Mission Mercedes

Keeping India’s motoring heritage alive, the eighth edition of the Mercedes-Benz Classic Car Rally (MBCCR) saw over 60 rare and impeccably maintained vehicles, eight of these being Parsi owned, roll down the streets of Bombay on December 5, 2021. Flagged off by Eknath Shinde, Maharashtra cabinet minister of urban development and public works department, at the hotel Taj Lands End, the convoy made its way to Worli Sea Face and back.           Clockwise from top l: Perseus Bandrawalla; Hormuzd Sorabjee; line-up of Mercedes-Benz cars;   Shapoorji Pallonji Mistry family’s 220S W180 Cabriolet (right forefront); Hormusji Cama’s 500K Roadster       An integral part of......

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