News Concours d'Elegance adds Vintage Bikes

Concours d’Elegance adds Vintage Bikes

Dana Point Motorcycles

The Dana Point Concours d’Elegance today announced that for the fist time in its history, the event will be hosting an exhibit of antique and vintage motorcycles.

This inaugural exhibit will take place on Sunday, June 27, 2010 on the North Lawn of the St. Regis Resort in Dana Point, California. The entrants are for exhibit only and will not be judged.

This year the event will be limiting entries to 65 motorcycles and the classes may change depending on the entries received. The antique and vintage motorcycle classes for the 2010 Dana Point Concours d’Elegance(TM) are:

> 24a American Production 1901 – 1929
> 24b American Production 1930 – 1977
> 24c European Production 1904 – 1952
> 24d European Production 1953 – 1964
> 24e European Production 1965 – 1977
> 24f Japanese Production 1957 – 1969
> 24g Japanese Production 1970 – 1977
> 24h Competition 1908 – 1949
> 24i Competition 1950 – 1977
> 24j Motorcycles of Interest or Significance

Entry forms for the 2010 Concours d’Elegance are here.

The 28th Annual Dana Point Concours d’Elegance will take place on Sunday, June 27, 2010 on the Monarch Beach Golf Links at the prestigious St. Regis resort in Dana Point, California.

This year’s event will feature 100 years of Alfa Romeo and celebrate 80 years of design from Pininfarina. The Dana Point Concours d’Elegance is a volunteer-run, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, with excess proceeds supporting the Ocean Institute, the Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center at Hoag Hospital and other Southern California youth charities.

The event is operated primarily as a Classic Car Club of America (CCCA) Concours, with additional classes showcasing interesting and relevant automobiles. Southern California is the automotive culture capital of the world with a deep history in design, customization and motorsports.

The Dana Point Concours organizing committee aspires to create a premier automotive event that showcases this rich heritage. General admission tickets are $30 in advance and $35 the day of the event. Children under 12 have complimentary admission. To purchase tickets, and get more information, please visit

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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