Beijing China, 28 Sept 2015 Morgan Cars China has confirmed that it will attend Bund Classic 2015 to be held in Shanghai Oct 16-18th 2015. Bund Classic is first annual Concours d’Elegance dedicated to the Chinese and Asian Pacific classic, historical and vintage automobile community. A celebration of the love of classic cars and modern lifestyle! Morgan cars will take part in a classic car parade on the Bund and will display models which are available for sale at the 3 day event to be held at the historic venue of No.1 Waitanyuan.
Founded in 1909, Morgan is the oldest privately held car company in the world, producing hand built classic sports cars in Malvern, England. The factory makes 500 cars per year and approximately the same number of Morgan 3 Wheelers. Morgan cars are the only classic cars in the world which can obtain a vehicle license in China. The models on display will include the Plus 4 and Roadster, provided by Yongda Morgan of Shanghai, the local partner of Morgan Cars China. A privately owned Morgan Roadster and Morgan 3 Wheeler will take part in the parade on the Bund.
Held 16-18th Oct 2015, the 3rd edition of Bund Classic promises to offer its guests a variety of onsite entertainments and cultural activities including a garden party, exclusive art and jewelry exhibits, a concert, afternoon tea, champagne and wine tastings, a Parade on the Bund and a Concours d’Elegance, redefining for all car lovers the real meaning of elegance and investable art pieces. Over 11,000 qualified visitors are expected at this year’s show.
Jim James, Managing Director of Morgan Cars China said, “Morgan cars China is delighted to announce our attendance at the Bund Classic 2015. We believe that style and elegance of this classic car event matches the heritage of the Morgan hand built British sports cars, and that the event is contributing significantly to the development of a classic car culture in China.”
Delphine Lignières, Founder and CEO of the China Rendez-Vous commented, “Bund Classic brings together the most stylish and interesting vehicles of the past and the present. Morgan has a continuous history of making classic cars for over 100 years and so we are delighted that our guests will be able to see these vehicles both on the road and within the Concours.”
The Morgan cars will be driven by customers, and the Plus 4 and Roadster on display will be provided by Morgan Yongda, the local partner of Morgan. Yongda Automobile Group, listed in Hong Kong, is a famous company in China. The Group operates 130 Auto outlets and sold some 37,247 units in the first half of 2013. Brand “Yongda” has been designated as “China Famous Trademark” by the Trademark Office of SAIC. In 2011, the company ranked “China Top 500 Enterprises”. In 2013, Yongda was awarded its eleventh “Famous Auto Sales Enterprise”, and “The Most Admired Automobiles Sales Service Brand.”
About Bund Classic
Founded in 2013 by China Rendez-Vous Ltd., Bund Classic is the first annual Concours d’Elegance dedicated to the Chinese and Asian Pacific classic, historical and vintage automobile community. In October 2015, the 3rd edition of the event promises to offer its guests a variety of onsite entertainments and cultural activities including a garden party, art and culture exhibits, a concert, afternoon tea, a Parade on the Bund and a Concours d’Elegance, redefining for all car lovers the real meaning of elegance and investable art pieces. The 2015 Bund Classic offers a fantastic opportunity to pay tribute to the classic automobile world. Over 11,000 qualified visitors are expected at this year’s show.
Click here to visit the official website of Bund Classic 2015 for more information.
About Yongda Automobile Group
Yongda Automobile Group is affiliated to China Yongda Automobiles Services Holdings. China Yongda Automobiles Services Holdings Limited is listed in Hong Kong, (stock code: 03669.HK). The Yongda Auto Group is a leading passenger vehicle retailer and comprehensive service provider in eastern China, and has obtained manufacturers’ authorizations to open and operate a total of 130 outlets for luxury and ultra-luxury auto brands including: Bentley, Porsche, BMW, Land Rover, Infiniti, Audi, Volvo, Cadillac, Lincoln and Morgan.