To celebrate the 51st edition of the annual Statesman Vintage Car Rally, the Statesman group launched a namesake coffee table book, The Statesman 50 Classic Years of Vintage Story’,photographed and curated by photographer Varun Joshi. The first-of-its-kind book brings back in focus the bygone era of romance, age-old charm and glorious 50 years of the vintage car rally. Of heritage and nostalgia, classic and sublime, the book is a delight for all car lovers.
Dr Justice Dalveer Bhandari, Judge, International Court of Justice, unveiled the book at a celebration held at the heritage Bikaner House on Sunday, 26th February, 2017. The select congregation of well-known names from the social circles, the hospitality, Realty and fashion fraternity mingled over cocktails and dinner. The evening was partnered by North India Sotheby’s International Realty. The guest list included artist Paresh Maity, Shivani Wazir Pasrich, Amit Goyal, CEO at North India Sotheby’s International Realty; Saba Ali, Senior Vice-President, North India Sotheby’s International Realty; Sandeep Gupta, Owner at JW Marriott; Sunil Duggal, CEO at Dabur; Salman Mehdi, Vice Chairman – Global Wealth Management, Deutsche Bank and Vice Chairman British Asian Trust, based in London and Sotheby’s International Realty representatives of UK, USA, UAE and other countries apart from a host of International Luxury developers.