Automobile Association of Eastern India (AAEI) announces Kolkata Vintage & Classic Car Rally
Pic: Krishnendu Kundu
report: Anustup Kundu
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Madan Mitra, President, Automobile Association of Eastern India (AAEI) announced an unprecedentedly organized first-ever Kolkata Vintage & Classic Car Rally to be held on 5th January 2020 at a press conference in Kolkata. Present on the occasion were Babun Banerjee, Chief Coordinator, Automobile Association of Eastern India and several owners of vintage cars who would participate in the rally. More than 50 vintage cars are expected to participate in the rally that would be flagged off from Eastern Metropolitan Club, Kolkata on 5th instant at 8.30 am. A few vintage bikes will be on display too. The 21.6 km route would cover stretches of South
Kolkata including Ruby Crossing, Gariahat, Deshapriya Park, Sarat Bose Road, Southern Avenue, Dhakuria, Jadavpur etc finally ending at the Eastern Metropolitan Club. The prize distribution ceremony will be held at 7 pm. Cars from 1913- 1964 will participate in the rally. The star attraction of the rally would be a 1906 Renault car with wooden wheels and kerosene lamps - one of the oldest cars of the country. Many renowned dignitaries from different sectors will be present to flag off the rally and will give away the winner prize.