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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.

An Introduction – Car Cruises

An Introduction – Car Cruises

car cruisesWelcome to our first post! We were inspired to create a blog all about classic car cruises not only because of our enthusiasm for great classic cars and their history, but also because of the sheer number of car cruises that occur across America each year.

Car cruises often bring out some of the best things in American culture-a sense of community, the camaraderie of a common interest, and memories that transcend generations.It’s almost hard to believe that only a few generations ago, the thought of a car cruise was inconceivable, as cars themselves were only just beginning to be produced.