Ranjit Pratap's Beauties Win Maximum Awards
Photo Caption: 'Ranjit seen with one of his prized position.'
The Chennai Heritage Auto Show 2018 was held on Sunday in Chennai and hosted by the Madras Heritage Motoring Club. The Madras Heritage Motoring Club is a part of the Federation of Historic Vehicles India which represents the majority of the historical vehicle owners in India. Over 140 vintage cars and 35 classic bikes were on display there, including those from big auto companies. The cars all ranged from the 1920s to the 1970s.
Various experts judged the vintage vehicles in different categories like authenticity, restoration and mechanicals amongst others. The event was sponsored by Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, MRF Ltd and a few others, all of whom are from the auto industry. The show was inaugurated by Actor Sathyaraj.
Ranjit Pratap, Collector of Classic Cars won the maximum awards (4) for the Best Restorer, Best Maintained Car, Best of Best Cars and the Best Viewer’s Choice awards for his various cars that participated. His “Ford Model T” won the Concurs de Elegance award for the year 2018 which is most prestigious award.
The event was put together by Madras Heritage Motoring Club. The Judges were Raja Mookherjee and Partha Banik, who have judged Vintage Auto Shows in the past.