Kabirians in the world of Vintage Cars…!!!

On 24th February, Saturday, St. Kabir School, Naranpura, organized an educational trip for the students of class IV, to Vintage Car Museum at Dastan Farm. The students were accompanied by the teachers as well as the parents.

The museum has the most important collection of antique vehicles especially cars, buggies etc. It represents several of the greatest marques of cars from all over the world, of all types and ages.

It showcased that time of history when an automobile was not a mere means of transport but a symbol of wealth, power & style. The mighty ceremonial limousines, the convertibles & the snappy Sports Cars, cars specially coach built like Railway Saloons, Horse drawn carriages, Boat tailed Wooden Speedsters, Shooting Brakes-Cars built for the rich & famous. The students were amazed to see all these.

It showcased more than 100 of the finest cars in the world such as Rolls-Rocyces, Bentleys, Daimlers, Langondas, Mercedeces, Maybach, Packards, Cadillacs, Buicks, Auburns, Cord, Lancias, Lincolns, Chryslers and many other distinguished makes from USA, UK & Europe. Most of the cars were coach built by renowned coach builders like Hooper, Barker, Gurney-Nutting, Fleetwood, Labaron etc. They were all hand built to individual specifications of the buyer. There were special cars like Limousines & Grand open Tourers for ceremonial Occasions, there were convertible cars for evening drives, there were station wagons like boats as well as like a horse drawn carriage especially built for the family’s evening drives in the Dastan estate. Our students also took a ride of some of the above mentioned cars.

The students learned about the heritage properties. It was indeed a mesmerizing trip for the students. They enjoyed the trip thoroughly.

STD IV - DASTAN FARM VISIT - NAR (2) STD IV - DASTAN FARM VISIT - NAR (3) STD IV - DASTAN FARM VISIT - NAR (4)

Comments are closed.

Student of the week

24th September 2018

Kavya Patel - Student of the week (IX) NARKAVYA V. PATEL
IX  C (NAR)

Thought of the week

24th September 2018

thought 

 

Calendar

September 2018
M T W T F S S
« Aug    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930

Visitor’s Count

Hit Counter

W.e.f :13th August,2013 , Time:          10:30 AM