21 Gun salute Vintage rally- country’s popular premium vintage cars and bikes rally is poised to be the largest rally in the country. Being organised on Sunday 9th December 2012 by 21 Gun Salute –royal dining experience – a venture of Deneb & Pollux Group, the rally will witness a caravan of over 150 vintage cars & bikes this year.
Rare vintage marquees of bygone era from different parts of country will come together to form an assemblage of cars rarely seen anywhere.
While addressing the media Mr. Madan Mohan, Managing Director 21 Gun Salute disclosed, “21 Gun Salute vintage rally is back and with much more larger canvas. The overwhelming participation from across the country to this rally has persuaded us to take it to international level in the next year.”
The rally will be flagged off from Panchsheel Club New Delhi, cover Vasant Vihar, NH8, and culminate at Leisure Valley Park in Sector29 Gurgaon .
Mr. Madan Mohan further added, “The brand 21 Gun Salute is an endeavor and destination designed to extend the experience of the old bygone era with a contemporary touch to re-live the royal and aristocratic history of India and by organizing vintage rally like this we wish to take this heritage to beyond boundaries”
Talking about his fondness for vintage automobiles and what makes him love such machinery, Mr Madan Mohan said, “Also, it’s question of hobby. I have grown in such cars and have happy memories related to these. These represent the country’s heritage that we have maintained. So, we display these cars to showcase the evolution of the automobile industry to the new generation,”
Organized in association with Heritage Motoring Club of India (HMCI), the vintage drive will see cars of pre war eras from the 1920s to the glorious time of 1965s and hail from the exotic lands of United States, United Kingdom, and other countries of the world. Most of them were the unfathomed saloons and convertibles from the imperial houses of Rolls Royce, Stutz, Buick, Ford, Chevrolet, Austin Martin and Bentley.