Over 400,000 watches covered by Chrono24 Buyer Protection

Want to sell a similar watch? Create a listing now

Share this listing

Short URL for this listing

Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 Titanium 300m Swiss Automatic 57mm

+ $49 for insured shipping to
No original box No original papers
Wire transfer
Buy Suggest a price

Chrono24 Buyer Protection

  • Payment via Chrono24's Escrow Service
  • Authenticity Guarantee
  • 14-day money-back guarantee

Shipping and Seller Information

Available now
Expected delivery: Jul 4, 2022 - Jul 12, 2022
4.86 (301)
Contact seller Average response time 2 hours


Basic Info

Listing code DPO677
Brand Franc Vila
Dealer product code 50729
Year of production Unknown
Scope of delivery
No original box, no original papers
Location United States of America, Florida, Pompano Beach


Power reserve 48 h


Thickness 15 mm
Water resistance 30 ATM
Crystal Sapphire crystal




Skeletonized, Power Reserve Display, Rotating Bezel, Screw-Down Crown, Helium Valve, PVD/DLC coating


We take trades against any of our watches!!! We also buy watch packages!!
Call me a sucker for dive watches, but I think this new “español” diver from Franc Vila is pretty cool. This is, in fact, the new-for-2015 Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 and, in addition to being the brand’s first dive watch, is really intense to pronounce. For me, the Franc Vila brand is really all about the fun of Spanish. Founder Mr. Franc Vila is a Spaniard, even though the watches are Swiss Made. Vila himself is one of the most pleasurable people to listen to speak, as his particular form of Spanish-accent-based speaking is perhaps difficult to understand at times, but endlessly entertaining. My hat off to a man who started a watch company out of passion and has kept it going with effort.
“Intrepido!” is a word I could just keep saying again and again given how nicely it rolls off the tongue. It is, of course, the first part of the name for the Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 watch collection that debuts with four variants that mix dial accent and case coloring. So let’s check out what is Franc Vila’s first dive watch – and intrepido dive watch to boot.
One of the design elements that makes the Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 watch unique is the partial skeletonization of the dial with a view to what I believe is part of the big date mechanism. You just really don’t see stuff like that on dive watches, and its inclusion is interesting to say the least. Purists will complain that it disrupts the pure legibility of the dial as this is meant to be a diver, but this isn’t a purist’s watch, nor is it trying to be one. This and all other watches of its ilk are trying to be different, and I appreciate that. In addition to its unique design, the Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 is still reasonably legible.
In addition to the time, the dial has a big date indicator as well as a power reserve indicator. I am a huge fan of dive watches that have power reserve indicators on them because it is not only useful but safe when it comes to knowing how much power is in your watch before a dive – this is especially true if you want to use your watch as a backup timer versus just something cool to look at while under water.
Powering the watch is a movement that Franc Vila calls the caliber FV 62. Something interesting about the movement is that, apparently, it is produced with bridges and plates that are “Lightnium.” Yes, Lightnium, an alloy of aluminum and lithium which is supposed to be really hard and light. On top of that, the Lightnium bridges are supposed to be colored in red. Let’s just hope it also looks cool. The movement operates at 4Hz with a power reserve of 48 hours.
Those familiar with Franc Vila will notice the familiar case design which has been modified and evolved a bit here. I think he originally called this case design the “Cobra,” and you can still see an interesting shape which is oblong and beefed up a bit for its 300-meter water resistant dive watch purpose. Produced in titanium (either brushed or with black DLC coating), the case also has an automatic helium release valve as well as a locking system for the rotating bezel. The locking system is operated via the left crown, while the lower right crown is used to rotate the inner rotating diver’s bezel.
On the wrist, because the Intrepido Diver Superligero is wider than it is tall, it should wear boldly but not unmanageably. Given the chunky look that many dive watches are known for having, this diver’s watch use of the core Franc Vila design aesthetic feels particularly appropriate. Dimensions are 57mm wide, 53mm tall, and 15mm thick. It should be rather light for the size, though.
In addition to the natural titanium or black DLC-coated titanium case, the Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 is available (in both case styles) with either blue or red dial accents. The strap is rubber, and custom for Franc Vila watches. Of course, this is a unique design as part of a unique brand, but I genuinely like Franc Vila’s first diver, even though I understand it will always be a niche appeal timepiece. Price is certainly on the more “exclusive” side, with the Franc Vila Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62 being $15,000 in titanium and $16,500 in DLC black titanium.
BRAND: Franc Vila
MODEL: Intrepido Diver Superligero FVi62
CASE – Titanium
MOVEMENT – Swiss AUTOMATIC – In House Caliber FV 62
DIAL – Gray/Blue Partially Skeletonized Dial with Power Reserve Meter
CASE BACK – Exhibition
BEZEL – Non-rotating
CRYSTAL – Sapphire
LUGS – custom fitted
STRAP – Original Franc Vila black rubber sports strap with FV Stainless Steel deployment buckle
DIMENSIONS – 57mm wide, 53mm tall, and 15mm thick
BOX/PAPERS – Complete Set – Box, Digital Warranty Card, leather card holder & watch! – Everything Included in pictures!
Let us know what you have in your collection!! I consider all watches in trade! Please upload pictures and include details of your trades through my Trade/Buy tab at the top of my homepage.

You may also be interested in these watches

What thousands of happy customers are saying about us

TrustScore: "Excellent" with 4.8/5 stars

114,089 reviews from around the globe

Powered by TrustPilot

Chrono24's Authenticity Guarantee


The Sutor House
Professional dealer The Sutor House
Chrono24 Buyer Protection

Watches sold with Buyer Protection: 355

Chrono24 Trusted Seller

Verified seller since 2017


Pompano Beach, United States of America


Watches listed on Chrono24: 531

Contact seller

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star
4.92 Shipping
4.88 Item description
4.79 Communication
290 buyers recommend this seller
We only publish verified reviews about successful purchases, returns, and communication between the buyer and seller.

Security on Chrono24 for This Listing

Learn more about security on Chrono24

Easy returns

Dissatisfied with your purchase? No worries! Chrono24's secure Escrow Service makes returning your order a breeze. If the watch arrives and is suspicious, defective, or not as the seller described, you have 14 days to initiate a return.

How returns work:

  1. <span>1.</span>&nbsp;Inform Chrono24's support team

    1. Inform Chrono24's support team

  2. <span>2.</span>&nbsp;Ship the watch back to the dealer insured for its full value

    2. Ship the watch back to the dealer insured for its full value

  3. <span>3.</span>&nbsp;Receive a refund for the purchase price

    3. Receive a refund for the purchase price

Do you have any questions?

I have found an item I would like to buy. How should I proceed?
Here's how to purchase a specific item:
  1. On the listing page, click the green "Buy" button.
  2. Enter your shipping address, and click "Submit order."
  3. We will send you the payment information as soon as the seller has processed your order.
  4. The seller will ship your order after you have transferred payment.
I would like to negotiate a price with the seller. What should I do?
Here's how to negotiate a price with a seller:
  1. Click on the "Suggest a price" button on the listing page.
  2. Enter your price suggestion and shipping address so the seller can calculate shipping costs.
  3. The seller will make you an individualized offer, including shipping costs.
  4. Accept the offer to order the item.
  5. We will then send you the payment information so you can pay for your order.
  6. As soon as your payment arrives, the seller will ship your item.

More questions and answers