“Roadster Rally” Comes to Ocean City this Weekend

What: A free car show for “roadsters,” aka 2-door convertible sports cars

When: Saturday, May 11 from 12 to 5 p.m.

Where: Ocean City Boardwalk, 6th to 14th Street

The Ocean City Boardwalk will be host to a new automobile event this weekend as it welcomes the first annual Roadster Rally on Saturday, May 11. A variety of roadster makes and models will be on display from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the Boardwalk from 6th Street to 14th Street.

A Roadster is an open two-seat car with emphasis on sporting appearance or character. Initially an American term for a two-seat car with no weather protection, usage has spread internationally and now includes most two-seat convertibles. Cars on display might include Miata, Mini Cooper, MG/MGB, Porsche, Nissan/Datsun, Audi TT, Corvette, Honda S 2000, Pontiac Solstice/Saturn Sky, BMW Z Series, Mercedes Benz, Fiat, Triumph, Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Opel, Ford Thunderbird, Sunbeam, Toyota MR2, Karmann Ghia, Chrysler Crossfire, Austin Healy, Ferrari, AC Cobra, Morgan, Lotus, Lamborghini and Tesla.

The event is free for anybody to attend. The cars will parade onto the Boardwalk at noon and they will remain on display throughout the afternoon. For Roadster owners, the rally is a chance to come together and enjoy their cars in a beautiful surrounding. For more information or to register a Roadster, visit www.theroadsterrally.com or email blinkerfluidproductions@gmail.com.