Galaxy of Cars T

Words and photos: Rex Ein­horn

New Zealand Classic Car - - NATIONWIDE NEWS -

he an­nual New Lynn Lions Galaxy of Cars has been an im­por­tant event on many a clas­sic car en­thu­si­ast’s cal­en­dar for 18 years.

The Western Springs– based event is at­tended by a wide range of sup­port­ing car clubs and in­di­vid­ual clas­sic car own­ers. While this year’s num­bers were slightly down on pre­vi­ous years due to var­i­ous other events in and around Auck­land on Wai­tangi week­end, there were still plenty of won­der­ful clas­sic cars on dis­play.

The weather was ab­so­lutely per­fect, and the pub­lic def­i­nitely seemed im­pressed by the high stan­dard of the cars on dis­play, which ranged from Jowetts to Tri­umphs and from Jaguars to Mus­tangs, not to men­tion a won­der­ful dis­play of vet­eran and vin­tage ve­hi­cles.

Over the years, this event has gen­er­ously raised about $170K for lo­cal char­i­ties, and, this year, the char­ity

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