Category Archives: Vintage Car

Concours d’Elegance Car Show

Concours d’Elegance Car Show

Concours d’Elegance Car ShowA Concours d’Elegance car show is an event that showcases prestigious and pricey cars. In English, the term means what it sounds like in French: a concourse of elegance. The idea of a Concours d’Elegance car show actually dates back to the 17th century. French aristocrats gathered to parade and show off their best horse-drawn carriages on summer weekends in Paris. Over time, this developed into a showcase of cars and along with formal judging of the entrants.

Footman James Classic Motor Show

Footman James Classic Motor Show

Footman James Classic Motor ShowThe Footman James Classic Motor Show is the largest and most attended classic car show in the UK. Over 1,400 cars are exhibited at this annual event, sponsored by the Footman James Insurance company. This provider of specialty insurance offers policies for covering classic cars and classic motorcycles.