125 vintage cars to take part in Delhi-Greater Noida rally on Feb 7

About 125 vintage cars will feature in the sixth edition of the 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally to be held in the national capital on February 7.

Madan Mohan, managing director, 21 Gun Salute, said on Thursday that the rally would be flagged off from Delhi's Red Fort and will culminate at the Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida. 'Save the Girl Child' is the theme of the rally this year.

Mohan revealed there would be a curtain raiser to the main event on January 31, with 35 classic cars parading in Gurgaon. These would include the Jaguar XK 120, Pontiac Convertible, Rolls Royce Boat Tail Convertible, Jaguar Mark 5, Austin Princess and 1939 Mercedes Benz.

The organisers have received 10 entries from the UK, France and Germany. The event will showcase cars manufactured between 1886 and 1965.