Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Auction Recap: Gooding & Company Pebble Beach Auction

MONTEREY, Calif. _ Gooding & Company realized more than $91.5 million at the annual Pebble Beach Auctions, August 18-19. New owners were found for 110 of 135 lots, an 81% sales rate, with an average price of $832,670 per car. Twenty-two lots sold at or above the $1 million mark. The star...

1929 Mercedes-Benz wins Best of Show at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.  — The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance took place August 20 on the 18th hole of the Pebble Beach golf course. Just a week prior, Bruce R. McCaw’s 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, N.J. The car was finished in time...

One rare Jaguar!

1954 Jaguar XK120 SE by Pininfarina to be unveiled at the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance For the last two years thirteen staff members at Classic Motor Cars (CMC) have been working on a top secret project, the restoration of a one-off Pininfarina bodied Jaguar XK120 SE which is to be...

Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance celebrates 20th year

The beloved driving event returns to scenic Big Sur on Thursday, August 17 PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. —The 20th Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance returns to its traditional route tracing Highway 1 to Big Sur, allowing spectators, entrants and judges to enjoy these cars in motion and at speed—the way they were designed to be. Sean...

Pebble Beach to be adorned with Isotta Fraschinis

  PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. _ From an unlikely partnership between lawyer Cesare Isotta and car enthusiasts Vincenzo, Antonio and Oreste Fraschini came Italy’s most opulent automobile brand: Isotta Fraschini (Ee-So-ta fra-Skee-nee). A wide range of Isottas, from the very first to the last cars built, will be showcased in three full...

American Dream Cars of the 1960s at Pebble Beach

The Reactor will appear along with nine other one-off creations at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance this August PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. —Stargazers with dreams too big for a small town often pack their bags and head for one city: Hollywood. Legendary custom car builder Gene Winfield is a man who had very...

Automotive Fine Arts Society returns to Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – The Automotive Fine Arts Society (AFAS) will return to beautiful Pebble Beach, California with an exhibit of stunning artwork as part of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®. Sponsored by The Lincoln Motor Company, the AFAS show will take place on Sunday, August 20 beside the 18th fairway...

FIVA Preservation awards at Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach, CA – The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) awarded two Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA) preservation trophies at the 66th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance on Sunday, August 21, 2016.  The FIVA Pre-War Preservation Trophy was awarded to the 1902 Thomas, Model No. 17, owned by Kirk Bewley of Sacramento,...

Mullin Automotive Museum bringing France’s finest to Monterey

Oxnard, Calif. — The Mullin Automotive Museum will be bringing rare and iconic vehicles to Monterey in mid-August that showcase the engineering, art and elegance that defined the best French automakers from the dawn of the automotive age through the performance era of the early 1970s. Eight vehicles will be shown...

Monterey is heating up in August

The Quail among August Monterey highlights CARMEL VALLEY, Calif.- The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, an annual feast and garden party for automotive enthusiasts from around the world, will be held Friday, Aug. 19, at the Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel Valley. More than 200 rare motor vehicles, selected from...