1. VCCFI Vintage and Classic Car Rally
The handsome hunk Vijay Deverakonda lets out his inner love for vintage cars in his last hit Taxiwaala. In one of the scenes of the Telugu movie, Vijay mentions how he sees ‘character’ in a car. If that’s the case with you, too, we are here to list down five annual events happening across the country, that will spell delight to you. Check them out:
The first and foremost important event when it comes to vintage cars is the VCCCFI Vintage and Classic Car Rally. It takes place every year in the city of Mumbai and traces its path from Bandra Kurla Complex area to the heritage streets of South Mumbai. With free entry for visitors, you can be sure of spotting cars that are unique, age-old and truly classic such as the Rolls-Royce Gurney Nutting, 1962 Mercedes-Benz 220SE or a 1919 Packard Twin Six Limousine.
2. 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally And Concours Show
Next up, is the 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally And Concours Show. Hailed as Asia’s most premium vintage car event, it flags off from historic Gateway of India and goes all the way to Gurgaon. A variety of vintage cars are on display, such as 1964 half Mustang Convertible, Pre and Post-war Rolls Royce, 1951 MG TD, and more.
3. The Statesman Vintage Car Rally
The Statesman Vintage Car Rally is the oldest and most prestigious car rally in India. If you are lucky enough to find yourself a spot at the rally, be sure to keep an eye out for classic cars and bikes like 1930 Studebaker, 1933 Rolls Royce, 1947 Buick, 1932 Ford, 1932 Buick, 1926 Pontiac Dodge, 1914 John Morris, 1946 Oldsmobile, etc.
4. Rajputana Automotive Sports Car Club Rally
5. The Vintage Car Rally
The Vintage Car Rally is a classic event where you might want to be year after year. The rally begins in New Delhi and goes up to Sohna in Haryana. Every year, this rally witnesses some of the rarest collection of cars that exist. Few of the most notable cars from the year 2019 are 35 Jaguar Convertible or a ‘34 Austin Saloon Deluxe or an 1898 Humberette.
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