Sunday, August 23, 2015

Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

The Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is the premier Concours in the USA, one of the best in the world. It is a must see for every car person on the face of the earth.

Every year I think they cannot keep it going at that year's level, both in the quality of the cars and the number of attendees. When I first started going I think the tickets were just under $100. This year the advance ticket was $300 ($350 at the gate). And the crowds never get smaller. 

Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Best of Show Winner
1924 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A F
(photo property of Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance)
1951 Mercury Fred Rowe Custom Convertible
1950 Mercury Leo Lyons Custom Coupe
1963 Harcraft Special Mickey Thompson Indianapolis Race Car
Cunningham w/Chrysler Hemi
1955 Cunningham C-6R
1953 Cunningham C-3 Vignale Covertible
1955 Porsche 550RS Spyder
1956 Jaguar D-type Sports Racer
1957 Fiat Stanguellini Bertone Spider
1955 Mercedes-Benz W196R Grand Prix
1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SLR
1970 Mercedes-Benz C111
1903 Thomas Model 18 Shelden Rear Entrance Tonneau

1911 Inter-State Model 31-A Four Passenger Demi-Tonneau
1910 Speedwell Model 10-L Burr Landaulet Town Car
Pope-Hartford
1917 Moon 6-45 Roadster
1929 Hispano-Suiza H6B Hibbard & Darrin Cabriolet de Ville
1937 Delahaye 145 Franay Cabriolet
1937 Peugeot 402 Pourtout Cabriolet
1931 Invicta LS Carbodies Coupe
1939 Atalanta Abbott Drophead Coupe engine
1939 Atalanta Abbott Drophead Coupe
1956 Lincoln Continental Mk II Coupe
1938 Graham Model 97 Saoutchik Convertible







1956 Maserati A6G 2000 Frua Coupe
1952 Ferrari 340 Mexico Vignale Spyder

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