FERNANDINA Seashore, Fla. — Ideal in Exhibit winners for the 2022 Amelia Concours d’Elegance ended up just introduced, and we ended up there to see the pair roll up and assert their prizes.
The Amelia, like some other concours events, arms out two “best in show” awards. The principal (and most prized) award goes to the general Greatest in Show, and this yr it is the 1934 Duesenberg J-531 Convertible Coupe.
In the meantime, the second award goes to the Most effective in Exhibit for “Sport.” In other text, it’s the Most effective in Demonstrate among the numerous motorsports entries in the demonstrate. This award goes to the 2017 Cadillac DPi-V.R car or truck you see pictured at the major of this publish with the Duesenberg. The Konica Minolta car or truck won the 24 Hrs of Daytona under Wayne Taylor Racing’s stewardship and was the vehicle that marked Cadillac’s somewhat successful return to prototype racing.
The Duesenberg that received was part of an all-Duesenberg course, and the Cadillac was portion of a 60th Anniversary of the Daytona 24 Hour course. It was the newest racecar on exhibit, so it successful vs . the lots of other outdated racecars was a little bit of a surprise for a concours party.
We’ll have tons of shots coming from the rest of the field at The Amelia shortly, so continue to be tuned for a mega gallery coming your way.