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For the love of classic cars | Delightful Dino wins Concours South Africa 2019!

2019-09-03 19:00

Compiled by Leigh-Ann Londt

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Spring Day 2019 saw Best of Show awarded to a gleaming Ferrari Dino 246 GT which narrowly beat a very close field at Steyn City Parkland Residence.

Second place went to a Brilliant Red BMW 325iS while the 1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint of Neville Forssman came in a very close third.

Chief Concours judge Marius Malherbe, said: "The level of competition was extra-ordinarily high. So much so that the top ten - selected for final judging – became a top twelve!"

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Sunday’s perfect weather set the scene for this magnificent celebration which blends collector cars with stylish fashion, and sumptuous food and fine wines. The renowned Campher brothers of Johannesburg were delighted with their close-fought Concours South Africa victory.

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Comments Giuseppe Plumari, CEO of Steyn City Properties, said: "We’re delighted to see this year’s event grow and to have had the opportunity to host Concours South Africa at our new picturesque location with its quaint stone bridges and scenic dams – there’s a perfect synergy between our lush parkland setting and this elegant automobile event; it fits hand in glove with our aim to provide residents with the opportunity to enjoy the finer things in life."

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Bringing further glamour to the event, Mrs Carolyn Steyn was on hand to award Best Dressed Lady to Lizelia Wort for her chic garden-party elegance.

Full Concours results - including class winners - to be published shortly.

Concours South Africa returns in 2020.

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