Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

Help The Amelia find Mr. B’s Frua-Bodied VW Bug

Jacksonville played a role in the VW saga thanks to local import car industry legend Hubert Brundage. “Mr. B” was the southeastern distributor for Volkswagen and a Jacksonville VW dealer. Brundage is also the “Bru” in Brumos Porsche Car Corp, which he established more than 60 years ago. On the 70th anniversary...

Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance founder Bill Warner wins 2018 Nicola Bulgari award

  Nicola Bulgari, vice-chairman of the global luxury brand Bulgari (jewelry, fragrances, apparel, watches, hotels and resorts) is also a world renowned vintage, historic and classic American car collector. On September 8th Bulgari presented the 2018 Nicola Bulgari award to Bill Warner, founder and Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance at a...

The Amelia announces Cars & Coffee at the Concours 2019

Jacksonville, FL – The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance announced that Cars & Coffee at the Concours will be held on the 10th and 18th fairways of The Golf Club of Amelia Island from 9am to 1pm on Saturday, March 9th. Cars & Coffee at the Concours allows individuals with vintage, exotic, and collectible vehicles to gather...

The Amelia gives back in 2018

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is held the second week of March, but the work of The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Foundation never ends. Monies raised by the foundation provide hope for individuals and families throughout the year by supporting local charities. In 2018, The Foundation donated $100,000 to Community Hospice...

Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance moves to March 10th due to inclement weather

Amelia Island, FL – Even in the best case scenario, the forecast for Sunday’s scheduled Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance includes rain and lots of it. With a strong chance of heavy precipitation forecast for Sunday and a sunshine-filled Saturday in the mix, The Amelia Concours team has moved Sunday’s award-winning Concours to Saturday. The Concours show will now coincide with Saturday’s Cars &...

Creations of Ed “Big Daddy” Roth at Amelia Island March 9-11

“He’s the Salvador Dali of the movement — a surrealist in his designs, a showman by temperament, a prankster . . . “ Tom Wolfe on Ed “Big Daddy” Roth in The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby. 1963. It’s a small class; just eight cars. But the 23rd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance’s Cars of...

1955 Studebaker auctioned for a good cause

Jacksonville, FL – In the 1850s Studebaker started making wagons: big ones, the kind that helped write American history and power Manifest Destiny at ground level. While the 1955 Studebaker Champion Conestoga two-door station wagon lacks a glamorous label created by a powerhouse marketing department it comes by the venerable Conestoga name...