Monte Carlo Classic Rally sets off from Glasgow

Glasgow’s Buchanan street was transformed into a showroom today as some of the competitors cars were displayed prior to the beginning of  the  Monte Carlo Classic Rally.

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Photographs by Shelley Queen

Press and motorsports enthusiasts gathered in the city centre to get up close and personal with some of the vehicles taking part in the race before they started their journey to the french riviera from The People’s Palace in Glasgow Green later on in the day.

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Photographs by Shelley Queen

In its 102nd year, the race sees competitors from across the globe try to reach Monte Carlo in a 2000km test of endurance. One of the most famous motorsports events in the world, it certainly added some extra glamour to the normal Saturday morning in Glasgow.

Photographs by Shelley Queen

Photographs by Shelley Queen

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