Dawn Patrol at the Pebble Beach Concours, a West Coast In-Your-Dreams…

The great majority of visitors at Sunday's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance satisfied their automotive appetites by strolling for hours among 200+ automotive jewels set on display alongside the Pacific Ocean. Not so for the Dawn Patrol — hundreds of donut-eating, coffee-sipping, sometimes freezing car geeks — who… » 8/17/14 5:41pm 8/17/14 5:41pm

Name that Lambo.... Eleven Specimens Grace the Concours Show Field

An impressive group of eleven vintage and modern Lamborghini coupes were invited to commemorate the iconic maker's 50th anniversary at the recent Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's — formerly known as Meadowbrook — in Plymouth, Michigan, near Detroit. While these cars are well cared for, that doesn't… » 8/01/14 12:44pm 8/01/14 12:44pm

Pick Your Favorite Race Car at the Keeneland Concours d'Elegance

The collection of vintage racers at the Keeneland Concours d'Elegance in Lexington, Ky. is considered the Best of the Best, so we decided to share the cars in another installment of the "Pick Your Favorite Car" series. This concours take place on the bluegrass lawns beneath towering oak trees at the Keeneland… » 7/19/14 4:13pm 7/19/14 4:13pm

Americans Find Porsche 919 Hybrid Tough To Handle

When the Porsche 919 Hybrid made its U.S. public debut today at the Ault Park Concours d'Elegance in Cincinnati, onlookers were treated to a series of challenges as the car was unloaded and positioned in the display area. Someone commented that driving at Le Mans for 24 hours is easier than moving this car a few… » 6/08/14 1:21pm 6/08/14 1:21pm

Porsche 919 Hybrid Makes First US Appearance At Concours d'Elegance

The highly touted Porsche 919 Hybrid — with water-cooled lithium-ion batteries and electric front-wheel drive power boost — will make its first public US appearance on Sunday, June 8 at the Ault Park Concours d'Elegance in Cincinnati, OH. Designed to race in the FIA World Endurance Championship series, the model was… » 5/31/14 5:11pm 5/31/14 5:11pm

Pick Your Favorite McLaren at Today's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance

The 50th anniversary of McLaren was celebrated today at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance with a special display class of significant race cars. Shown below are ten of the rare cars that were displayed at the Golf Club of Amelia Island. This is the second "Pick Your Favorite" post, featuring same-day… » 3/09/14 9:35am 3/09/14 9:35am

Pick Your Favorite Microcar at Today's Hilton Head Concours d'Elegance

Experience one of the most highly regarded car shows online, while it's still in progress. . . possibly the first time car enthusiasts have had such an opportunity. These photos of the Microcar Class were taken early this morning at the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d'Elegance in South Carolina. Of… » 11/03/13 2:03pm 11/03/13 2:03pm

Be sure to look for the hot rods finishing the almost cross-country Driven Dirty Tour that literally ends on the SEMA show floor. Say "hi" to Scott Whitaker at the Dynamat display. He's sure to have some good stories for you to share on Jalopnik. » 11/02/13 11:14pm 11/02/13 11:14pm

Ferrari 348 TS Gets Stuck Behind 1918 Buick

Have you ever found yourself driving at a snail's pace behind the proverbial slow Buick out for a Sunday drive? This photo was snapped early today at the vehicle check-in for the Dayton (Ohio) Concours d'Elegance and not on a a public road. But it very well could have been because Robert Anderson drove his 1918 Buick… » 9/15/13 4:05pm 9/15/13 4:05pm

Dirt on Car at Concours Not a Bad Thing

Beauty will be in the eye of the beholder Sunday in Philadelphia as the Radnor Hunt Concours d'Elegance presents a special class consisting of about 16 rally cars. Here's a case where judges are not likely to deduct points in the cleanliness column since a bit of road grime is a mark of authenticity for these rugged… » 9/06/13 4:27pm 9/06/13 4:27pm