Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Mini Cooper SE – Electric mpg, pricing, video and pictures

As the Mini-e drove over the winner’s circle on the 18th green at the Lodge at Pebble Beach, I watched intently. MINI keeps its British humor but cleans up the tailpipe. I am in the market for an electric vehicle. I have solar panels, so I don’t pay for electricity. In fact, I [...]

Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance video and the 18th Green pictures

The Pebble Beach Tour d'Elegance presented by Rolex rolled right in front of us. We watched as almost every vintage vehicle that parks on the 18th green on Sunday drove past us from the Lodge at Pebble Beach. The morning jog up 17th mile and around the Monterey Peninsula's quaint picturesque seaside mountains [...]

2019 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Winners

It's all in the pictures - each winner from the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Winners receiving their awards. Congratulations one and all. Best of Show 1931 Bentley 8 Litre Gurney Nutting Sports Tourer The Hon. Michael Kadoorie, Hong Kong Best of Show Nominees 1938 Talbot-Lago T150C-SS Figoni & Falaschi Teardrop Cabriolet Richard [...]

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1931 Bentley Wins Best of Show at 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

The 1931 Bentley Won Best of Show at 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, fitting as Bentley celebrates the 100-year anniversary of the historic British marque. The car is owned by the Honorable Sir Michael Kadoorie of Hong Kong. The car guide explains the Bentley 8-liter as basically an enlarged version of the six-speed with a [...]

McCall’s Motorworks Revival features historic racers, supercars and jets

Join the Monterey car week and see an ex-Jim Busby Racing BMW 320 Turbo IMSA GTX race car and the new Embraer Legacy 500 business jet. Monterey, California - On August 14, 2019, McCall’s Motorworks Revival will celebrate Monterey Car Week with several featured vehicles for its 28th Anniversary celebration at Monterey Jet Center in [...]

By |2019-08-12T13:32:52-07:00August 12th, 2019|Categories: Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance|Tags: |0 Comments

100 years of Bentley at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Happy Anniversary Bentley * The past, present, and future of Bentley will be celebrated at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, including being the featured marque * the future of grand touring will make its US debut with the EXP 100 GT * First public showing of the third generation, all-new Flying Spur - the definitive luxury [...]

Mercedes-Benz EQ electric concept rebirth of a legend

Dietmar Exler, President, and CEO Of Mercedes-Benz USA told us the Inspiration behind the EQ Silver Arrow and introduced the talented Gorden Wagener, Chief Design Officer at Daimler AG. The World Record-Breaking Vehicle from 1937 The role model for the EQ Silver Arrow is the record-breaking car built by Mercedes-Benz W 125 twelve-cylinder [...]

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance winner and mashup

There was tension in the air at the 68th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Would the a 1929 Duesenberg J Murphy Town Limousine owned by the Lehrman Collection of Palm Beach, Florida, a 1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Figoni Fastback Coupé owned by Robert Kudela or the 1937 Cadillac Series 90 Hartmann Cabriolet owned [...]

By |2018-08-27T20:29:49-07:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance|Tags: |0 Comments

1915 Carl Fisher Packard 2-38 Six Runabout

1915 Packard 2-38 Six Runabout Carl G. Fisher ordered the 1915 Packard Model 38 Runabout in 1914. Fisher is one of the founders of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. In 1915 Fisher drove the Packard as the pace car at the fifth annual Indianapolis "Indy" 500. Nancy and Allen Strong purchased the car and have kept [...]

Amanda McLaren on her Father and McLaren cars

Bruce McLaren I couldn’t be more proud, Amanda McLaren declared "It’s fabulous to be here, to be part of the team and part of McLaren Automotive." Amanda was just four years old when her father was killed in a testing accident at Goodwood in 1970. The place to be, to remember her Father after his [...]