RARE COLLECTOR CARS: Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, one of the top automotive shows in the world, attracts muckety-mucks and motorheads alike. See some of the planet’s finest collector automobiles in beautiful barrier island setting.
It was a duesy of a weekend on Amelia Island. See scenes of the 18th Annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 2013 at the seaside setting of Golf Club of Amelia, Summer Beach, adjacent to The Amelia Island Ritz-Carlton. Sensational collector cars were showcased on this tiny barrier island in northeast Florida, bursting at its shores with automotive enthusiasts. This event of global appeal brings investors of rare collector cars, motorheads, automotive experts, top industry journalists, and car lovers in general. The top single sale on Amelia Island over the weekend was a 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Convertible Coupe that sold for $4.51 million.
Legendary motor vehicles that marked milestones and astounded generations of past eras (some the subject of Hollywood movies) were on Amelia Island, Florida.
Automotive history rolled down Centre Street and parked today, embellishing Fernandina’s historic district with dazzling reds, shades of green, sleek silver and lots of gleaming chrome. A select group of collector car owners took a road trip around this sea island. The final destination was the heart of Amelia Island, downtown Fernandina. The lamp posts […]