Malta Classic’s 12th edition held between 10th and 13th October 2019 brought some of the world’s most sought after cars to the island and an incredible line up of proud Malta Classic winners.
This years’ events hosted over 100 classic cars from Malta and overseas across the four days. The Mtaħleb Hill Climb on Thursday sponsored by Handson Systems resulted with Joshua Anastasi as the 1st winner with an Austin Mini, who made it to the top of the Mtaħleb hill at 74.924 seconds. Friday’s Mdina Concours d’Elegance sponsored by Mdina Glass displayed almost 50 classic cars in immaculate condition, resulting in Chris Cachia’s 1961 Jaguar E-Type as the overall winner.
The Mdina Grand Prix weekend and the centerpiece of the Malta Classic events held on the 12th & 13th October saw powerful engines twisting, turning and sprinting around the tight Mdina circuit in 8 electrifying races to the finish line. The overall winners for the Mdina Grand Prix 2019 on corrected timing are:
1st Place: Nigel Webb with a Jaguar XK120
2nd Place: Ian Lawson with a Riley 12/4 Special
3rd Place: Vincent Tourneur with a Delahaye 135s Competition
The organising committee has announced that Malta Classic will launch its 13th edition of this prestigious national event in October 2020.
Karen Zammit Southernwood, Secretary for Malta Classic said, “Malta Classic 2019 was another great success thanks to our dedicated committee and foundation members, our volunteers, marshals and sponsors and all who participated to bring such a range of prestigious cars to Mdina. We look forward to another safe and adrenaline-fueled event next year in 2020”