15th Edition of Vintage and Classic Car Rally kicks off today at Jai Mahal Palace Jaipur. The rally was organized by Rajputana Automotive and Sports Car Club in association with Government of Rajasthan, Tourism Department. This two day event was inaugurated by Honorable Governor Smt. Margaret Alva followed by the flag off ceremony on 3rd March 2013 by the Chief Guest in Hotel Clarks Amer.
To make this a fun packed Saturday, Jaipur Beat visited this vintage ramp to witness some of the iconic automobiles and to praise the owners who have strive for years to maintain the glory and dignity of their vintage queens and will undoubtedly continue in years to come. Vintage Cars are the old cars which were manufactured by the auto industry and later on is preserved and maintained by the car aficionados.
The cars which are the main highlights of this event are 1923 Austin 7 Chummy, a 1956 Thunderbird and a 1941 Packard that happened to be the first AC car and the list is endless. We were thrilled by the classic curves of vintage queens which were enough to take a deep sigh of desire.
The glory and the royalty at Jai Mahal Palace were witnessed by number of people today. It was really a privilege and an opportunity to witness the engineering and designing of that era under one roof. Participants from Kanpur, Chandigarh, Mumbai and other place showcased their rare collections during the event.
The highlights of the show are 1947 MG-TD, 1959 Daimler SP250, 1954 Baby Hindustan, 1931 Chrysler, 1935 Buick 90 Series etc
The Vintage and Classic Car Rally in Jaipur has developed a sense of enthusiasm in those who are crazy behind car rallies. It is a matter of pride and honor to welcome the participants across the country. This activity has become an annual event due to its increasing importance especially in the city of royal i.e. Jaipur. This Vintage and Classic Car Rally is surely a treat to eyes and ensures to evoke a desire to get one 😉