Some 70 vehicles Wearing clothing of various styles, designs and origins, and drivers antique costume participated in a race organized by Classic Automobile Club of the Argentine Republic and he grew up in the neighborhood of Recoleta to the city of Buenos Aires Tigre.
“We are very proud to participate in this style of event as it allows us to showcase our passion to the public”, pointed to Telam George Vazquez owner of a Ford T black color and member of Association of Antique Cars of Cordoba pointing to call Recoleta Tigre Grand Prix.
according to the owner of Ford T The one who wore the black suit and the top hat, the car was in a warehouse beautiful city in cordoba In a state of disrepair, it therefore took a long work to restore that classic piece. “The most difficult thing was to restore the engine, because the parts are very difficult to find, but thanks to several acquaintances, I was able to restore it”, Said Vazquez, Who was accompanied by his companion and his son, who was also dressed in ancient costumes.
The people living in the northern region of Buenos Aires approached the vehicles with curiosity and great interest at the place where the group of vehicles was stationed. used cars To request photos and videos with units.
Roberto Suarez owns one Dodge Black from 1915, which attracted attention due to the horn noise on the right side of the vehicle, and integrates a group of vintage cars Black river. suarez, Joe, who was with his son, recognized that his passion for cars is due to his father, who worked as a mechanic for a long time. “This car is the fruit of a lot of hard work and effort, because I have devoted many hours, days and months of my life to it. It is part of my family.” The driver carrying a big pipe said excitedly.
Flag of India with number 5 on the front between rivers back burning, age drove one Chevrolet Roadster of 1927, whose gold-painted rims lit up the neighborhood Remember it. While sipping coffee and reviewing vehicle details, age, who had a leather hat, represented in a style similar to Pierre Nodoyuna cartoonish crazy cars He commented: “I enjoy attending these meetings because it’s nice to meet other colleagues who have the same passion for iron as I do.” ,I always dreamed of having a car of this style and in 2014, thanks to some acquaintances who found it, I had the possibility of having my own vehicle of this type”. Indian.
He also participated in the meeting and demonstrated old motorcycles Since the beginning of the 20th century, with different styles and care, which attracted the attention of the audience. marcelo marquez motorcyclist and motorcycle collector, owns a Harley Davidson Green since 1925. “It’s a family heirloom, my grandfather had it, then my father and then he passed it down to me. I cherish it more than my life.”“, admitted the 55-year-old motorcyclist, a native of St. Ferdinand.
A car with the number 1 on the sticker Anasagasti 1912 property of one of the first nationally produced cars classic car club, It stood out with gold-coloured gear shifters, a large black horn, a white cloth-covered roof and original leather seats. ,this car is one of the first national manufacturing And whose engine, despite the passage of time, remains the original” counted manual, One of the restorers of the vehicle.
He Classic Automobile Club of the Argentine Republic recreated the first open road race for automobiles in our country; which took place on December 9, 1906 in the heart of the beautiful neighborhood of Recoleta and city tigre organized by recently established Argentina Automobile Club (1904) and divided into two phases.
The re-release of this historic race is a tribute to one of the most important events in history Argentine Motorsport History And it is also the most important event for legendary cars Latin America.
The race started from Quintana Avenue between Ayacucho and the historic Bar. la white, where the participants had breakfast before the start, welcomed with handkerchiefs Recoleta,