MUMBAI, (GNI): Sofitel Mumbai BKC celebrated its 5 ‘Magnifique’ years, by hosting the Vintage & Classic Car Rally at a festive brunch on Sunday, 26thFebruary, 2017. In association with the Vintage & Classic Car Club of India (VCCCI), Sofitel Mumbai BKC successfully conducted the rally that was flagged off at Horniman Circle and culminated at Hriday – the hotel’s spectacular 30,000 sq.ft outdoor venue in the heart of the Mumbai. Sofitel Mumbai BKC displayed the undeniable charm of high precision machines of the past, reminiscent of another century, on a pleasant Sunday morning. Eminent guests and renowned personalities from around the country were present for the occasion.
Vintage & Classic Car Rally was organized as a tribute to the golden era of the automobile industry. The spectators witnessed over 150 of the best classic and vintage cars from Rolls Royce, Bentley, BMW, Austin, Ford, Chrysler, Packard, Lanchester, Mercedes-Benz, and Cadillac amongst many others. Around 60 motorcycles were seen from the works of Royal Enfield, Triumph, Vespa, Harley Davidson and more.
Commenting on the event, Biswajit Chakraborty, General Manager, Sofitel Mumbai BKC said
“On the occasion of Sofitel Mumbai BKC’s Fifth Anniversary, the city of Mumbai was privy to exquisite Vintage and Classic cars and motorcycles from some of the most valued brands in the automobile industry. The hotel has set the standard for luxury hospitality in the city, creating unique and bespoke experiences. We would like to thank our guests for the last Five ‘Magnifique’ Years and look forward to curating many more memorable moments for them.”
Sofitel Mumbai BKC has successfully introduced the city to a unique mélange of French elegance and warm Indian hospitality. The hotel is synonymous to luxury and has a year round display of vintage and classic cars at its front porch. Over the five years, it has become a destination of choice in the city for the people of Mumbai.ends