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Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours Sneak Peek – Concours Cars

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is in the Italian style as are many revived Concours d’Elegance held since the 1980s. The focal point of the show is hand-made classic cars, featuring automobiles from the early stages of the automotive industry through to custom-made cars of the mid-1970s. Here are a few sneak peek photos taken with […]

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours Sneak Peek – Muscle Cars Display

The 2012 Kuwait Concours d’Elegance will feature 20 of the baddest and meanest muscle cars ever built and Victory Muscle Cars is here reporting all the excitement and car culture. Here are a few sneak peek photos taken with our Motorola Xoom from the 2012 Kuwait Concours Muscle Cars Display as it was being setup. […]

2012 Kuwait Concours d’ Elegance Schedule

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is rapidly becoming one of the world’s premier celebrations of the automobile. This premier international concours event is the only of its kind in the Middle East and now in its third year. The people of Kuwait are profound auto enthusiasts and huge aficionados of American muscle cars. The Kuwait Concours […]

New Special Exhibition “911 Identity” in the Porsche Museum

Tradition meets Innovation Stuttgart – For more than four decades, the Porsche 911 has been deemed an automotive icon and the very epitome of the sports car. That means that the launch of the new Type 991 is an important event for the Porsche Museum Stuttgart as well. As a curtain raiser for 2012, the […]

2012 Kuwait Concours Judge Spotlight: Leonardo Fioravanti – Italy

Head of 2012 Kuwait Concours d’Elegance Judging Team Leonardo Fioravanti, has been one of the most distinguished personalities of car design for the past three decades. Fioravanti worked at Pininfarina for 24 years as director of design where he enjoyed a prominent position and played a role at the top of the company directing some […]

2012 Kuwait Concours Judge Spotlight: Sandra Button – United States of America

Sandra Button has played a key role in orchestrating the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance for over 25 years. After serving as the event’s first full-time Executive Director, she was named Concours Chairman in 2002. She has also been involved in the creation and growth of related events such as the Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance, Pebble […]

2012 Kuwait Concours Judge Spotlight: Marek Reichman – United Kingdom

As Aston Martin’s Director of Design he has been responsible for numerous new models at Aston Martin, his most notable contributions include the DBS and Rapide. Prior to Aston Martin, Marek worked on the Rolls-Royce Phantom, the Lincoln MKX Concept and Navicross Concept Cars and the current-generation Range Rover. He graduated from Teesdale University in […]

2012 Kuwait Concours Judge Spotlight: Andrea Zagato – Italy

Andrea Zagato is the third generation Zagato to head Coachwork Zagato since its founding in 1919. In his time, the firm has built solidly on its reputation for innovative styling that embodies advanced engineering. Zagato today is a world renowned Atelier, as it is an expression of Italian excellence in the creation of exclusive bodyworks […]

2012 Kuwait Concours Judge Spotlight: Dr. Ulrich Bez – Germany

Dr. Ulrich Bez is Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Shareholder Board of Aston Martin. He has worked previously for BMW, Porsche and Daewoo Motors. Since 2000, Dr. Bez has been responsible for the growth of Aston Martin, bringing the company from 800 cars per annum to 7,500 in 2007, increasing the dealer […]

2012 Kuwait Concours Judge Spotlight: Jurgen Lewandowski – Germany

While at university in Germany Jürgen was the Co-Manager of the then famous Jägermeister Max-Moritz Racing-Team (Drivers: Manfred Schurti, Jacky Ickx, Jürgen Barth etc.) driving Porsche Carrera RS / RSR, 934 and 935 from 1973 to 1978. Also while still at university he worked for ‘auto motor und sport’ as a freelance journalist. From 1977 […]