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Best in Show at The Amelia Concours d’Elegance is a 1934 Duesenberg

FERNANDINA Seashore, Fla. — Most effective in Clearly show winners for the 2022 Amelia Concours d’Elegance had been just introduced, and we were being there to see the pair roll up and claim their prizes.

The Amelia, like some other concours situations, hands out two “best in show” awards. The major (and most prized) award goes to the general Greatest in Exhibit, and this 12 months it’s the 1934 Duesenberg J-531 Convertible Coupe. 

In the meantime, the next award goes to the Most effective in Show for “Sport.” In other words and phrases, it is the Best in Show amongst the several motorsports entries in the exhibit. This award goes to the 2017 Cadillac DPi-V.R motor vehicle you see pictured at the prime of this publish with the Duesenberg. The Konica Minolta car gained the 24 Hours of Daytona below Wayne Taylor Racing’s stewardship and was the auto that marked Cadillac’s alternatively effective return to prototype racing.

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The Duesenberg that gained was section of an all-Duesenberg class, and the Cadillac was aspect of a 60th Anniversary of the Daytona 24 Hour class. It was the most recent racecar on display screen, so it successful as opposed to the lots of other previous racecars was a little bit of a shock for a concours function.

We’ll have tons of images coming from the relaxation of the subject at The Amelia shortly, so keep tuned for a mega gallery coming your way.