The Crazy Categories of Concourse of Elegance 2020

Forget all this pre-war/post-war stuff, this is how you break down a concours!

On Saturday I attended my second Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court – and it was as glorious and spectacular as last year’s with a sensational turn out of cars and remarkably good attendance too, despite the Covid concerns.

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The Cars that could’ve been the Stars – plus a Fridge!

Check out the alternative timeline movie and TV posters

In some classic movies and TV shows, the cars became as big, if not bigger, icons than the human stars. Now we can’t imagine those films without the famous cars – well actually Bristol Street Motors can. It’s dug out the vehicles that might originally have featured, and created posters revealing the would-be alternatives. Some of the cars are quite surprising, but none moreso than the fridge!

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James Bond’s Spectre Defender & other cool classics up for sale online

Check out this extraordinary cars available from Silverstone Auctions on 23rd May

Silverstone Auctions will be conducting a Live Online Sale on Saturday 23 May featuring exclusive and exotic cars that are ripe for investment opportunities in this period of economic decline.

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DB4 GT Zagato and the dilemma of continuation cars

Gorgeous, hallowed and expensive – but should they allowed? Are they not automotive blasphemy?

If I was a billionaire right now (even though I’m most excruciatingly and painfully aware that I’m not and the closest financial reality I could aspire to is a thousandaire) but if I was, hypothetically speaking, I’d be absolutely torn.

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Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace, 2019

Full gallery and details of the most extraordinary cars at the sensational concours event this weekend

The Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace on the weekend saw 100s of incredible cars on display including 75 historic concours cars and special exhibits.

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2012 Kuwait Concours D’Elegance

Originally published 15 February 2012 on Motoring Middle East

In 2012 Motoring Middle East flew over to Kuwait for a few days to cover the extraordinary Kuwait Concours D’Elegance. Check out our amazing coverage republished here.

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