October 3, 2022


A Class Of Its Own

Best in Show at The Amelia Concours d’Elegance is a 1934 Duesenberg

FERNANDINA Beach, Fla. — Very best in Exhibit winners for the 2022 Amelia Concours d’Elegance were just declared, and we have been there to see the pair roll up and assert their prizes.

The Amelia, like some other concours events, fingers out two “best in show” awards. The key (and most prized) award goes to the total Best in Display, and this yr it’s the 1934 Duesenberg J-531 Convertible Coupe. 

In the meantime, the 2nd award goes to the Greatest in Show for “Sport.” In other words and phrases, it’s the Finest in Clearly show amongst the several motorsports entries in the show. This award goes to the 2017 Cadillac DPi-V.R motor vehicle you see pictured at the top rated of this publish with the Duesenberg. The Konica Minolta motor vehicle gained the 24 Several hours of Daytona less than Wayne Taylor Racing’s stewardship and was the car that marked Cadillac’s instead prosperous return to prototype racing.

The Duesenberg that gained was aspect of an all-Duesenberg course, and the Cadillac was component of a 60th Anniversary of the Daytona 24 Hour course. It was the newest racecar on show, so it successful as opposed to the several other old racecars was a bit of a shock for a concours function.

We’ll have tons of images coming from the rest of the area at The Amelia quickly, so remain tuned for a mega gallery coming your way.