Welcome to this year’s Rancho Mirage Desert Classic Concours d’Elegance! This is where you can get the latest updates regarding this highly anticipated event happening on July 17 to 26, 2018. This year, we will be hosted by our event partner and sponsor, Westin Hills Resort and Spa located at the Rancho Mirage in the beautiful state of California. The resort takes pride in its world-class golf course and spectacular scenery which is the perfect setting for this motorsports event. So, read on to get detailed information regarding this exciting event starting with the Desert Classic Concours Vintage and Historic Race and the Tour Classique, and culminating with the Desert Classic Concours d’Elegance. The initial vintage car races will be held at the premiere Chuckwalla Valley Raceway and closing at the Westin Hills Resort and Spa. This is made possible through our partnership with the Vintage Auto Racing Association. This event is also sponsored by the Checkered Flag Club, Westin Mission Hills, and the Peterson Automotive Museum.
The Rancho Mirage Desert Classic Concours d’Elegance Event will feature an exhibit of more than two hundred vintage cars that showcase automotive excellence through the years. This is your chance to see these classic automobiles which are from the private collections of our partners. These vehicles are guaranteed to awe you not only in their beauty and design but also in their excellent engineering. Being well maintained, these automobiles can still run in perfect condition which can rival the latest models in the market.
Not into cars? Do not worry. We have something in store for you. The event will also feature an exhibit of other collection items such as the finest jewelry, watches, and artworks. These also came from private individuals to you better take advantage of this rare opportunity to appreciate these collectible items. There are also foods and beverages for the guests and participants. A live band will also play upbeat music to perk up the vibe and atmosphere of the event.
Browse our website and head over to our Photo Gallery section to see photos of past events so that you know what to expect. If you have joined us in the past, relive those moments with us and check out the videos we have made featuring all the winners and other highlights of the event.
Race participants can submit their application forms online. Inquire with us if you want to join the exhibits. We will be requiring you to submit photos and a short history of your vintage cars or other collectible items so that we can review them.
Come July 17, we invite you to go out of your garage doors in Milwaukee and drive to Rancho Mirage in California for one of the most exciting events this year. Best of all, know that when you participate in the Rancho Mirage Desert Classic Concours d’Elegance, proceeds from the event will be donated to our partner institutions in the Coachella Valley for charitable purposes such as ACT for MS, Loving All Animals, and Food in Need of Distribution.