Palos Verdes Concours D’Elegance 2014
Automotive Innovation will be the theme for the 22nd Palos Verdes Concours D’Elegance. The event will take place on Sunday, September 14, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Trump National Golf Club on the Palos Verdes bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean, where you can walk among the pristine Concours quality autos that defined Innovation in their age. The featured classics include Cord and Tucker, and others such as Duesenberg, Microcars, Morgans & Volkswagons. The Concours will also recognize the 50 Anniversary of both the Porsche 911 and Ford Mustang. Other Classes will showcase post-war American and European cars and a full range of sport cars and motorcycles.
This year, the Concours will celebrate the last 100 years of innovation and produce a show with automotive gems that demonstrate the pursuit of engineering advancement and style that have brought us the auto of today. This years, Grand Marshall will be Don Panoz whose automotive and motorsports accomplishments (such as leading the Delta Wing endurance racing team and working to bring it’s technology to street cars) demonstrate his pioneering spirit and focus on innovation. In addition to viewing all of the exhibited cars, there will be shopping area for gifts, dining at the elegant Club House, and many show cars to examine in the display areas.
Tickets my be purchased up until September 13, 2014, for $35 or you can purchase tickets at the gate for $40. Students with ID are $25, and children under 12 are free. Parking for the event is $10 and valet parking is available for $40. For more information and reservations, go to www.pvconcours.org. Proceeds from this event benefit the Palos Verdes Art Center, and Palos Verdes Rotary Foundation Charities which includes Harbor Area Boys & Girls Clubs. For more information call (866) 522-7746.
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Photo is courtesy of the Palos Verdes Concours D’Elegance.