1st Place BEST IN SHOW for our 1963 Mercedes 190SL

December 14, 2017
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1st Place BEST IN SHOW for our 1963 Mercedes 190SL

Promenade Auto Wynwood (Miami) 2017

On December 10th, 2017, Palm Beach Classics brought the gorgeous 1963 Mercedes 190SL to Promenade Auto Event in Miami.

Judged among 66 amazing automotive gems, the 1963 Mercedes 190SL received the 1st Place Best in Show awarded by Paolo Pininfarina. What an honor!

Fully restored in 2016, this magnificent 190SL is proudly shown during high end car shows and Concours d’Elegance. Palm Beach Classics restoration work has been awarded and recognized many times over 10 years.

Promenade Auto Wynwood

Three blocks along NW 1st Court in Wynwood will be closed to traffic for South Florida’s third annual showcase of the region’s finest in “Road Art” collections. More than 66 of today’s automotive gems will be on display from across the state, ranging from classic and vintage antiques, to exotic sports and custom-built Supercars. Collectors and car enthusiasts alike will bring their prized possessions to line the streets in the heart of Wynwood’s arts and entertainment district for more than six hours of eye candy for auto enthusiasts of all ages.

“We’re pleased to announce our third annual Auto Promenade Wynwood,” says Elo, the Executive Producer and founder of Miami Supercar Rooms. “We are especially excited to be welcoming Pablo Pininfarina a design house . synomous to some of the greatest designs. In 1987 he was appointed Chairman and CEO of Pininfarina Extra S.r.l., a Pininfarina Group company operating in the industrial, furnishing, architectural and nautical and aeronautical design sectors. Under his management, in a 25-year period Pininfarina Extra has developed more than 500 projects and has consolidated relationships with prestigious international companies like Alenia Aermacchi, Bovet, Calligaris, Chivas Regal, Coca-Cola, Costa Coffee, Fincantieri, Gorenje, Juventus, Lavazza, Martini&Rossi, Motorola, Petronas, Samsung, Schaefer, Snaidero and Unilever.

This year we’re expecting more than double the number of vehicles on display from owners and collectors across the region, as well as over a ten thousand people anticipated to attend with their families for an enjoyable day out. Auto Promenade Wynwood is the city’s first annual Road Art showcase that exhibits the finest America has to offer – allowing owners to display their prized possessions for everyone to see each and every year.”

Each of the three blocks from NW 20th Street to NW 23rd Street in Wynwood will be assigned to a specific category of vehicle:

An exhibition of Supercars will be on display between 20th Street and 21st Street
An exhibition of Classic Cars will be on display between 21st Street and 22nd Street
An exhibition of Art Cars will be on display between 22nd Street and 23rd Street

Elo and the management team at Miami Supercar Rooms will issue invitations to its members, owners and collectors from the automotive community to enjoy a dedicated VIP area within Miami Supercar Rooms, where the annual Lobster Brunch will be served at 12 Noon, as well as classic English Tea and Scones between 3:00pm and 4:00pm.

At the end of the day, trophy presentations will be awarded to each exhibitor for ‘Best Art Car,’ ‘Best Supercar,’ ‘Best Classic Car,’ ‘Overall Auto Promenade Champion,’ and “Elo’s Choice’ as part of the annual awards ceremony.

Highlights from last year’s Auto Promenade included a jewel-encrusted Dodge Viper GTS, a McLaren 650S, a custom designed 1952 Chevrolet known as “The Frankenstein” and a 1979 Cadillac El Dorado with Texas-style horns built-in to the hood.

This year on display we have the late WWF Eddie Geurro Las Vegas show stopping 1985 Cadillac Fleetwood ‘Eye Candy”, ‘The Beast’ from the Vanderbuilt Collection, 2017 Ford GT Supercar dubbed ‘Stormer’ also new for this year the Bike Section: 1958 Ducati Racebike, 1950’s Triump Salt Lake speed bikes named ‘Roadshark’ to name a few of the 66+ vehicles and bikes that will be on display.

Miami Supercar Rooms houses an indoor Road Art Gallery that contains one of the world’s most prestigious collections, including a 1929 Rolls Royce Bootch (1 of 1 in the world), 1961 196 SP Ferrari vintage racing car (1 of 11 in the world), 2007 Shelby Supercar Ultimate Aero TT (1 of 15 in the world — Vin# 001), 1958 450 S Maserati vintage racing car (1 of 33 in the world), , and a 1953 Lamborghini Tractor – the only one in America and one of only three remaining in the world.

Miami Supercar Rooms Auto Promenade Wynwood takes place on Sunday, December 10th starting at 10:00am until 5:00pm, located along NW 1st Court in Wynwood, Miami 33127. The event is free and open to the public.

Editorial from PalmBeachClassics.com.

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