Second day of the Rally today through the Flemish Ardennes and Kortrijk, still tomorrow to admire the roaring dreamcars during the GT Tour or during the Elegance Competition at the Royal Zoute Golf Club.
About 200 exclusive and magnificent automobile ancestors registered before 1965 were participating the last two days to the “Grand Prix”. With around 197unknown or some well-knowned drivers like among others the chief designer of the BMW group Adriaan Van Hooydonck on a BMW 328 Touring Le Mans of 1939, Jochen Maas the Formula 1 legend on a Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Pagoda of 1965 or Paul Belmondo on a Maseratti 3500. A rendez-vous for gentlemen drivers.
A weekend in a refined lifestyle, relaxation blends with class, sportsmanship and etiquette in Knokke-Heist during the “Zoute Grand Prix” will be at their peak. And you can still discover this Sunday the automobile Elegance at the Royal Zoute Golf Club or simply enjoy admiring the recent Grand Touring cars during their competing in the GT Tour.
All the ingredients are thus gathered to the automobile amateurs to meet the experts and specialists during a popular party of historical cars in the open air at the seaside.
Text and pictures: Olivier Bulto