Episode 070 – Rupali Prakash | Illustrator, & Founder of Classic Chase, & Delali

Rupali Prakash is the founder of Classic Chase and Delali. As an independent illustrator, she creates lifestyle accessories, and also designs custom artworks for car clubs and enthusiasts. She’s also the Youth Advisor for the Federation of Historic Vehicles of India (FHVI).

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Listen to her story from growing up in a farm surrounded by vintage and classic cars, and a stint in creating board games, to now offering unique experiences in vintage and classic cars, and encouraging the youth to appreciate historic vehicles.

Classic Chase offers niche experiences with a stunning collection of vintage and classic cars in India.

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Enjoy historic automotive dining experiences in the heart of a garage on the outskirts of Bangalore.

Get up close with these restored and well-preserved beauties as you make them part of your celebrations and special occasions.

Delali is a boutique brand under which Rupali creates vintage and classic car themed silk scarves and pocket squares.

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You can also commission bespoke orders for your cars and car clubs.

The Federation of Historic Vehicles of India (FHVI) was formed to protect, preserve, and promote the rich heritage of historic vehicles of India. 

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As a member of the Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA), it brings together member clubs through events and infrastructure that motivates the culture of historic vehicles movement in India.

Also, mentioned in this episode
1900 De Dion-Bouton
1907 Locomobile Model E
1930 Delage
1955 Triumph TR3
1960 Austin Healey Sprite
Aditya Subramanian
Alfa Romeo Spider
Arvind Krishnan
Bangalore Palace
Car Girls India
Cartier Concours d’elegance
Charminar Challenge
Classic cars
Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee
Ford vs Ferrari
Ford Mustang
Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA)
Frank, the water snake
Gabriel Iglesias
Gabriel Iglesias – VW bus collection
Jaguar E-Type
Jaguar XK 140
Jay Leno
Jay Leno’s Garage
Jerry Seinfeld
Kobe, the cobra
Lanchaster Straight-Eight
Land Rover
Lingaa movie
Lord Mountbatten
Maharaja of Rajkot
Maybach Vision
Mercedes Nurburg
Motilal Nehru
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Pebble Beach
Rann of Kutch
SS Rajmouli
Sunbeam Talbot
Ravi Prakash
Rolls Royce
Russell 1, 2, 3, the russell viper
Sabena Prakash
Shefali Prakash
Soul Sante
Tesla Cyber Truck
The Fuller Life
The Grand Tour
The Irishman
Top Gear
Tour of Paris
Triumph TR3
UB City
University of Warwick
Valley School
Vidya Ganapathy
Vivek Ganapathy
Vivek Goenka
Volkswagen Beetle
Wasabi Productions


Show cover jingle courtesy of Icons8
Music by Nordgroove from Fugue

Episode background tunes courtesy of YouTube Audio Library
Love Or Lust by Quincas Moreira
Mix It Up
by RalpReal

All photographs by Classic Chase, Delali, and Rupali Prakash, unless otherwise stated

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