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1955 Cadillac Series 62

Video: The heritage of Pakistan, the cars of Fatima Jinnah, come back to life.

Karachi: After a strenuous journey of 25 years today, Fatima Jinnah’s 1955 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible and 1966 Mercedes 200 have finally been restored preserving the heritage of Pakistan for generations to come. In 1997, owing to his love for vintage cars, Mohsin Ikram, the founder of the Vintage and Classic Car Club of Pakistan, discovered these cars at Mohatta Palace and took it upon himself to restore them to their original condition, "When we entered the Palace the Mercedes was right in the front on the porch in a…

Fatima Jinnah’s car back to life after two years of repair

KARACHI: Exposed to dust and lying in ruin for years, the car of Miss Fatima Jinnah’s 1955 ‘Cadillac Series 62 Convertible’ has been finally been restored to its original condition after two years of work by a local garage. The condition of the vehicle — 1955 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible classic car —first came to spotlight in 2007 when pictures were published on Pakistani automotive websites. The vehicle was kept at the Mohatta Palace and it was then taken away for repairs several years ago. Another car of Miss…