Driving an Aston Martin DB5 in China


AUTO BILD 2014 Great Wall Classic Car Rally is the first time this well known German classic car rally organiser to hold an event in China.  This 3-day rally kicked off on 28 November, 2014 from Bird’s Nest National Stadium in Beijing with 40 participating classic cars from all over the World, including 10 from Hong Kong.


It is my first time participating in a classic car rally and I took part in an Aston Martin DB5.  For the first day, we through the first pass Ju Yuan Guan and the Great Wall – one of the Seven Wonders of the World.  We stayed at the Commune by the Great Wall.

DAY 1  Beijing – Changping


DAY 2  Changping – Yangqing – Huairou

beijing3DAY 3  Huairou


Blue Ocean Network did a coverage on the event and interviewed many participants, including Keith Martin, chairman of the Classic Car Club Hong Kong.