Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

First ever McCluggage scholarship granted

  McPHERSON, KANSAS – A scholarship honoring the legendary female race car driver, journalist, author, and photographer Denise McCluggage was presented for the first time ever at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance to McPherson College senior Emma Critz during the gala dinner on March 9th. Critz was selected for the inaugural...

The Amelia 2019 to celebrate Mercedes-Benz 500K-540K

“Here is a massive ‘unbreakable’ car capable of travelling indefinitely at high speed.” Autocar, 1934    Jacksonville, FL – A special class of Mercedes-Benz 500K – 540K will take center stage at the 24th annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance on March 10, 2019.   The 500K and 540K descend from the Mercedes-Benz SSK,...

Help The Amelia find Mr. B’s Frua-Bodied VW Bug

Jacksonville played a role in the VW saga thanks to local import car industry legend Hubert Brundage. “Mr. B” was the southeastern distributor for Volkswagen and a Jacksonville VW dealer. Brundage is also the “Bru” in Brumos Porsche Car Corp, which he established more than 60 years ago. On the 70th anniversary...

Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance founder Bill Warner wins 2018 Nicola Bulgari award

  Nicola Bulgari, vice-chairman of the global luxury brand Bulgari (jewelry, fragrances, apparel, watches, hotels and resorts) is also a world renowned vintage, historic and classic American car collector. On September 8th Bulgari presented the 2018 Nicola Bulgari award to Bill Warner, founder and Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance at a...

The Amelia announces Cars & Coffee at the Concours 2019

Jacksonville, FL – The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance announced that Cars & Coffee at the Concours will be held on the 10th and 18th fairways of The Golf Club of Amelia Island from 9am to 1pm on Saturday, March 9th. Cars & Coffee at the Concours allows individuals with vintage, exotic, and collectible vehicles to gather...

The Amelia gives back in 2018

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is held the second week of March, but the work of The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Foundation never ends. Monies raised by the foundation provide hope for individuals and families throughout the year by supporting local charities. In 2018, The Foundation donated $100,000 to Community Hospice...