The RWITC in Mahalakshmi, Mumbai is all set to host the seventh edition of the Parx Supercar Show from January 10 to 11, 2015.Â An annual congregation of supercars, the show serves as a destination for owners of automotive exotica to bring out their enviable machines from the garages and for motoring enthusiasts to feast their eyes on said exotica. Cars from the stables of Audi, Mercedes, BMW, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche and Rolls-Royce will be gracing the show.
The main attraction, though, will be the uber rare Ferrari LaFerrari. Limited to just 499 units, this critically acclaimed supercar is the only one of its kind in India at the moment. The hybrid car employs an F1 derived HY-KERS system that produces a whopping 960PS, of which the V12 engine makes 800PS while the electric motor generates the remaining 160PS. The top speed is on the other side of 350kmph.
The cars will also be driven in the now customary supercar parade on the streets of Mumbai on January 11. The route would begin at the Turf Club, crossing major landmarks in South Mumbai including Haji Ali, Chowpatty, Marine Drive, Â Nariman Point and the Sea Link, leading all the way back to the Turf Club.
At the announcement ceremony, Gautam Singhania, CMD, Raymond Limited and founding chairman of Supercar Club, said, â€œIt gives me immense pleasure to host the seventh edition of the Parx Super Car Show as it offers car enthusiasts an opportunity to witness some of the best supercars in the country. This year we are delighted to showcase LaFerrari for the first time in India, and we are confident that it will be a visual treat for all car fanatics. Itâ€™s encouraging to see that with each passing year, the popularity of the show is soaring by leaps and bounds, and we are confident that this annual fiesta will only become bigger and better in years to come.”
Entry for the Parx Super Car Show is free. Car enthusiasts can catch all the action from 10am to 6pmÂ on January 10 and from 11am to 1:30pm on January 11, 2015.
Catch a glimpse of the most stunning Super Cars at the 7th edition of Parx Super Car Show 2015
|LaFerrari to be the show stopper in this annual extravaganza
Ã¼ LaFerrari to be showcased for the first time in the country
Ã¼ A fabulous array of Super Cars to be on display for general public on 10th Januaryâ€™14 at The Mahalakshmi Race Course
Ã¼ Free Entry for all automobile enthusiasts in the city
Ã¼ Super Cars to traverse the extensive route in Mumbai on 11th January from 11.00 am onwards
Ã¼ Display of Super Bikes for the general public to be an added attraction
Mumbai, January 07, 2014: The much awaited calendar event of the year - Parx Super Car Show 2015, Indiaâ€™s only Super Car show is here and this time getting much bigger. This one of its kind unique event presents an opportunity for Super Car aficionados in the country to catch a glimpse of some of the most coveted cars in the world and a few super bikes at RWITC Race Course, Turf Club, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai, on January 10 and 11, 2015. As a part of the yearly tradition, members of Super Car Club of India will parade on Mumbaiâ€™s key arteries on 11th Januaryâ€™15, in their exotic and rear mean machines offering a visual treat to car enthusiasts.
Adding to the glamour quotient of the fleet of renowned Super Cars on display, LaFerrari - a limited edition, top of the line offering from Ferrari is all set to be the show stopper for the first time in India. This most ambitious car launched by Ferrari is the first ever production car to be equipped with the F1-derived hybrid solution â€“ the HY-KERS system â€“ which combines the power of an electric motor producing over 150 CV with the most powerful incarnation yet of Ferrariâ€™s classic V12. The 6262CC V12 produces 800 CV and including the electric motor produces a total of over 960 CV that clocks a maximum speed of 350 KM/Hour.
The 7th edition of the Parx Super Car Show 2015, will host an array of well-known super and luxury car brands, such as Audi, Mercedes, Lamborghini, Aston Martin, Porsche, Ferrari, Bentley, BMW, Rolls Royce and many others at RWITC Race Course, Turf Club, Mahalaxmi on 10th January from 10 AM to 6 PM. People of Mumbai can also catch a glimpse of the convoy of super cars, as they will zoom past the streets of Mumbai on 11th January from 11.00 AM to 1:30 PM.
The Parx Super Car Show Parade route on 11th January (Sunday) would be from Turf Club â€“ Haji Ali - Peddar Road - Babulnath - Chowpatty - Marine Drive - Nariman Point - Marine Drive - Peddar Road - Haji Ali - Worli Sea Face - Sea Link - U Turn Under the Bandra East Flyover - Sea Link - Worli Sea Face - Haji Ali - Turf Club.
Speaking during the announcement launch, Mr. Gautam Singhania, Chairman and Managing Director, Raymond Limited and Founding Chairman of Super Car Club, said, â€œIt gives me immense pleasure to host the 7th edition of Parx Super Car Show as it offers car enthusiasts an opportunity to witness some of the best Super cars in the country. This year we are delighted to showcase La Ferrari for the first time in India, and we are confident that it will be a visual treat for all car fanatics. Itâ€™s encouraging to see that with each passing year, the popularity of the show is soaring by leaps and bounds, and we are confident that this annual fiesta will only become bigger and better in years to come.
The Parx Super Car Show, which began its journey in the year April 2009, has witnessed growth, not only in terms of supercars on display, but visitors participating in this grand motoring celebration. The first and the only Club for super car owners in India - Super Car Club (SCC) www.facebook.com/SuperCarClubOfficial is the brainchild of two diverse individuals united in this common passion. The Super Car Club, a membersâ€™ only Club has Mr. Gautam Singhania, CMD of Raymond Limited as its Patron & Founder and Mr. Hormazd Sorabjee, as itâ€™s Co-Founder.
This annual event allows owners a chance to get-together and also to truly experience their carsâ€™ performance. Since the inception the membersâ€™ base has almost quadrupled. Its members today span the country and the Club has Chapters in New Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Chennai, in addition to its base, Mumbai. Today, SCC has to its credit over six large super car shows, numerous drives to exotic locations and even larger number of super car displays.