Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally

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Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally
Renault Frères 1906.jpg
Renault Frères 1906
Date(s) January
Frequency annual
Location(s) Kolkata
Inaugurated 1968

The Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally is an annual vintage car rally in Kolkata. Started in the year 1968 as The Statesman Vintage Car Rally and it is now known as The Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally.[1] The main organiser of this event is The Statesman. The major attractions of the event are assembly of vintage and classic cars, display of period and fancy dress,grand parade and live music.

Statesman vintage and classic car rally 2014[edit]

This event took place on 19 January 2014, at 9AM after the flag off by the Army commander. All the cars assembled in the Command sports stadium, Fort William, Kolkata.

Statesman vintage and classic car rally 2015[edit]

This event took place on 11th January 2015, at 8AM after the flag off by the Army commander. All the cars assembled in the Command sports stadium, Fort William, Kolkata. Total 186 Participants took part there. [2]


Route[edit]

Section 1[edit]

All the cars started from Eastern Command stadium. reached Esplanade via Strand road, passing Prinsep Ghat

And they get back to Fort William Ground Again

References[edit]

  1. ^ "It’s that time of year again". The Statesman. 19 January 2014. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Royalty on the move". The Statesman. 12 January 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2015.