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2014-06-25 10:27

AND THE WINNER IS… Jon Devereux’s (inset) 1952 Porsche 356 Cabriolet won the People’s Choice Award at the 2014 Simply Porsche event in Hampshire, England. Image: Beaulieu

The 2014 Simply Porsche event, held at the British National Motor Museum in Beaulieu, England, attracted more than 440 Porsches, classic and new.

The June 22 event was held in association with The Independent Porsche Enthusiasts’ Club and were joined by members of the 924 Owners Club and Porsche Club GB.

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PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS

Visitors voted for their favourite Porsche in the people’s choice awards. The overall winner was Jon Devereux’s 1952 1488cc356 Cabriolet in its original green paint

Devereux imported the cabriolet from the USA in 2011 as a project, restoring it to its current concours condition.

He's a member of the 356 Registry, based in the USA, and participated in the International Porsche 356 Meeting in Estoril, Portugal, joining more than 200 356 units on show.

Simply Porsche is one of Beaulieu’s calendar of 'Simply' events; another such is the Simply Alfa Romeo event.

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