Arizona Concours d’Elegance

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Jean Bugatti’s masterpiece the Type 57SC Atlantic to be shown

The Arizona Concours d’Elegance, a celebration of fine automobiles at the historic Arizona Biltmore Resort, announced that the magnificent 1936 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic coupe from the Mullin Automotive Museum will be shown at the Concours on January 15, 2017.   One of the greatest automotive jewels of the Art Deco era, the Bugatti Atlantic...

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Arizona Concours helps wishes come true

Since its inception, the Arizona Concours d’Elegance has focused not just on beautiful automobiles, but on supporting a very worthy beneficiary, Make-A-Wish Arizona. Over the past three years, the Arizona Concours has donated more than $200,000 to the chapter, helping to grant more than 20 wishes for Arizona children with life-threatening medical conditions. The...

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‘Mormon Meteor’ wins Best of Show at Arizona Concours

The third annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance selected a famous speed-record car, the 1935 Duesenberg SJ Special known as the “Mormon Meteor,” as best of show after a sparkling event held Sunday, Jan. 24, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix. Under Arizona’s famously clear blue sky, the bright yellow and artfully streamlined Mormon Meteor...

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The Arizona Concours d’Elegance offers free close-up look

  A free public showing of the spectacular vintage automobiles from the Arizona Concours d’Elegance takes place on Monday, January 25, when the Arizona Tour d’Elegance rolls into Old Town Scottsdale. Classic Duesenbergs to stunning Ferraris, sporty Allards to unique Zagato designs, and many others will start arriving shortly after noon on Marshall Way,...

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Six Indy 500 winners to speak at Arizona Concours

Six celebrated race drivers who each won the Indianapolis 500 over a four-decade span will appear on stage for a roundtable discussion about the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing” hosted by the Arizona Concours d’Elegance on Saturday, January 23, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix.  The Indianapolis 500 roundtable is part of a weekend...

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Arizona Concours celebrates 100th running of the Indianapolis 500

  The third annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance will lead the nation’s celebration of the Indianapolis 500 in 2016 with a showing of significant Indy race-cars from the past, a display of historic artifacts and a very special public event, all of which preview the 100th running of America’s greatest motorsports spectacle.  The Arizona Concours,...

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Gary Cooper ’35 Duesenberg SSJ to special class

Of all the American brands from the Classic Era, none rivals that of Duesenberg, then or now. The third-annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance honors “Duesie” with its own featured class on Sunday, January 24, 2016, and a number of spectacular examples already have been entered. Among the lineup of Duesenbergs is an extremely rare short-wheelbase...