2017 Milwaukee Concours d’Elegance ‘Best of Show’ goes to 1932 Alfa Romeo

Two stellar prewar masterpieces stood above the rest at the Milwaukee Concours d’Elegance on Aug. 6. Best of Show/Elegance went to a 1929 Duesenberg J-184 convertible coupe (top) owned by Greg Ornazian, of Troy Mich. Best of Show/Sport went to a 1932 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 owned by Brian Brunkhorst of Scottsdale, Ariz.

Award winners were as follows:

Auto Chic: 1946 Nash Ambassador Slipstream, Cris & Molly Detwiller, New Stanton, PA

Auto Chic 1946 Nash Ambassador | 2017 Milwaukee Concours d'Elegance

Best Interior: 1968 BMW 1600 GT, Elliot Schnackenberg, Milwaukee, WI

Best Interior 1968 BMW

Best Finish: 1950 Muntz Jet, Kathryn & David Hans, Barrington, IL

Best Finish 1950 Muntz Jet | Milwaukee Concours d'Elegance 2017

Best Original: 1926 Rolls Royce Phantom I Brewster Trouville Town Car, Bob & Sheila Joynt, Batavia, IL

Best Original 1926 Rolls Royce

Milestone Engineering: 1923 Miller HCS Special, Dana & Patti Mecum, Burlington, WI

3rd Race Cars 1923 Miller

Most Sporting Closed-Early: 1938 Bentley 4.25-liter Saloon Derby, Charles Heller, Winnetka, IL

Most Sporting Closed-Early 1938 Bentley

Most Sporting Closed-Late: 1968 Shelby GT500KR Fastback, Robert & Audrey Greenwood, Fond du Lac, WI

Most Sporting Closed Late 1968 Shelby

Most Sporting Open-Early: 1914 Stutz Bearcat Speedster, Brian & Trish White, Apex, NC

Most Sporting Open-Early 1914 Stutz

Most Sporting Open-Late: 1949 Jaguar XK120 Alloy Body, Mike & Deb Korneli, West Bend, WI

Most Sporting Open-Late 1949 Jaguar

Most Elegant Closed-Early: 1931 Graham Special 8, Warren Jensen, West Allis, WI

Most Elegant Closed-Early

Most Elegant Closed-Late: 1962 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud II, Michael Klemens, Mequon, WI

Most Elegant Closed-Late 1962 Rolls Royce

Most Elegant Open-Early:     1937 Packard 1508 Convertible Sedan, Larry & Carol Pumphrey, Greensburg, IN

Most Elegance Open-Early 1937 Packard

Most Elegant Open Late: 1957 Jaguar XK140 MC/SE Drop Head Coupe, Bob & Sue Wenderski, Lake Forest, IL

Most Elegant Open-Late 1957 Jaguar XK140

People’s Choice: 1929 Duesenberg J-184 Convertible Coupe, Greg Ornazian, Troy, MI

People's Choice 1929 Duesenberg

Best Pre-War: 1928 Bentley OW 4.5-liter Vanden-Plas Tourer, Mary & Ted Stahl, Chesterfield MI

Best Pre-War 1928 Bentley Vanden Plas

Best Post War: 1970 Plymouth Superbird, Doug Schellinger, New Berlin WI

Best Post War 1970 Plymouth Superbird

Best Representation of Speed-Then: 1914 Duesenberg, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN

Best Representation of Speed-Then 1914 Duesenberg

Best Representation of Speed-Now: 2017 Ford GT, Ford Motor Company, Detroit, MI

Best Representation of Speed-Now 2017 Ford GT

Best of Show/Elegance: 1929 Duesenberg J-184 Convertible Coupe, Greg Ornazian, Troy, MI

Best of Show-Elegance 1929 Duesenberg

Best of Show/Sport: 1932 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300, Brian Brunkhorst, Scottsdale, AZ

Best of Show-Sport 1932 Alfa Romeo

Chasing Classic Cars Award (presented by Wayne Carini): 1966 Shelby Cobra, Brad & Lisa Tank Winnetka, IL

Chasing Classic Cars 1966 Shelby Cobra

 

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