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175 SCENES FROM THE 66TH PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE

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Published on Sun, Sep 11, 2016

By: The LACar Editorial Staff

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The 66th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance (Albert Wong)

Pictures by Albert Wong It’s the crème de la crème of automotive shows. In August, the 66th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance was celebrated in Monterey, California. This year’s Pebble Beach Concours brought together 228 cars from 16 countries to the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links. It also raised over $1.75 million for the Pebble Beach Company Foundation, which the foundation says will benefit over 80 local charities. LA Car’s Albert Wong was there to capture its essence in 175 frames.

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A Monterey, California tradition since 1950 (Albert Wong)

The 67th Pebble Beach Concours takes place on Sunday, August 20, 2017, and features will include Isotta Fraschini, Lincoln Centennial, and American Dream Cars of the 1960s. The 68th Pebble Beach Concours will be held on Sunday, August 26, and will include a special class for Significant Cars of India.

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On the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links (Albert Wong)

For more information on the Pebble Beach Concours visit pebblebeachconcours.net. Complete List of 2016 Winners Best of Show 1936 Lancia Astura Pinin Farina Cabriolet Richard Mattei, Paradise Valley, Arizona Best of Show Nominees 1938 Delahaye 165 Figoni & Falaschi Cabriolet Robert M. Lee Automobile Collection / Anne Brockinton Lee, Sparks, Nevada 1931 Stutz DV-32 LeBaron Convertible Victoria Joseph & Margie Cassini III, West Orange, New Jersey Most Elegant Awards J. B. & Dorothy Nethercutt Most Elegant Closed Car 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale Bertone Prototipo Corrado Lopresto, Milan, Italy Gwenn Graham Most Elegant Convertible 1936 Lancia Astura Pinin Farina Cabriolet Richard Mattei, Paradise Valley, Arizona Most Elegant Open Car 1932 Auburn 12-160A Speedster Ted Reimel, Wayne, Pennsylvania Strother MacMinn Most Elegant Sports Car 1953 Ferrari 250 MM Vignale Spyder William E. “Chip” Connor, Hong Kong Special Awards Alec Ulmann Trophy 1926 Hispano-Suiza H6B Chapron Cabriolet Frank & Milli Ricciardelli, Monmouth Beach, New Jersey Ansel Adams Award 1913 ALCO Model Six Berline Limousine Crawford Auto Aviation Museum, Cleveland, Ohio ArtCenter College of Design Award 1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 SS Touring Berlinetta Imtiaz Mohammad Shaikh and Kenneth Sterne, Fletcher, North Carolina Briggs Cunningham Trophy 1961 Jaguar Lightweight E-type Roadster Gregor Fisken, London, England Chairman’s Trophy 1922 Hispano-Suiza H6B Chapron Splendid Landaulet Ing. Alexander Schaufler, Vienna, Austria Charles A. Chayne Trophy 1931 Harry Miller Special Dana & Patti Mecum, Geneva Lake, Wisconsin Classic Car Club of America Trophy 1938 Packard 1605 Super Eight Bohman & Schwartz Convertible Sedan The Marano Collection, Westfield, New Jersey Elegance in Motion Trophy 1931 Stutz DV-32 LeBaron Convertible Victoria Joseph & Margie Cassini III, West Orange, New Jersey Enzo Ferrari Trophy 1956 Ferrari 290 MM Scaglietti Spyder Les Wexner, New Albany, Ohio FIVA Postwar Trophy 1969 Lamborghini Miura S Bertone Coupé The Meier Family, Woodland Hills, California FIVA Prewar Trophy 1902 Thomas Model 17 Detachable Rear Entry Tonneau Kirk Bewley and Stewart Laidlaw, Sacramento, California The French Cup 1939 Delahaye 135 MS Figoni & Falaschi Cabriolet Frédéric Leroux, Hem, France Gran Turismo Trophy 1966 Ferrari 330 P4 Drogo Spyder Lawrence Stroll, New York, New York Lincoln Trophy 1935 Lincoln K LeBaron Convertible Roadster Stephen Brauer, St. Louis, Missouri Lorin Tryon Trophy John Clinard Lucius Beebe Trophy 1923 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Brewster Convertible Sedan Zongmin Huang & Xiaoling Sun, Chengdu, China Mercedes-Benz Star of Excellence Award 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet Evergreen Historic Automobiles, Lebanon, Missouri Montagu of Beaulieu Trophy 1934 Bentley 3½ Litre Park Ward Drophead Coupé Mr. & Mrs. H. Robet, France The Phil Hill Cup 1959 Maserati Tipo 60/61 Allegretti Birdcage Andreas Mohringer, Salzburg, Austria Revs Program at Stanford Award 1901 Panhard et Levassor Type B1 Race Car Rob Kauffman, Charlotte, North Carolina Tony Hulman Trophy 1935 Rigling & Stevens Pirrung Special Gary & Karen Schroeder, Burbank, California The Vitesse ~ Elegance Trophy 1933/35 Lancia Astura Aerodinamico Castagna Coupé Ton & Maya Meijer, Wassenaar, The Netherlands For class winners, visit pebblebeachconcours.net

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Pebble Beach Golf Links (Albert Wong)

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance First conducted in 1950, Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance (www.pebblebeachconcours.net) has grown to be the world's premier automotive concours show. Charitable donations raised by Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance now total over $23 million. Related events include Pebble Beach Tour d'Elegance presented by Rolex, Pebble Beach RetroAuto, Pebble Beach Classic Car Forum, and Pebble Beach Auctions presented by Gooding & Company. See Albert Wong’s photo gallery below:

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