Puerto Vallarta is known for being the ideal place to enjoy various activities and now it’s the perfect setting for the 10th edition of “Vallartazo Vochero” 2015, the annual VW Bug Rally organized by Volkswagen will take place November 7-8.
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The registration fee for those wishing to participate is 200 pesos, including a commemorative event shirt, and a certificate for participation. The display of these classic cars will be open to the general public at no cost.
Alejandro Torres, director of the Association of Hotels in Puerto Vallarta commented: “We expect to receive around 1,200 visitors who love the VW bugs, which represents a success for the destination. Each year the number of people participating and attending the show starring models Combis, Vochos, Atlantics, Safaris, Brasilias, Golfs and Jettas, from the U.S. and Mexico. ”
The activities will start on Friday, November 6th with a welcoming party party and continue Saturday with a trip to the Marietas islands and paddle board lessons. At 6 pm at the Sheraton the cars will begin a caravan of these classic cars to the Malecon for public display.
The awards will take place Sunday, November 8 at 5 pm and will be given by 18 judges from other cities who will evaluate aspects such as: painting, aesthetics, tires and if the engine is original or amended, inter alia; Original Custom and Modified will be some categories to reward among the more than 50 categories.
Puerto Vallarta continues to be a “multicultural” destination offering a wide variety of activities for both tourists and locals. For more information go to: http://www.clubvallartavolks.com/