India’s oldest annual car rally The Statesman Vintage Car Rally enters 51st edition.
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 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.
The schedule for the annual event is as follows:
Flag off ceremony & exhibition:
To be held on 26th February, 2017, at 9:00 am
Flag off ceremony at The Statesman House
Culmination and prize distribution at the Dhyanchand National Stadium