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Greenwich Concours d'Elegance 2018 - A Celebration of International Motorcars PDF Print E-mail
Written by Debra C. Argen and Edward F. Nesta   
1938 MG TA Tickford Drophead Coupe - photo by Luxury Experience Since 1996, the annual Greenwich Concours d'Elegance held in Greenwich, Connecticut attracts the best-of-the-best including rare, exceptional, and even unusual motorcars and motorcycles over the course of 2-days for its "Festival of Speed and Style" held in Roger Sherman Baldwin Park featuring American and International vehicles. Luxury Experience is proud to bring you the experience of some of the show highlights from the International show day.

 

Highlights from the 2000s

Every year there are standout motorcars that make you stop in your tracks and immediately take notice. Here are a few of the highlights from the 2000s from the June 3, 2018 Greenwich Concours d'Elegance.

 

2018 SCG 0035 - photo by Luxury Experience 2018 SCG 0035 - photo by Luxury Experience


2018 SCG 0035 and Edward F. Nesta - photo by Luxury Experience

2018 SCG 0035 by MJV Cars, LLC

The ice-white sleek and sexy 2018 SCG 0035 presented by MJV Cars, LLC was definitely a showstopper with its two-tone blue interior! Manufactured by Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus, LLC, the 2018 SCG 0035 made its debut at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show. This impressive carbon fiber chassis has a 4.4-liter V-8engine and 750 hp! The competition version 003C, finished First in Class at the 24 hours of Nurburgring. If you are afraid of sticker shock, look away before you read the price of this exceptional motorcar ... $2.2 million.

Watch video describing the 2018 SCG0035 - https://youtu.be/k65KONUzHyU

 

2018 Ford GT - photo by Luxury Experience

2018 Ford GT

2018 Ford GT presented by Fred Donner. Ford debuted the new GT at the 2015 North American International Auto Show. Facts: carbon fiber body, 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 rated at 647 hp, with a top speed of 216 mph. Two black racing stripes that run down the center of the car add extra pizzazz.

 

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2007 Spyker Laviolette - photo by Luxury Experience
2007 Spyker Laviolette

Another interesting entry was the midnight blue 2007 Spyker Laviolette presented by Ray D. The Dutch Laviolette is a variant ofthe Spyker C8, and only 26 of them were made in 2007. Facts: 4.2-liter V-8 engine, 400 hp.

Highlights from the 1960s - Ferrari, Maserati and Lamborghini

 

1967 Lamborghini 400 GT 2+2 - photo by Luxury Experience

1967 Lamborghini 400 GT 2+2

1967 Lamborghini 400 GT 2+2 presented by Arthur Mbanefo.Designed by Carrozzeria Touring, this unrestored beauty has 3,929 cc, a V-12engine, 320 hp, and only 13,000 km.

 

1964 Maserati 3500 GT - photo by Luxury Experience

1964 Maserati 3500 GT

1964 Maserati 3500 GT presented by JC Pappalardo.

 

1963 Ferrari Lusso 250 GL - Vphoto by Luxury Experience

 

1963 Ferraru Lusso 250 GL - photo by Luxury Experience

1963 Ferrari Luxxo 250 GL

1963 Ferrari Lusso 250 GL presented by Marti Kalko. The 250GTL was Ferrari's luxury grand tourer with a body by Pininfarina. What makes the Ferrari Lusso 250 GTL so exceptional is that they only produced 351. Facts: 12-cyclinder, 240-hp.

Highlights from the 1940s - 1930s -BMW, MG, Rolls-Royce

 

1947 Rolls Royce Silver Wraith - photo by Luxury Experience

1947 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith

1947 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith presented by Nick Grewal. What makes the Silver Wraith so interesting it that it was Rolls-Royce's first post-war car. It was built as a chassis only, you picked the coach builder. This car was coach-built by Gurney Nutting and restored in 2017 to its former glory.

 

1938 MG TA Tickford Drophead Coupe - photo by Luxury Experience

1938 MG TA Tickford Drophead Coupe

Three outstanding motorcars from the 1930s included the 1938 MG TA Tickford Drophead Coupe presented by Jim and Susan Wulf, the 1937 BMW 328 Roadster presented by The Cultivated Collector, and the 1932MG FI Magna Stiles Special Threesome presented by Malcolm and Barbara Appleton.

 

1937 BMW 328 Roadster - photo by Luxury Experience

1937 BMW 328 Roadster

What makes the 1932 MG FI Magna Stiles Special Threesome so special is that there were only 30 ever built and only 5 are known to exist. It has a Stiles Special Threesome body and coachwork by James Young of Bromley. This little beauty was lovingly restored over 14-years.

 

1932 MG F! Magna Stiles Special Threesome - photo by Luxury Experience 1932 MG F! Magna Stiles Special Threesome - photo by Luxury Experience

 

1932 MG F! Magna Stiles Special Threesome - photo by Luxury Experience

1932 MG F1 Magna Stiles Special Threesome

We hope you enjoyed "experiencing" a few of the many highlights of the international motorcars on exhibit at the Greenwich Concours d'Elegance 2018.

Until next year, take time to enjoy the ride!

Read more of our coverage of the 2018 Greenwich Concours d'Elegance:

About the Greenwich Concours d'Elegance: Greenwich, Connecticut residents Genia and Bruce Wennerstrom founded the Greenwich Concours d'Elegance in 1996, and although Genia and Bruce have passed on, Geniain 2011, and Bruce in 2015, the Wennerstrom Family continues to carry on the tradition of the Greenwich Concours d'Elegance that their parents started.

For more information about attending, or entering your motorcar, motorcycle, or yacht, for the upcoming Greenwich Concours d'Elegance, please visit the website: www.GreenwichConcours.com.

Upcoming Greenwich Concours d'Elegance Dates:

June 1 - 2,2019

 

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