Amelia Island Concours 2017

Amelia Island Concours 2017

June 23, 2017

Amelia Island Concours 2017

Amelia Island Concours started back in 1996, located on the Atlantic Coast and the first Concours show of the year. 

In 2017, the Amelia Island Concours was held at the Amelia Island Golf Club which is located on the grounds of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel.

There is a wide range of automobilia and luxury products which includes; antiques, model cars as well general car related goods. 

Join in with the cars & coffee, which is free to the public ! 

If you wish to attend the Black Tie event hosted by Mercedes Benz within the Talbot Ballroom a reservation is required. 

PCA have a display on the first fairway of the Oak Marsh golf club. 

2017 saw Al Unser car collection on display including him partaking in the event. 

There is a variety of auctions which happen throughout the event including RM Sothbey's, Bonhams, Gooding & Company.

There are so many things to see and do whilst at the Concours event, including taking the passenger seat in a car with Hurley Haywood, in a Porsche ! 

A few of the very special cars included ;

A BMW 507 which was owned by Elvis, the only surviving Le-mans winning Jaguar D-Type & 1957 Corvette Super Sports. 

In 2017 the best in show winners were ; 

1939 Alfa Romeo 8c 2900B Lungo Spider 

1935 Duesenberg SJ-582 

Two wonderful cars, with amazing history - bodywork from a by gone era, certainly something we love to see ! 

It goes without saying, whether you are displaying your car at Amelia or simply attending. Your car has to look it's best and what better wax to use than Mitchell and King's concours wax <<click here>>