Classic cars worth around QR4m on display at Mall of Qatar

 21 Sep 2017 - 17:37

Classic cars worth around QR4m on display at Mall of Qatar

The Peninsula

Doha: Classic cars worth around QR4m is on display at Mall of Qatar as part of the Classic Car show. The cars include a Jaguar XK120 Roadster 1954 and an Oldsmobile Convertible 1959.

The bespoke Classic Car Show is located in the mall’s luxury court and in AlRayyan Hotel Doha. The motor show is organized in partnership with Mawater, Qatar Motor Show, Letbelah and AlRayyan Hotel Doha was kicked off yesterday and will last until October 21. 

Visitors can expect to see some of the world’s finest and luxurious classic cars that equate to a total of around QR 4m. 

The wonderful line up of classic cars at the show includes a Jaguar XK120 Roadster 1954 and a Oldsmobile Convertible 1959. The beautiful cars will be displayed at multiple locations throughout Mall of Qatar from the luxury court to AlRayyan Hotel Doha and visitors can take photos next to their favourite model. 

“We are thrilled to be hosting Mall of Qatar’s first Classic Car Show. We strive to offer unique and memorable events to our visitors of all ages throughout the year. No day is ever the same at Mall of Qatar and our Classic Car Show has an impressive line-up of 12 models that we know are going to impress our visitors. We thank our partners Mawater, Qatar Motor Show, Letbelah and AlRayyan Hotel Doha, for making this event possible, and we invite everyone to join us during our opening ceremony and throughout the month. It is going to be a very exciting one at Mall of Qatar!” said Stuart Elder, newly appointed Mall of Qatar Chief Executive Officer.

On this occasion, Salem Al Mohannadi, Director of Mawater said, “The purpose of organizing this type of exhibition is to educate the audience about the history of the classic cars which were imported to Qatar from the mid-1950s until the present day. The aim of this is to showcase the evolution that these cars have undergone, and how these characteristics were admired by enthusiasts in every era. This gives us an opportunity to showcase the heritage of Qatari car owners and focus on educating the Qatari public about the history of classic cars, while presenting exclusive information about the manufacturing of these cars and the date of entry into the region. We are also looking to encourage the youth to conduct additional research about and acquire a taste for classic cars. The exhibition includes a number of rare automobiles, which have been carefully selected and are owned by Qatari classic car enthusiasts.”

To elevate your experience at Mall of Qatar, AlRayyan Hotel Doha the first Curio Collection by Hilton in the Middle East, boasts 201 rooms and suites, three outdoor swimming pools, kids play area, wellness center, an array of dining options and flexible meetings and event spaces. This five-star property offers authentic Arabic hospitality, spacious accommodation and direct access to the mall’s luxury court.