Classic car show 2013: A nod to the past and an eye on the future

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The second edition of Lebanon’s classic car show was launched on the first of November at the souks of Beirut.

This long awaited annual event is a unique opportunity for people to see rare classic cars exposed by private collectors.

Mercedes-Benz 280 SE Convertible - 1969 Model owned by HE Tammam Salam.
Mercedes-Benz 280 SE Convertible – 1969 Model owned by HE Tammam Salam.

More than 80 identified vintage and modern cars were exhibited this year, with the number of collectors increasing significantly.
Jaguar XK 120 Roadster - 1952 Model owned by Selim Deriane.
Jaguar XK 120 Roadster – 1952 Model owned by SElim Deriane.

The Classic car show has truly become a platform and a meeting point for collectors and vintage cars lovers.
Porsche through the years.
Porsche through the years.

With some cars being models from 1920, it is safe to say that the show constitutes a nod to the glorious past of Lebanon.

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The Classic Car Show is open until the 17th of November from 4 till 10 pm at Beirut Souks.