2021 Hilton Head Island Concours d’Elegance & Motoring Festival Shines Despite Rainy Weather

1932 Packard 903 Deluxe Victoriaowned by Mr. & & Mrs. Richard LambertPort Orange, Florida
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C., NOVEMBER 7, 2021 — South Carolinas long-standing trademark of vehicle occasions has revealed the 2021 Best of Show. Top honors have been awarded to a 1932 Packard 903 Deluxe Victoria owned by Mr. & & Mrs. Richard Lambert of Port Orange, Florida Despite a gray start, the program ended with big crowds and wonderful sunshine. The well-known Best of Show was bestowed throughout the events finale held at the Port Royal Golf Club on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
The 2021 Best of Show acknowledges the best-of-the-best in vehicle together with 4 extra classifications who were also recognized for exceptional accomplishment.

Finest Rolling Art — 1932 Packard 903 Deluxe Victoria owned by Mr. & & Mrs. Richard Lambert of Port Orange, Florida

Paul Doerring Best Production/Performance — 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz owned by Phil Farese of Wake Forest, North Carolina

Best Motorcycle — 1937 Sunbeam Light Solo Sports owned by Richard Daughenbaugh of Aiken, South Carolina.

Best Road & & Track– 1951 Cooper MG Sports Racer owned by Howard Banaszak of Fernandina Beach, Florida.

The well-known Best of Show was bestowed throughout the events finale held at the Port Royal Golf Club on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
” When our individuals get these awards, we understand the recognition goes to heart and we are thrilled to know that others share in our respect for the difficult work and devotion to all things movement,” stated the events Chairman, Merry Harlacher.2021 marks the return of the Hilton Head Island Concours d Elegance and Motoring Festival after its cancelling due to the pandemic in 2020. The 19th Annual Hilton Head Island Concours d Elegance represents national and global brand names, organizations, small services, lovers, as well as those who just value the historic nature of classic vehicles. Next year marks a historical milestone for The Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance Motoring Festival. Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance, Inc., a 501(c)( 3) Non-Profit Organization, is a special, multi-day “Lowcountry” motoring experience that entertains and educates the community while supporting youth programs.

In addition, visitors of the event participated in the iconic custom of casting their vote for the Peoples Choice award. Over the course of the Concours votes were cast with 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster owned by Ed Knoll of Saint Louis, Missouri winning the fan preferred title ahead of the grand ending with participants surrounding the ironically southern Port Royal Golf Club.
” When our individuals get these awards, we know the recognition goes to heart and we are thrilled to know that others share in our respect for the effort and devotion to all things movement,” said the events Chairman, Merry Harlacher.2021 marks the return of the Hilton Head Island Concours d Elegance and Motoring Festival after its cancelling due to the pandemic in 2020. Collectors, lovers and visitors from across the country took part in the schedule of occasions. The 19th Annual Hilton Head Island Concours d Elegance represents international and national brands, companies, little organizations, lovers, along with those who simply value the historic nature of vintage cars. This ever-growing occasion is among the nations most cherished automotive showcases with three days of inspiring design, innovation, art, innovation and beauty of bikes, boats and autos.
Notable attendees included: Moray Callum (Vice President, Design, Ford Motor Company, retired), Craig Metros (Design Director of North American Trucks and SUVs, Ford Motor Company, retired), Michael Simcoe (Vice President, Global Design, GM), Jay Ward (Creative Director of Franchise, Pixar Animation Studios) and Kip Wasenko (Director of Design, Special Vehicles, GM, retired). Popular collector, restorer and President of the Classic Car Club of America Steve Babinsky and his other half Susan and long-time exhibitors at the Hilton Head Island Concours, Robert & & Mitzi McNab, were acknowledged as the 2021 Pinnacle and Honored Collectors.
Next year marks a historical turning point for The Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance Motoring Festival. The 20th Anniversary is set up for November 4– 6, 2022 For more details on the Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance & & Motoring Festival, visit the main website at www.HHIConcours.com.
Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance, Inc., a 501(c)( 3) Non-Profit Organization, is an unique, multi-day “Lowcountry” car experience that informs the community and amuses while supporting youth programs. The weekend celebration provides everything from an elegant garage gala to a showcase of automobile clubs showing their pride and pleasure to the culmination, the heart of the occasion, the Concours dElegance, all with a touch of Southern hospitality.
SAVE THE DATECELEBRATING 20 YEARSNovember 4– 6, 2022.

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