On Saturday, April 22nd, a fleet of classic cars from some of the most iconic brands in automotive history gathered to take part in the 2023 Modern Classic Rally.
The rally featured a diverse selection of vehicles from the likes of Bentley, Rolls Royce, and Citroen, as well as other marques more obscure to most. These included a rare 1937 MG TA, a 1932 Packard Roadster and a 1954 Mercury Montclair.
Organizers of the rally had gone to great lengths to ensure that the vehicles were in pristine condition. Each car was inspected and restored to its original factory specifications, with an emphasis being placed on the authenticity of the cars.
The cars set off at 8am and drove a route around the city, taking in some of the most iconic landmarks. The drivers and their passengers were treated to a police escort, ensuring that they reached their destination in a timely manner.
The rally concluded with a celebratory lunch at the city’s finest restaurant, where the drivers and passengers could relax and reflect on the day’s events.
For many of the drivers, the rally was an opportunity to show off their pride and joy, while also taking part in a time-honored tradition. For onlookers, it was an opportunity to marvel at the beauty and craftsmanship of some of the world’s greatest classic cars.
Whether it was the beauty of the Bentley or the power of the Mercury, the 2023 Modern Classic Rally was a sight to behold. It was a reminder of the past, but also a testament to the timelessness of classic cars and the passion of those who drive them.