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
The acclaimed Best of Show was bestowed during 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 automotive alongside 4 additional classifications who were also recognized for exceptional achievement.

Best 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

The acclaimed 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 acknowledgment goes to heart and we are thrilled to know that others share in our respect for the tough work and devotion to all things mobility,” 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 nationwide and global brands, companies, small services, enthusiasts, as well as those who merely appreciate the historical nature of timeless 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 distinct, multi-day “Lowcountry” car experience that educates the community and entertains while supporting youth programs.

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.

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 favorite title ahead of the grand finale with guests surrounding the paradoxically southern Port Royal Golf Club.
” When our individuals receive these awards, we understand the acknowledgment goes to heart and we are delighted to know that others share in our regard for the difficult work and commitment 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 international brand names, companies, small organizations, enthusiasts, as well as those who merely appreciate the historic nature of classic automobiles.
Noteworthy participants consisted of: 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 partner 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 milestone for The Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance Motoring Festival. The 20th Anniversary is arranged for November 4– 6, 2022 To find out more on the Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance & & Motoring Festival, go to the official website at www.HHIConcours.com.
ABOUT THE HILTON HEAD ISLAND CONCOURS DELEGANCE & & MOTORING FESTIVAL: The Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance & & Motoring Festival commemorated its 19th year in the fall of 2021. Hilton Head Island Concours dElegance, Inc., a 501(c)( 3) Non-Profit Organization, is a special, multi-day “Lowcountry” car experience that entertains and educates the community while supporting youth programs. Whether 4 wheels or 2, a propeller, a sail or a horseless carriage, the Motoring Festival offers the complete range with over 700 vintage and specialized automobiles on screen. The weekend celebration offers whatever from a sophisticated garage gala to a showcase of automobile clubs displaying their pride and pleasure to the conclusion, the heart of the event, the Concours dElegance, all with a touch of Southern hospitality. Total list of Sponsors for the 2021 Festival is available at https://www.hhiconcours.com/sponsors.html.
SAVE THE DATECELEBRATING 20 YEARSNovember 4– 6, 2022.

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