Chopard wraps up a successful second edition of the Chopard Classic Rally – Dubai
Held for the second time in the United Arab Emirates, on November 9, 2018, the second edition of the Chopard Classic Rally Dubai, a challenging competitive regularity rally, came to a close Friday evening.
Organized by Chopard, along with partner Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons and Emaar Properties, the Chopard Classic Rally Dubai brought together 30 classic sports cars coming from the United Arab Emirates, Gulf region, Europe and the United States.
Race car driver and Chopard ambassador Romain Dumas, competed in this second edition.
Starting from the magnificent Burj Khalifa in Dubai on November 9, the competitors drove their classic sport cars towards the northern emirates passing by Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain and Hatta. The route that the participants had to follow was filled with exciting and challenging regularity tests. Finally, once they reached Hatta, which is nestled on the foothills of the beautiful Hajar Mountains, they enjoyed a quick stop before heading back out to complete the route and compete for the winning titles of the Chopard Classic Rally Dubai.
The awards ceremony and dinner took place at Armani Hotel Dubai where the first place team, driver and co-driver, received the limited edition of the L.U.C 1937 Classic Rally Dubai Special Edition. Produced in a 20-piece limited series and dedicated to Middle Eastern classic racing enthusiasts, Chopard has created this handsome chronometer; a timekeeper with extraordinary finishing which is an essential instrument for the gentleman who seeks excitement and luxury.