News stardom : kolkata, 17th. January 2023. The Statesman Vintage & Classic Car Rally (VCCR) is the signature event of The Statesman group and they are ready to launch the 52nd edition of the rally on 29th January 2023 at the Eastern Command Stadium, Kolkata.
It’s a full day event where the vintage and classic cars including the vintage two-wheelers of the city as well as various parts of the country assemble in the stadium by 8.00 am and starts roll out in the criss cross city road after the gorgeous flag-off by the Head of Eastern Command. After completion of a total ride of almost 30 km the rally back to the stadium and assemble for authentic lunch and proceed towards the culmination ceremony and the prize distribution starts. We roll out 40 running trophies in different categories and mementos to all the valid participants. It’s a fun filled day to feel the presence of Indian heritage through the age-old cars and motorbikes. Also, there is an element of amusement in between, where eminent artists will perform to give a different dimension to this programme.
There will be an august presence of almost 8000 audience in the stadium from various strata of the society and primarily the car lovers. We bring out a rally souvenir highlighting the rich history of the vintage and classic cars and distribute to the audience as collectors’ item.
Finally, after a gap of two years due to pandemic, they are again back in mood to celebrate the biggest car carnival of the city where the participants come with funny attire with their family and friends and they enjoy with the celebrities.