The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance was established in 1950, as a sideshow for the Pebble Beach Road Race. The “side show” never stopped though, continuing every year for the past sixty, to bring enthusiasts, car clubs and amazing cars together. The show only got better as the years went on, eventually leading to it being considered the most prestigious beauty contests in the world. It has become the main event of over 50 similar or related events happening within the same week, and is the event you really don’t want to miss.
This year is no different. The choice for classes, the types of vehicles making their appearance, and the concept cars that are showing up as well, make the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance an event to remember. What are some of the Marques and special classes that will be appearing?
To list a few, there will be the coachbuilders Delahaye and Chapron Coachwork, the 100 Years of BMW show, the 50th Anniversary of Ford GT40 Victory at Le Mans, and the Bizzarrini. These and other classes will help ensure everyone gets a great competition and event.
What are the concept cars you will be able to see? Well for starters, the 2017 Audi R8, Bentley Motors Exp 10 Speed 6, and the BMW CSL Hommage will be coming along with plenty of others. We won’t to spoil the excitement, so get tickets to check out the show for yourself!
For those visiting and spectating, the food will be provided at concession stands. You can also head down to The Pebble Beach Market, where you can select from any number of cuisines while spectating the event. They can even provide you with a picnic basket and choice wines as well. You should wear comfortable, casual clothes, while still keeping the elegant look that the event encourages. Bringing sunglasses, a hat, and sunblock is also recommended.
This event is one in a million, and will be happening Sunday August 21st. So if you want to be a part of this special annual event, don’t hesitate! You won’t be disappointed.Tags: Concours d’Elegance Posted by