London to Brighton Veteran car run heads to seafront

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Image caption About 500 cars have made the annual 60-mile journey for the annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.
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Image caption The rally was started in Hyde Park by the Sir Steve Redgrave, celebrity baker Paul Hollywood and Sir Ben Ainslie, who tore the red flag before the cars set off.
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Image caption The cars made their way through Central London and on to Croydon, Coulsdon, Redhill, and then into Crawley for the halfway stop.
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Image caption The rally included petrol cars, steam-powered vehicles and some battery-powered electric vehicles.
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Image caption The event took place regardless of the weather. Organisers said very few of the cars offered any protection against the elements, showing the pioneer motorists were a hardy bunch.
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Image caption The majority of the cars came from the UK but entries also came from the US, Hong Kong, Canada, Sweden, Denmark and Australia.

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