Category Archives: Events

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Antique Car Show “Timeless Classic 2017” statistics

The Event – came true! Thanks to the participants, sponsors and viewers! This year’s antique car show was attended by 119 vintage vehicles. In that number: 112 cars, 3 motorcycles and 4 trucks. Number of vehicles produced in the interwar period (until 1946) – 20 units. Participants from Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Russia, Belarus, Germany, Poland and Lithuania came to the event.

Awards The Oldest Car in the antique car show “Timeless Classics 2017” – NASH 681-7 Touring, manufactured

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Collectors and Restorers Day in Iškilė (Latvia)

May 26-28, Latvian Antique Auto Club organizes a day of collectors and restorers in Iškilė (Latvia). In Lithuania, the event is also known as Iškilė market.
This event has been held for more than thirty years, and usually twice a year. It is designed not only to restorers, collectors of antique technique, but also for people who love the vintage art treasures, are interested in antiques, and want to find like-minded friends.
The organizers report that the event (market) site will be open to trade only from

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“We Drive 2017” in Pasvalys

On 6 May, the festival of antique auto-motor technique “We drive 2017” was held in Pasvalys as usually. This year’s meeting was outstanding with not only the perfect weather, but also the number of participants. And there is nothing surprising, because this traditional festival is also popularly known as Lithuanian antique technical season opening. Therefore, it is equally participated by centuries-old historical exhibits, and only 30-year-old age Soviet technical masterpieces.

As every year, the festival began with registration of the antique vehicle participants. For the first time in the

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Club “Klasika” Season Opening 2017

While spring is coming, the common owner of antique vehicle is anxiously glancing at the calendar and begins to wait for the warmer weather and drier roads. That year, on 29 April, the Antique Vehicle Club “Klasika” members decided to “wake” the late spring and announce the beginning of vintage technique season. They gathered together not only to have dinner, but also to discuss the past 2016 results, the club’s future plans and perspectives. It is nice that a club member Gediminas Aleksandravičius invited to stay at his homestead “Pas sesutes” (“At sisters”).

The visit began with the traditional, annual club meeting, which was addressed to actual club life and

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The Largest Collection of Soviet Automobiles in EU

Our colleagues from Estonia invite to come to Estonia recently opened antique car museum “Automuuseum”. According to them, this museum can be seen not only for the largest collection of Soviet cars in the European Union, but also enjoy four wheeled history exhibits collected from all over the world. “Automuuseum” is located next to the Via Baltica highway, in the103-kilometer, just after passing Parnu. Address: E67, Via Baltica 103-rd km, Halinga parish, Pärnu County 87222, ESTONIA

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Together – with the Club “Klasika”

No matter how ironically, Christmas and New Year brings not only a belief in miracles but also realistic approach and responsibility for the planned and completed works. On this occasion, with these brief remarks, I shall report what it was done over the year by the Antique Vehicle Club “Klasika” and how and with whom we will meet the New Year.

As every year, the first spring drive of the club “Klasika” cars began with a trip to Pasvalys, to the antique vehicle season opening. This festival – as a proof, that after the long winter months, we’re driving again. In fact, this so called festival has already been the eighth year inviting to Pasvalys antique vehicle lovers from all over

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“Klasika” Christmas Cards!

It is said that the traditions and customs we create ourselves … I think that it has been well proved by from the “Klasika” Christmas cards which have been published since 2009. The very first start of the “Klasika” card (2009) and the green car was invented by professional designers. Artist Ligita Jasenauskiene colored to a club a playful Christmas a snowman. Following, 2011 Christmas was decorated by Ona Bričkutė’s cozy cottage with an oldish car. Well, 2012 holidays were met with  Joris Malūkas’ Santa Claus. Later, from 2013, we started to publish a collection of Christmas cards which depicted

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Club “Klasika” Calendar 2017

Older people probably remember the great wall calendars with small torn leaves,  bulging thick stacks of paper and hanging visibly displayed in the room. Each such calendar tear-off slip meant something: the sun and moon position in the sky, provided information about the most important historical anniversaries, it was an excellent adviser in all matters of real life.

With time and the development of information technologies, the wall calendar has expanded and become more as an interior decoration in the household or workplace. Typically, the modern calendar is dominated by the camera to capture artistic images, while at the same time; the calendar still performs its original intended purpose.

Is not an exception Antique Vehicle Club “Klasika” Wall Calendar 2017 which for the fifth year in a row delights all with the images of the vintage vehicles.  In this calendar, we can admire photos of artists published repeatedly by Club “Klasika”. The photographers Ilona Daubaraitė, Vilhelmantas Sereika, Dainius Nagelė, Andrius Repšys, Gediminas Aleksandravičius, Aurimas Frankas and Mantas Šimkus presented their works as usually. Also, there are exposed suspended time moments by the club “Klasika” publication debutantes: young artists Gintarė Pašukonytė, Nerijus Šmigelskas,

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Magazine “Klasika” – in Benediktas Vanagas hands!

Magazine “Klasika” – in Benediktas Vanagas hands! Let’s wish the racer a successful launch in Dakar Rally on January 2-14. Let us hope that this magazine, which Dalius Linkevičius and the Antique Vehicle Club “Classic” gave B. Vanagas, would become a crucial mascot to him, or at least a meaningful leisure reading…

By the way, the famous racer has driven Dalius along the training racetrack. According to D. Linkevičius, driving feeling was as though air travel, which performs higher pilotage…

Well, there is no surprise! Benediktas Vanagas has participated in Dakar Rally four times and all the times the distance completed successfully. The last 2015 Rally was the most successful for

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Club “Klasika” in Riga Motor Museum

As season is changing to fall and the weather is getting colder, the Antique Vehicle Club’s “Klasika” enthusiasts marked the ending of the season with a purposeful trip to Latvia. On November 5th, Saturday, club members and their families stopped for a brief time in Pasvalys, and there we invited a few friends to join us and headed to Riga‘s Motor Museum. Latvia welcomed us with a wintry weather and snow… The trip was not chosen by an accident. First of all – we went to see the newly reconstructed classic automobile museum, visited our colleagues working there, and a little later we took a walk along the Riga old town famous for its distinctiveness.

Riga Motor Museum (Rigas Motormuzejs) – the first auto-moto museum in the former Soviet Union, was founded in 1989 and continuously operated up

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“Kaunas Auto Days 2016”

On September 16-18, as every two years the ongoing exhibition ”Kaunas Auto days” again widely opened Kaunas “Žalgiris” arena doors to visitors! During the show there were presented the most relevant car market news, advanced technological solutions, the newest and best products, the new car models, demonstration of historical, vintage and classic cars.
It’s a pleasure to mention, that for the first time this event was attended by Antique Vehicle Club “Klasika”, providing to visitors attention five antique and classic cars.
In the exhibition the Club was represented as follows:
Packard 333 Limousin, made in 1925. Owner – Gintautas Miškinis.
1929 Oldsmobile F29 Landau Sedan Deluxe. Owner – Dalius

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