Roll of Honour 2013
The results for the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2013 are available now.View the results
The grounds of the Grand Hotel Villa d’Este, one of the world's leading hotels, lapped by the waters of Lake Como, offers guests and visitors the chance to admire about 50 Historic Cars built between the twenties and the seventies, organized by different categories.
An exclusive panel of judges led bypresident Lorenzo Ramaciotti judges for the Best of Show prize, the BMW Group Trophy. This is defined for an extraordinary automobile, which expresses beauty, passion and uniqueness. At Villa d’Este, the public is also a key element, rewarding participants with applause and their votes. In fact the most traditional prize of the Concours, the Coppa d’Oro, is decided by a public vote.
23rd – 25th May 2014
The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este held in the beautiful surroundings of Lake Como in Cernobbio is the most traditional Concours d’Elegance in the world. Its year of birth, 1929, also marked the start of BMW automobile production and, finally, more than a century has passed since Charles Rolls and Henry Royce joined forces to build the best cars in the world and founded the Rolls-Royce brand which today is the top make of the BMW Group…
A joint venture with RM Auctions saw an Isetta being auctioned at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. The Isetta painted in the traditional Villa d’Este livery went to long-standing partner of the Concorso Vranken Pommery for the impressive sum of € 37,500. BMW Group Classic is delighted to donate the proceeds of this auction to the Davide Bernasconi Nursery School and thereby make a small contribution to the community of Cernobbio. Mr. Baumer, Head of BMW Group Classic and the BMW Museum, presented the cheque to Sister Maria Teresa Mancuso, the head of the school, on 29th May 2012.