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    Video: Amelia Island short film is almost as good as being there
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    Last year Justin Lapriore made Born of a Blue Sky, a 16-minute film that brought us the best on offer from the 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. This year Lapriore returned to that tuft of greenery just south of the Georgia state line and has put together A Certain Inertia, a 20-minute ...

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    Official: Infiniti to display special Q60 convertible celebrating Unser at Amelia Island
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    Bobby Unser is one of the great American racing drivers of his generation, having won the Indianapolis 500 in 1968, '75 and '81 and belonging to the Unser racing dynasty. But he might be getting the oddest tribute of his life at the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Infiniti has created a ...

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    Auctions: 1937 Delahaye 135 Competition Court Roadster is more Art than Deco
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    Malcolm S. Pray Jr was a known entity in the American automotive scene. He owned the largest Audi and Saab dealership in America, presided over several dealer councils and had a considerable classic car collection. Sadly, Pray passed away this past August, and his family has consigned 17 of his ...

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    Video: 'Born of a Blue Sky' brings the Amelia Island Concours to you
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    The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance has more clout every year and is getting a reputation as Pebble Beach minus the madness. Held in March this year, it celebrated Ducati and the 50-year anniversaries of Lamborghini, the Corvette Sting Ray, Porsche 911 and the Ford GT40. Justin Lapriore was ...

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    Quick Spin: 1910 Benz 21/80 Prinz Heinrich [w/video]
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    As many invitations that I receive to drive the latest and greatest the automotive industry has to offer, my ears always perk up just a little bit more when the invite specifies a ride in a particular vehicle. Normally, I'd be expecting to ride shotgun in some sort of development mule or ...

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    Amelia Island 2013: 50 years of the Ferrari-slaying Ford GT40
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    Originally developed with the sole purpose of being a Ferrari rival to compete at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Ford GT40 became a prominent racing machine in the 1960s in both Europe and the US. Not wanting to leave such an important car out of the fun, the 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance ...

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    Amelia Island 2013: Lamborghini celebrates its golden anniversary
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    Lamborghini celebrated its 50th anniversary at the Geneva Motor Show with the introduction of the ultra-limited-production Veneno, but the 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance had an even rarer Lambo on stage. Parked next to the all-new 2013 Aventador Roadster, Lamborghini displayed the world's ...

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    Amelia Island 2013: Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray from concepts to split windows
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    While this year marks 60 years of the Chevrolet Corvette, the 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance focused on one of the coupe's most sought after models, the 1963 Sting Ray. General Motors design boss Ed Welburn was on hand to show off the all-new C7 Corvette, but even the hard-edged styling ...

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    Amelia Island 2013: Porsche 911 swarms the field marking 50 years of rear-engine goodness
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    Perhaps one of the most iconic sports cars in the world, it was no surprise that the Porsche 911 showed up in numbers to the 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Although the original 911 launched 50 years ago, the original and current models are instantly recognizable as 911s, and since the ...

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    Official: Muscle wins big at 2013 Amelia Island Concours as 1936 Duesenberg, 1968 Ford GT40 take top honors
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    The 18th-annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance took place this past weekend, and in one of the show's biggest years yet (bringing in more than 25,000 spectators and attracting more than 300 vehicles), two powerhouses ended up winning the judges' hearts. The top Concours d'Elegance award went ...

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    Featured: The best of Amelia Island's "What Were They Thinking" class
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    The Amelia Island Concours d'Elégance is a serious car show in the sense that it's run in a highly professional manner and features high-caliber cars and judges, but not in the sense that it takes itself more seriously than any car show should. Proof of the latter was the "What Were They ...

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    Report: Goodwood Revival-style event may come to the US [UPDATE]
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    Any motoring enthusiast worth his salt knows and reveres the Goodwood Revival. While the Festival of Speed is exactly what the name states, the Goodwood Revival is an experience unlike any other. More than just vintage racing, nearly everyone in attendance dresses in period-correct clothing, and ...

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    Auctions: Extremely rare 1913 Hispano-Suiza Type Alfonso XIII headed for Amelia Island
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    Cars get their names from a wide variety of sources: animals, places, the founders of the company that makes them... Some, of course, have completely meaningless names concocted by marketing departments, or bear alphanumeric codes that show where they stand in the company's line-up. But this car ...

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    Auctions: Historic Porsche collection going up for auction at Amelia Island
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    Classic car aficionados are currently making arrangements to be in Northeast Florida for the second week of March for the Amelia Island Concours, but not everyone will be headed to Florida just to see cars. Plenty of collectors come to the annual event with cash burning in their pockets, and the ...

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    Coming to America: 1965 Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman Popemobile
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    1965 Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman Popemobile – Click above for high-res image gallery
    There was a time when the Pope set about cruising the world in class and style. While we'll have no part in arguing the functionality of the current Popemobile, the machine simply can't hold a candle to the ...

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    1956 Cadillac Eldorado Broughham Motorama show car cruises to RM Amelia Island
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    1956 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham Town Car concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    These days, automakers routinely unveil concept cars and new models at major auto shows. Back in its heyday, General Motors played by a different set of rules. It organized its own car shows under ...

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    Gooding brings the Best of Britain to Amelia Island
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    1949 Jaguar XK120 Alloy – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Amelia Island is the place to be this coming March for collectors and lovers of classic British sportscars. Last year Gooding & Company auctioned off over $16 million in classic automobiles at the annual event, including ...

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    She's a Real Duesy: 1930s Model J Duesenbergs fetch millions at RM Amelia Island
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    Duesenberg Model J by Murphy: 1930 Sport Berline (above), 1932 convertible (below) – Click for high-res image galleries
    Recession? What recession? You certainly wouldn't know it from looking at the latest crop of results from the auction floor, where millions of dollars continue to change ...

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    Three classic Ferraris break the million-dollar mark at Amelia Island
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    1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Berlinetta – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While the iconic 250 series of 1960s-era Ferraris – including the GTO, California Spyder and Testa Rossa – continue to break records at auction, the models that followed are quickly catching up, as those ...

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    Motor Trend Classic resurrected, goes quarterly
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    1948 Norman Timbs Special is a Motor Trend Classic – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We were just talking with a friend about his Volkswagen Touareg V10 TDI. "How on earth did you afford that?" is the highly sanitized version of the question we posed to him. Answer: He bought used, ...

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