Monday, November 23, 2020
Celebration of the Motorcar is Perth's premier prestige and exotic car event showcasing a hand picked selection of exotic, rare and classic motorcars. 140 vehicles were on display in the beautiful Cottesloe Civic Centre, overlooking the Indian Ocean.
1934 MG NG racecar against the backdrop of show sponsor, Shannon's Insurance. shannons.com.au/
Wood bodied Bentley 'shooting break'
1929 Bentley 3 litre
1954 Chevrolet Corvette
Ford Thunderbird, Lincoln and Corvette
2020 Mclaren Senna GTR
The Mclaren only arrived in Perth a few days before the show. It received the people's choice award for modern sportscar.
Far more appealing to me is this 1976 Maserati Merak.
As in previous years, I helped out with the set up and marshaling. One of the Bentley's drives in.
Alvis has entered the building!
From high class luxury to post-war austerity - Messerschmitt KR200
A new car in Perth - Jensen 541R
Left to right - 1945 Mercury Club and 1941 Lincoln Zephyr
Jensen 541R and Bristol 411
The exotic British
From left to right, Jensen Interceptor, Jensen C-V8, Jensen-Healey and Jensen 541R
1937 Alvis 4.3 litre
This stunning Alvis has just completed an impressive restoration of outstanding quality.
One thing I love about the Bentley owners is that they are always prepared to drive their cars. These are huge beasts.
2019 AMG Mercedes-Benz GTR
1970 Alfa Romeo Zagato
Porsche 346 coupe
1931 Cadillac V16
1963 Ferrari 250 GTE
Certainly worth another look
The only other Ferrari I like. 1972 Ferrari Dino.
Citroen row in the French Quarter
1925 Delage tourer
1924 Ballot 2 Litre. This example of a rare French marque is one of only 5 in Australia and has recently completed a complete restoration.
The French vintage display
1964 Renault Caravelle cabriolet
1959 Facel Vega HK500
The stunning Citroen DS
The Citroen SM
A very beautiful Jaguar XK