Recoleta-Tigre GP 2011

Organized by the Classic Car Club, were enrolled over 70 jewels mechanical in excellent condition and operation.

 

 

Recoleta-Tigre GP 2011

 

Among the many jewels mechanical part of the test, did not miss the presence of the first and the centennial Pumper Fire Tiger, a 1918 Ford T chatita restored by Antonio Garcia and Miguel Guzzi, who completed the course, and said that "It is an honor to show this true relic of Tiger in this context."

In this edition of Recoleta-Tiger enrolled 70 vehicles, including cars, motorcycles and tricycles, constructed before 31 December 1919. It is an open competition, regardless of whether the vehicle is gasoline, steam or electric. Tigre Art Museum, among others, a single-cylinder, 1887 arrived, and electric, 1896, which were the two older vehicles involved.

The mayor of Tigre, Sergio Massa, promised to repeat the event next year and expressed his pride in the museum show in the context of so valuable vehicles that are part of automotive history. "Events like this allow us to show Tiger, because we want people to come and enjoy public space safely with adequate infrastructure. Recoleta-old Tiger was a journey that had as its goal the resting place that was then, and the Museum has to do with that time. Today we aim to offer a tiger with green, water, infrastructure and security, and we can show thanks to you, "said the mayor.

"Also, today is a special day, because very close to here is developing the Argentine championship Remo, with 250 competitors from around the country. This race attracts many tourists to see the contrast between the river, the old cars and the Museum, a photo exhibition, and the Creole Jazz Band performing live. We want people to enjoy. In a weekend, Tiger receives an average of 250,000 visitors, generating a lot of movement in the Islands, the Puerto de Frutos, and the Museum that always renews your samples, all within a framework of security with cameras and mobile municipality staff and police guarding Prefecture. This is a form that visitors enjoy quiet public spaces, which is essential and very important for us. "

"Participants of the race dressed in old people enjoying the river, art and history and walks. And it is also a symbol for the presence here of the old Tiger Fire truck, because yesterday and today we carry Fire training sessions, which makes security "Massa ended.

Meanwhile, Secretary of Social Development, Daniel Gambino said that reviving Recoleta-Tiger is very emotional, because it has to do with the height of the Tiger Club. "This year we added a sample of old photos of the race, people shared with the ACC, along with material from the Museo de la Reconquista. The day we walked, very public attendance; these old cars made a major effort to reach, because they come only once a year so that residents and visitors can admire its condition in a place like this. Tiger sets the direction in activities like this that coordinates the Department of Culture. For the people of the commission, get to the Museum was a longing for what enhances the architectural beauty of the cars, and is the ideal so iconic. "

CAC president, Alejandro Daly expressed his happiness for the realization of this event in Tigre in worthy, more than 100 years since the beginning of this epic, and stressed that this race is a tribute to Jorge Augé Bacque, who participated and supported this event "linking the cultural with the tourism and sports, working with the dissemination of the Museum. The Secretary William Viacava said "is a great pleasure and an immense pleasure to be in this unique place. 15 years ago, the CAC rescued from oblivion the first road race of Argentina and almost certainly in Latin America, an important event for the country and motorsports. Township unconditionally Tiger has always accompanied this historical recreation, so a big thank you and the club, because we always had a huge echo and collaboration without boundaries. "



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