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Your Guide to Monterey Car Week

Your Guide to Monterey Car Week

See the world’s most elegant automobiles while experiencing the beauty of California’s Central Coast
Posted 6 years agoby Jessica Sebor

Autophiles, start your engines. Monterey Car Week has commenced with hundreds of exotic cars and vintage vehicles descending upon the Central Coast. The annual event, which takes place August 18–26, is one of the premier auto festivals in the world. Festivities include high-ticket auctions, races, galas, exhibitions, and more—all culminating in the marquee competition, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The auto-action takes place along the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula, making the event week all the more memorable. With a bumper-to-bumper lineup to choose from, here are just a few of the highlights.

Stunning shows
All week
A number of smaller shows are held daily, leading up to the climactic Concours. Highlights include Wednesday’s all-women’s Prancing Ponies Show and Motorworks Revival, a red carpet experience featuring gourmet food, wine, cars, aircraft, and motorcycles. On Friday, experience the intricacies of German engineering at Legends of the Autobahn, or delight in class