Tag Archives: Concours Delegance

Inside The Best Car Show In The World

Villa d’Este brings up all those romantic images of Italy. The villa itself is 145 years old and surrounded by a private park and overlooks Lake Como—you know, the place where George Clooney has a house. It’s all very fancy like and the perfect place for a “competition of elegance,” a Concours d’Elegance, if you…

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Plutocrat-Enthusiasts Splurge On $390 Million In Cars At Monterey Car Week

Each year Monterey County is host to one of the most valuable automotive auctions in the market, with visitors from around the world funneling into a small beach in California to spend way too much money on the cars of their dreams. How much money? Damn near $400 million worth of cars!

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Detailing a Three-Time Concours Best of Show Winning Bugatti

Just how does one put the finishing touches on a rare 1937 Bugatti Type 57SC “Atalante” Coupe (valued at more than $10 million) prior to judging at a prestigious concours d’elegance?

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Dawn Patrol Is How You Do Pebble Beach

Gorgeous.

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How To Survive Pebble Beach: A Guide To America’s Richest Car Show

The lily white (yet absurdly tan) communities of the Monterey peninsula open their doors to automotive enthusiasts this week, but most of them are keeping the gates manned by guards. Here’s how to buy, cheat, lie, and connive your way into all the events you want to go.

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Photos From The Greenwich Concours d’Elegance

The Greenwich Concours d’Elegance is an event that happens once a year in Connecticut. It seems as if every car enthusiast in the northeast makes the pilgrimage to see and bid on many wonderful vehicles. This makes for a very large and extravagant event. It also makes for a neat parking lot . Thankfully, the rain held up for much of the morning, and a great time was had by all.

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Among The World’s Greatest Cars, The People Stand Out

Among The World's Greatest Cars, The People Stand Out

It’s easy to get lost in great cars, and it’s especially easy among the jaw-dropping historics of the Amelia Concours D’Elegance. But there’s more to it all than the machines themselves.

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