India’s oldest vintage car rally to happen soon

Press Release:

It’s that time of the year again. Delhi’s vintage car aficionados and owners are gearing up for the 51st edition of The Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally, India’s oldest and most prestigious car rally, that features some of the most stunning automobiles ever manufactured. The schedule for the annual event is as follows:

21 Gun Salute
Flag off ceremony & exhibition: To be held on 26th February 2017, at 9:00 am
Venue: Flag off ceremony at The Statesman House
Culmination and prize distribution at the Dhyanchand National Stadium

The Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally is the oldest continuously-run vintage car rally in India or the sub-continent. The first edition of the rally took place back in 1964 in Delhi. From 1968, it was also held in Kolkata. The Statesman, a nearly 200-year-old newspaper, organises the event that sees vintage beauties cruise down the streets of the Capital.