Vintage car bonanza video

Nelson's Ruth and Kevin Mercer stopped by Bushtown in Waimate in their 1923 Mercer to look at the home of Kevin's great-grandparents. They were part of the Waimate Vintage Car Club's 35th Annual Wallaby Rally and were accompanied by Andre and Christina Kraenzlin, of Christchurch.

Vintage car lovers treated to the rare and the expensive during the Waimate Vintage Car Club's 35th annual rally.

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Vintage car bonanza video

Nelson's Ruth and Kevin Mercer stopped by Bushtown in Waimate in their 1923 Mercer to look at the home of Kevin's great-grandparents. They were part of the Waimate Vintage Car Club's 35th Annual Wallaby Rally and were accompanied by Andre and Christina Kraenzlin, of Christchurch.

Vintage car lovers treated to the rare and the expensive during the Waimate Vintage Car Club's 35th annual rally.

Fancy the last 'true' Lambo?

An important piece of Lamborghini history is headed for auction.

The classic Chevrolet Impala that Motley Crue's Tommy Lee rides around LA in.

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Vintage car bonanza

Vintage car lovers treated to the rare and the expensive during the Waimate Vintage Car Club's 35th annual rally.

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