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Tour de Cebu Motor Show gives us a glimpse of the ‘rolling museum’

CEBU, Philippines—Some of the finest classic sports cars owned by renowned car enthusiasts in the country were on display on Thursday, September 29, 2022 for the Tour of Cebu Motor Show at NUSTAR Resort and Casino.

The motor show served as a prelude to the main event, which is the 1,000 kilometer historic car rally which will begin on Friday morning September 30.

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The motor show gave car enthusiasts a taste of what to expect on this prestigious tour inspired by the famous Mille Miglia in Brescia, Italy.

Among those featured in a preview of what organizers call a ‘rolling museum’ were a 1959 MGA Deluxe, a Porsche 550 Spyder, a Jaguar Kougar, a 1963 Corvette and a 1960 Porsche 356B Cabriolet.

Here are some photos from the auto show:

A classic 1959 MGA Deluxe spotlights the 2022 Tour of Cebu Motor Show at NUSTAR Resort and Casino on Thursday, September 29, 2022. CDN Digital Photo | Brian J. Ochoa

A Porsche 550 Spyder with such a sporty look. Digital Photo CDN | Brian J. Ochoa

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This Jaguar Kougar was among the many stars of the motor show. Digital Photo CDN | Brian J. Ochoa

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A 1960 Porsche 356B Cabriolet. CDN Digital Photo | Brian J. Ochoa

This sleek 1963 Corvette is sure to be a favorite at the 2022 Tour of Cebu. CDN Digital Photo | Brian J. Ochoa

Some of the finest classic sports cars such as this MGA will be on display at a car show at the BE Grand Resort in Bohol from 3-6pm on Friday 30th September.

The seventh edition of this one-of-a-kind automotive event will take participants through some of the many scenic spots in the Visayas, including the famous Cebu-Cordova Link Highway (CCLEX) and around the tourist island of Bohol.

The tour ends on October 3.

Cebu Tour is sponsored by Petron Blaze 100 Euro 6 (official fuel sponsor), Vintage Grail, BE Resort (official hotel in Bohol), NUSTAR Resort and Casino (official hotel in Cebu), FASTCAT, Johnny Air Cargo, 103.5 Retro Cebu, Nature Spring, Span Asia Carriers, ERUF, Cinco Automotive, Nice Day Carwash and Toyota Team Cebu (official support vehicle). The event is managed by Tradeshow International, Inc.