manufacturing, steel 116520, 116523 and 116528 steel and gold 18-carat gold. waterproof chronometers up to 100 meters, buttons to cite, fixed bezel. These models have a case diameter of 40mm and are equipped with an Oyster bracelet-Lock with safety clasp and Zenith movement with respect to the references to now 6 do not have the counter of the hours, but the face of the second reading and vice versa.
Always the year usually are launched references with white gold case and yellow gold 116519 116518. In 2004 instead comes the Rolex Daytona replica 116509 in gold and white, available with White or Black dial. Year 2008 is presented for the first Volta Daytona 116505 Everose precisely in gold rose 18 carats.