(WXYZ) - With highlights that include the evolution of the sports car, the visionary designs of Virgil Exner, jet age pick-ups and the 50th anniversary of Mustang and Lamborghini, the renowned Concours d’Elegance of America returns to beautiful St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan on Sunday, July 27, 2014.
One of the most prestigious showings of classic, rare and magnificent automobiles in the world, The Concours, with some 300 vehicles, will be spread out over the lush and historic St. John’s grounds. Unlike any other Concours in the world, Concours d’Elegance of America is dedicated to the Genius of the Automobile. It is a unique celebration of exotic, beautiful and historically important automobiles and the people behind them: their innovations, designs and technology that influenced the world.
Speaking of forward look, an unusual class will feature jet age pick-up trucks. In addition, the most famous Vintage drag bikes will be a unique addition to the field. And, of course, the field will showcase the magnificent Classic Era automobiles that The St John’s Concours, formerly the Meadow Brook Concours, has long been known for.
A portion of proceeds of the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s is designated for the College for Creative Studies (CCS), known for its world preeminent automotive design curriculum, Hospice of Michigan, Leader Dogs for the Blind and Yatooma’s Foundation for The Kids.
You can learn more by visiting http://www.concoursdates.com/event/concours-delegance-of-america