China is the only nation with a constant civilization history of more than 5,000 years in the world which breeds one-fourth of the total global population and possesses time-honored civilization and graceful landscapes. In the past half century, especially in the latest thirty years, China has attracted the attention of the world. And the Beijing Olimpic Games in 2008 push this attention and interest to a new high.


CLASSIC CARS CHALLENGE CHINA (4C) was co-founded by Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA)-the highest international authority in the realm of classic cars and Classic Vehicle Union Of China(CVUC for short). Still today, this is the first and only high-end international competition of classic cars in China, and has been acknowledged in the realm as the biggest and highest-level “automotive & trend” event in the Eastern part of the world. 4C is a non-race tour rally carried on Chinese national roads, focusing on tourism and cultural experience, hold annually in golden October from Beijing to Shanghai, which are the areas with the richest historical culture and tourism and commercial value. Tens of antique classic cars from all over the world every year come to the event, driving across hundreds of towns and villages. Various of activities including tour, exhibitions, brand promotions and business communications are held along the cities. CLASSIC CARS CHALLENGE CHINA (4C) founded in 2011, has been successfully hosted for six times until 2016 and co-hosted by China Association of Automobile Manufacturers(CAAM) since 2014, all have made great achievements(for more information, please see event official website or search the internet). It will be its 7th birthday in 2017.


  • 1st December 2016 The Organizing Committee starts accepting applications
  • 1st-15th August 2017 vehicles shipment
  • 15th September 2017 all vehicles must arrive at Tianjin port
  • 15th-30th September 2017 vehicles’ customs clearance
  • 1st-7th October 2017 Preliminary event (Tentative)
  • 9th October 2017 participants’ registration
  • 10th October 2017 technical and administrative checks and competition training, official welcoming dinner in the evening
  • 11th October 2017 sightseeing in Beijing, motorcade preparation
  • 12th October 2017 Opening ceremony, Day 1: Beijing-Tianjin
  • 13th October 2017 Day 2: Tianjin-Dongying


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