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Old 17th March 2011, 16:26   #106
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A few pictures of the 59 impala... this car is preservation personified.. I noticed a slight dent on the passenger side front door that added so much more character to this car.. I hope the present owner keeps her just as she is now..
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A few pictures of the 59 impala... this car is preservation personified.. I noticed a slight dent on the passenger side front door that added so much more character to this car.. I hope the present owner keeps her just as she is now..
Attari,
Thank you for the beautiful photographs which do justice to this 59 Impala.
Yes, I remember that dent on the front left door and how it happened too.
Also did you notice the primer under the paint around the Chevrolet badge on the hood?
Thanks and Regards,

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2nd Cartier 'Travel with Style' Concours d'Elegance in New Delhi was really about style

Cartier's links with India go back to 1911 when Jacque Cartier visited India to showcase his Rue de la Paix line to Indian royalty. In 2008 Cartier set up shop in India and celebrated by organising the first ever Cartier “Travel with Style” Concours d'Elegance in Bombay. The Best of Show award went to Maharaja Duleep Singhji of Jodhpur's magnificent 1937 Delahaye Roadster by Figoni et Falaschi. The 2011 edition had 56 exotic (some not so) cars gathered at the Jaipur Polo Ground in New Delhi vying for awards in the Classic Class, Classic Rolls-Royce Class, Jaguar Class, Roadster Class, Post-war Classics, Indian Heritage and Preservation categories. In addition there were awards for Ladies Choice, Children's Choice and Resurrection.
Judges back for a second time included HRH Prince Michael of Kent, Gordon Murray. Peter Stevens, Sir Antony Bamford as well as Yasmin Le Bon, the former supermodel and wife of Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon. No Imran Khan or Nick Mason this time around but there was an innovation in getting two judges from Pebble Beach, John McCaw and William 'Chip' Connor, who judged the mainly American Post-War Classic cars. On the judging panel with them were several accomplished personalities including the French actor Olivier Martinez, the singer Bryan Ferry, the philanthropist Sir Michael Kadoorie as well as David Clark,Geordie Greg editor of the London Evening Standard while Alain de Cadenet was the master of ceremonies
The Best of Show award is given to an exceptional car that is extremely rare and has a very compelling aura about it. At the 2011 Cartier Concours d'Elegance, the judges simply could not ignore the 1911 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost Limousine with a Dome Roof, in yellow and owned by HIH Princess Ezra of Hyderabad. Known as the Throne Car, it was ordered by Mahbub Ali Khan, the 6th Nizam of Hyderabad. The brief given to Barker & Co was to have a raised seat with a canopy and panoramic glass. Hence the car was called the Throne Car. Unfortunately the Nizam never saw the car - he passed away in August of 1911 and the car was dispatched in December 1911, reaching India in March 1912.. In 1937 the Silver Ghost was modified to reflect Rolls-Royce styling of the day and this work was carried out by the Railway Workshop of the Nizam's Guaranteed State Railway. At the Cartier Concourse, the car was back in its 1911 form, restored by Manvendra Singh of Barwani..
My personal favourites included the Diljeet Titus-owned Stutz Series M Dual Cowl Speedster, Ranjit Mallik's Phantom 1 Boattail Tourer which Prince Michael of Kent took for a spin after the event, Rajiv Kehr''s rather European 1934 Packard Super 8 and Dharmaditya Patnaik's Series 1 E Type while in the Preservation class my vote went to the Steyr Cabriolet Typ22o owned by Harshvardhan Singh of Dungarpur. Sadly judging was not in my hands and the judges chose to award TT Raghunathan's superlative 1937 SS Jaguar the best of the Jaguar Class while the Roadster Class went to a magnificent 1959 Daimler SP250 (Dart) owned by V P Singh of Badnore.and driven in from Jaipur.
The Post-War Classics was won by the 1947 Cadillac Series 62 owned by Amal Tanna with two runners-up, an American 1956 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible owned by Sudhir Kasliwal and a European 1958 Mercedes 300D owned by Mr K.C. Anand. The Preservation Class went to another American car, a 1959 Chevrolet Impala owned by Mr Sukhwant Singh while the Resurrection Cup went to a 1929 Mercedes Nurburg owned by Viveck Goenka. The Indian Heritage class went to a 1955 Fiat 1100-103 Millecento owned by Owais Moshin Kidwai. The Judges (Ladies) Choice was the 1928 Lancia Di Lambda owned by Mr Prahlad Agarwalla while Yadupati Singhania's 1925 Rolls Royce Phantom 1 seven-seater Hunting Saloon was the Children's Choice.
The Cartier Concours is testimony to the fact that Indian motoring heritage owes a lot to the Rajas, Maharajas and Nizams of the past, thanks to their taste for the finer things in life and the means to acquire them too. Asked to compare the two Indian Cartier events till date, Prince Michael of Kent commented that the organisers had managed to improve on the first Concours in Delhi, with the large Polo Club ground and the presence of many cars that had not been seen before. HH Manvendra Singh of Barwani, an automotive restorer cum historian and curator of the Cartier “Travel with Style” Concours d'Elegance, pointed out how the Indian vintage and classic cars very special compared to what exists in Europe thanks to the existence of special custom body styles like 'shikaar' or hunting cars and 'purdah' (curtain) cars for ladies.
The first Cartier “Travel with Style” Concours d'Elegance in Bombay in 2008 changed the face of heritage motoring events in India. Earlier and even today, events are localised – Calcutta has it's own annual 'have-car-will-participate' event as do Bombay, New Delhi, Bangalore as well as other Indian cities. The Cartier Concours being an invitation-only, exclusive event has much higher standards of eligibility and judging and brings together the best cars in the country. One hopes the Cartier Concours d'Elegance becomes a regular feature in India.

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Viveck Goenka's Mercedes Nurburg 1929,which was mechanically restored [engine, gearbox, differential, suspension & brakes] by Shreesh Deodhar in a period of just three months (Sept-Nov 2010), has won the Best Resurrection Prize at the Cartier 'Travel With Style' Concours D'elegance held at the Jaipur Polo Grounds, New Delhi on 12 March 2011. It is noteworthy that somebody from Nagpur has been acknowledged by a panel of International automobile judges for having carried out World Class Restoration on a vintage car. The paint, chrome and other cosmetic restoration was done to perfection by Mumbai's Marespand Dadachanji.

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It would be great if someone could please upload some more pictures of the Mayurbhanj R-R (ORM-436). Car does not seem well represented in these wonderful pages! Cheers
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The Cartier 'Travel with Style' concours was such a resounding success the last time round in Bombay 2008, I made it a point to attend this year's event in Delhi. The venue was the Jaipur Polo Grounds, a wise choice in terms of space - ample room to walk about and see the cars from all angles. Photography was difficult in the cramped (yet cozy) setting in Bombay - no such problems here (of course one had to get most photography done before the crowds turned up). The Delhi sun was out in full force, and I badly missed the snappy hats we recieved last time. The setting was well spread out, little tents dotted the grounds for anyone to rest for a bit while sipping on their drink from one of the many counters.

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One of the tents also displayed some super paintings of vintage and classic cars by Rajkumari Vidita Singh, incidentally the daughter of Manvendra Singh Barwani.

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Here are all the cars that were present at the show, in alphabetical order

1947 Armstrong Siddeley Hurricane entered by Harshpati Singhania.

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A pair of Standard Avon 16hps were present, which I believe are pretty rare internationally too. The blue car was entered by Jitendra Singh Rathore of Fatehgarh, the other by Nitin Dossa.

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1923 Bentley 3 litre Speed with a replica sports tourer body was entered by Sharad Sanghi. There are discussions on identification in the WO Bentley thread.

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1939 4 1/4 litre Bentley entered by Rohini Jaiswal was my favourite amongst the Bentleys (3 out of 4 were entered by the family). I believe this car is ex Bhopal. I must mention here that the quality of their cars on display was absolutely astounding, and one prettier than the other.

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1938 4 1/4 litre Bentley again of Jaiswal is a regular at the rally scene, ex Darbhanga.

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1936 4 1/4 litre Bentley with a smart Hooper body is ex Nabha

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1938 Buick 46-C Convertible Coupe was entered by Mrinal Zaveri. The car looked very handsome in bright yellow.

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1938 Cadillac Series 60 convertible sedan entered by Kishore Gidwani. He recently got the car, and tells me it is ex royal family of Jind.

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There were a pair of 1947 Cadillac Series 62 - the ivory car entered by Amal Tanna (fresh out of restoration) and the maroon car entered by Dharmaditya Patnaik (I think the same car whose restoration thread is on the forum). There was also a sedan, entered by Siddharth Bhatnagar.

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This 1956 Cadillac Series 62 convertible was entered by Sudhir Kasliwal. I believe she drove down from Jaipur to the venue by road. I'm told the car is ex royal family of Jaipur.

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1955 Cadillac Series 62 Sedan of Harsh Wardhan Bhatnagar

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A trio of 56, 57 and 59 Chevys added some Americana.

1956 Bel Air convertible

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1957 210 sedan of Diljeet Titus

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1959 Impala entered by Sukhwant Singh was in timewarp condition, completely original down to paint and interiors. We had a sneak peak of this car elsewhere on the forum some time back.

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1947 Chrysler Windsor convertible of K C Anand looked like a million bucks.

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1959 Daimler Dart was the sole representative of the marque at the event. Entered by Avjit Singh Badnore, this fibre glass V8 roadster is also reputed to be the sole survivor in the country.

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A surprise display (to me) was the Jodhpur Delahaye with outrageous Figoni et Falaschi coachwork. Being last time's winner, it was a neat touch to have it on display.

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1947 DeSoto was entered in the Preservation Class (though repainted). The car has been with the Ruia family from new, retains original interiors, and sported some delightful touches like unused spare key, original spare tyre, tools, books etc.

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1956 Dodge Kingsway was part of the Indian Heritage category. Entered by Chandak Banerjee

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I was lucky to spend some time with Gordon Murray, who returned as a judge this time as well. I asked him which was his favorite car the show. He almost apologetically replied "did you see that little black Fiat Millecento in the corner? I am completely smitten by its lines". Needless to say, he made my day!

Farhan Kidwai's delightful 1955 Fiat Millecento.

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1951 Hindustan 14 was also part of the Indian Heritage class, entered by Navinder Singh. Nicely restored.

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Jaguar was part sponsor this time round (a welcome trend), so a special Jaguar class was included.

1937 2 1/2 litre of T T Raghunathan was so impeccably restored, it could hold its own anywhere in the world. Ditto for his V12 E Type series 3 convertible

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1949 XK 120 of Hardev Singh Akoi in electric blue was a unique sight.

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1947 2 1/2 litre Mark IV of Lakshmi Raman is ex Dharampur, and beautifully presented.

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1951 Jaguar Mk V 3 1/2 litre convertible of Vikram Singh. Incidentally my uncle owned this car decades ago.

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1963 E Type Series 1 (considered the prettiest of all Es) of Dharmaditya Patnaik. Somehow I thought the lines were a tad skew on this one.

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1965 Jaguar Mark X of Naresh Ojha

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1928 Lancia DiLambda Sports Toruer of Pralhad Agarwalla

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1931 Lancia Lambda Series Nine of Hormusjee Cama

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1936 Maybach SW 38 convertible of the Ramchandra Nath foundation

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1929 Mercedes Nurburg Tourer was freshly restored, entered by Viveck Goenka

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1958 Mercedes 300D 4 door pillarless sedan of K C Anand is ex Sikkim.

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1951 Morgan Plus 4 of Raval Raghvendra Singh Samode was entered in the roadster category. Not the prettiest of cars!

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1934 Packard Super 8 Phaeton of Rajiv Kher stood out with its chromed bonnet

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1921/2 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost was another entry by Jaiswal, ex Mayurbhanj. #118MG O Series Windovers tourer.

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1925 Rolls Royce Phantom 1 Boat Tail (replica) was entered by Ranjit Mallik. #76RC, the first body was a Barker tourer, 1st owner Capt. Glen. I think it bore a local shooting break body for many years in Asanol.

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1937 Rolls Royce Phantom III Landaulette by Thrupp & Maberly of Sharad Sanghi is completely original and unrestored, and was entered in the Preservation category. While in theory that is a fantastic proposition, this particular car looked too weather beaten to catch admiring glances. Time to give her a sympathetic overcoat at the least.

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1938 Rolls Royce Phantom III saloon by Windovers of Amitabh Adhar was immaculately presented.

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1925 Rolls Royce Phantom I 7 seater 'Hunting Saloon' (ex Bharatpur) personified the stereotypical 'Maharaja's shikaar Rolls' - bizaare, over the top, yet very cool. Apparently unrestored, the car looked a tad aged, but I was smitten. Entered by Yadupati Singhania.

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Also ex Bharatpur, and also entered by Singhania, this 1920 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost bore an Indian body built by the French Motor Car Co. The lines were whacky, rakish and bold - but amatuerish in my opinion, lacking finesse. Chassis 102-AE, originally H.J.Mulliner tourer.

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Minimal instrumentation

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One of the prettiest cars at the show, 1937 25/30HP Rolls Royce ex Darbhanga (#GRO48), by Gurney Nutting, again of Jaiswal.

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1927 Rolls Royce Phantom I #94RF, entered by royal family of Jodhpur. The car was recently subject to a sympathetic restoration in the UK, catalogued here http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/pre-wa...oyce-94rf.html (Restoration of Rolls Royce 94RF)

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1959 Standard Vanguard Phase III was part of the Indian Heritage category.

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Stylish 1937 Steyr 220 cabriolet was entered in the Preservation category by the royal family of Dungarpur

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1955 Studebaker Commander coupe was entered by Avnish Grewal.

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1930 Stutz Series M dual cowl speedster was entered by Diljeet Titus, recently restored in a rich shade of aubergine. Strangely enough the Lucas headlamps complemented the car well. Superbly turned out, this.

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1946 Triumph 1800 Roadster of Vikram Singh

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Prizes
This time round we had the advantage of space, so a little ramp was contructed, allowing each car to drive up and collect his/her prize. A welcome move, it also gave photographers a good chance for a photo-op.

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Jaguar Class:

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Runner up-1947 SS Jaguar owned by Mr.Laxmi Raman

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Winner-1937 SS Jaguar owned by Mr.TT Raghunathan

Roadster Class:

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Winner-1959 Daimler SP 250 Dart owned by Mr.VP Singh Badnore

Indian Heritage Class:

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Winner-1955 Fiat 1100-103 Millicento owned by Mr.Owais Moshin Kidwai

Post-war Classics Class:

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American runner up-1956 Cadillac Series 62 convertible owned Mr.Sudhir Kasliwal

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European runner up-1958 Mercedes 300D owned by Mr.KC Anand

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Winner-1947 Cadillac Series 62 owned by Mr.Amal Tanna

Ressurection Cup:

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1929 Mercedes Nurburg owned by Mr.Viveck Goenka

Ladies Judges Choice:

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1928 Lancia Di Lambda owned by Mr.Prahlad Agarwalla

Classic Class:

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Runner up-1930 Stutz Series M owned by Mr.Diljeet Titus

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Winner-1938 Bentley 4 1/4 litre overdrive MX Series owned by Mr Jaiswal

Preservation Class:

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1959 Chevrolet Impala owned by Mr.Sukhwant Singh

Classic Rolls-Royce Class:

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Runner up-1937 Rolls Royce 25/30 h.p. Owned by Mrs.Roshni Jaiswal


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Winner-1911 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost Dome Roof Limousine owned by HH Princess Ezra of Hyderabad

Car driven on public highway greatest distance:

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1959 Daimler SP250 Dart owned by Mr.VP Singh Badnore

Children's Choice:

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1925 Rolls Royce Phantom 1 owned by Mr.Yadupati Singhania

Cartier Best of Show 2011:

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1911 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost Dome Roof Limousine owned by HH Princess Ezra of Hyderabad

Some more detailed images of the remarkable car.

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All in all an enjoyable event, meeting old friends and new, still showcasing the best cars in the country (with a few exceptions this time round), though the benchmark for me was set at Bombay.

Looking forward to next time though - Hyderabad? Calcutta? Lets wait and watch.

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