Bumper 61 Entires For 2016 Concours D’Elegance
The Alfa Romeo Owners Club has received 61 car and 24 motorcycle entries for the CBA Africa Concours d’Elegance scheduled for September 25th at the Nairobi Racecourse. The Concours is rated as the classiest event on the motor sport calendar. The Concours gives enthusiasts the opportunity to showcase their meticulously prepared machines and have them assessed by experienced officials. The best are recognized by the overall prizes and awards in the 20 classes for all makes and types of cars and bikes.
Among the star entries which will grab the attention of spectators at the Nairobi Racecourse onSeptember 25th are the 1949 Bentley MK VI of Roger Tanner, Paul Chemngorem’s 1962 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia and the 1972 Mercedes Benz 450SL classic rally car owned and prepared by Marzio Kravos who will be contesting the Concours under the sponsorship of DT Dobie.
The massive motorcycles which will be ridden round the parade ring include the 2001 Honda Shadow of Prateek Singh Gulati and Sandeep Gill’s 2002 Yamaha Vista.
Speaking at a status press conference, Chris Pasha, the Group Head of Marketing at CBA said, “Five years ago the Commercial Bank of Africa commenced sponsoring the Concours because the event mirrors the character and objectives of our organization. Both are active, vibrant and continually developing.”
Among the latest additions to the entry list for the Concours is an addition to the judging of the classic and vintage cars and motorcycles contesting the Concours, the event features the Auto Expo
consisting of 28 motor trade stands and a Classic Car and Motorcycle Sale.