Fifth 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally 2015

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New Delhi, 23 February 2015: This year 21 Gun Salute rally marked out a milestone in the history of vintage automotive events in the country. For the first time this year, 20 to 25 international cars participated in an Indian vintage car rally. There were more than 200 exclusively selected vintage cars and 50 vintage bikes manipulating the streets of the Capital City (Delhi) on the day of the event.

Every car participating in this event was precisely handpicked from a total pool of 4500 vintage cars. 60 of these cars will be travelled to Delhi from every corner of the country, including Hyderabad, Bangalore, Bombay, Pune, Kolhapur, Kanpur,Jaipur and Kolkata, only to become a part of this privileged 2-day event.

A lead off in the history of India the event witnessed the royal gathering of 51 Maharajas, several CEOs of the Fortune 500 Indian corporate companies and some of the leading car manufacturing companies of India on a common platform.

The event started on 21 February and ended on 22 February. The rally began from the doorway of Red Fort at 7 am and go past some historic places such as Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Raj Ghat, Teen Murti Marg, Dhaula Kuan, Toll Plaza and IFFCO Chowk before concluding at Leisure Valley Park, Gurgaon. It was about a 52 Km sweep.

These were the participants:

  1. 1923 Rover 8, 1921 Ford, 1929 Ford Model A Roadster Sports, 1929 Rolls Royce Tourer, 1966 Mercedes 230 SL sports convertible by Fali Dondhy
  2. 1934 Humber Snipe 80 Landaulette, 1939 Buick Special Series 90 7-seater Limo by Harit Trivedi
  3. 1952 Chrysler Convertible-Chrysler Crown Imperial Series C53, 1933 Hudson, 1947 Cadillac Convertible, 1947 Buick Convertible, 1932 Ford, 1947 Studebaker Convertible, 1933 Studebaker Commander, 1948 Packard by Nitin Dossa
  4. 1947 Cadillac series 62 convertible by Amal Tanna
  5. 1974 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible by Hassan Husseini
  6. 1940 Dodge by Paresh Oswal
  7. 1940 Fordson by Dhananjay Badamikar
  8. 1947 Plymouth Special Delux by Amulya Dahanukar
  9. 1960 Chevrolet Impala by Shrinivas Thakur
  10. 1951 BSA Goldstar bike, 1961 Chevrolet Impala, 1958 NSU Supermax bike by Prakash Kunte
  11. Triumph Spitfire by Saiket Dutta
  12. 1913 Stoewer by P K Chawdhury
  13. 1939 Mercedes Benz, 1928 Morris Oxford, 1954 Cadillac, 1948 Jaguar by Narcinva Naik
  14. 1947 Buick-Super by Atul Mistry
  15. 1946 Triumph by Kr. Jeetendrasingh G Gaekwad Baroda
  16. 1963 Impala by Mukesh Shah
  17. 1931 Rolls-Royce 20/25 by A.L. Dakshanamoorthy
  18. 1939 VOLKSWAGEN War Model by Badamikar Dhananjay
  19. 1933 Rolls Royce 20/25 limousine, 1933 Chevrolet Master Eagle, 1934 Chevrolet Master Standard, 1935 Ford V8 Cherry Red, 1935 Ford V8 Silver by Madan Mohan
  20. 1925 Rolls Royce Phantom I Boat Tail Sports Tourer, 1948 Bentley Mark 6 by Ranjit Malik
  21. 1929 Mercedes Nurburg by Viveck Goenka | 1936 Mercedes Benz by Darshan Singh
  22. 1938 Rolls Royce Phantom III by Amitabh Adhar
  23. 1931 Chrysler CM6 by Maharaja of Kutch
  24. 1934 Chevrolet Master Six Sedan 3358/6 CC/CYL, 1955 Fiat Millicento Stationcar 1100 103, 1933 Morris Major 6 MJ 15 Tourer Vintage Car by Promod Bhasin
  25. 1925 Rolls Royce Boat tail tourer body by Barker 7600cc 6 cylinder engine, 1958 Cadillac Series 62 convertible, 1957 Chevrolet BelAir Sedan, 1955 Chevrolet Pickup Truck, 1929 Buick, Series 116”, 29 Model 25-27T Four Door 5 Passenger Sport Touring, 1947 Buick, Super Eight, Series 50, Model 51, Convertible, 1947 Cadillac, Series 63, Sedan de Ville, 1947 Cadillac, Series 60, Fleetwood, 1942 Packard, 20th Series, Super Eight, 160, 1570, 2005, 7 Passenger Limousine, 1936 Pierce Arrow, Model 1601, Sedan, 1935 Buick, Series 90, Model 90L, Seven Passenger Limousine, 1935 Auburn, Boat Tail Speedster 651, 1952 Cadillac, Coupe de Ville, Series 62, 1934 Rolls Royce 20/25 (Kellner) Seven Passenger Sedan, 1938 Buick, Series 90, Model 90L, Seven Passenger Limousine, 1934  Cadillac, Model 355-D, Series 20, Style 34663, 7 Passenger Imperial Sedan Preservation, 1930 Stutz Series M, 4 Passenger Speedster, Dual Cowl, LeBaron, 1927 Rolls-Royce, Twenty, Series K, Barker Tourer, GRJ-1, W8E by Diljeet Titus
  26. 1959 Mercedes Benz by Deepak Seth
  27. Mercedes 190S by Gurpreet Singh
  28. 1936 Audi DKW
  29. 1935 Ford V8 Convertible, 1928 Ford A Pick Up, 1947 Fiat Torpedo 503 (Tourer), 1938 Oldsmobile by HW Bhatnagar
  30. 1963 Fiat 1100 by Gyan Sharma
  31. 1955 BMW Isetta 300, 1968 VW Beetle, 1969 Volkswagen Van by Rajender Kashyap

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Picture Credit: Vishal Taneja, 21 Gun Salute, DeAnne Singhal‎, Ruchi Mittal‎, Aaliyah Marie Price

 

 

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