51st edition of India's oldest vintage car rally draws attention of many

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb.26 (ANI): The 51st edition of The Statesman Vintage and Classic Car Rally was hosted in the national capital on Sunday with a large turnout of Delhi-NCR's antique car aficionados and curious onlookers on a bright, sunny day. The event witnessed a spectacular rollout of classic, handpicked, vintage automobiles that were flagged off today from Statesman House on Barakhamba Road by Naresh Kumar(IAS) chairman NDMC. The convoy of gleaming motors then moved towards India Gate before arriving at national stadium, the final exhibition area. Every year, the event witnesses the presence of royal family members and classic car collectors from all parts of the country competing fiercely to win prestigious titles for their vintage beauties. To ensure a fair and transparent selection process, a special pre-judging round for the cars was conducted on February 24 and February 25 at Modern School, Barakhamba Road. (ANI)