2017 Concours d’Elegance Judges

Among the fifty judges taking the field at this years show will be notable personalities including:

2017 Head Judge Keith Martin

Martin, editor and publisher for Sports Car Market, a monthly magazine he founded 26 years ago, is the authoritative informed voice of the collector car hobby.  His columns and reviews of exotic cars, including the Ford GT and the Bentley Continental GT have appeared in the New York Times, and he is the co-host of the top-rated “What’s My Car Worth” shown on the Velocity Channel.  Recipient of numerous prestigious collector car awards, including the Lee Iacocca Award and the Edward Hermann Award, Martin has also been inducted into the Concorso Italiano Hall of Fame, and sits on the Board of Trustees for the LeMay Museum in Washington state.

2017 Honoree and Judge Bob Varsha

Best known for his 25-year tenure covering the Formula One World Championship,  Varsha, who currently resides in Atlanta, is one of the premier television commentators of the automotive world and has appeared on virtually every major network, broadcast and cable station covering popular events such as NASCAR, Indycar and the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans, as well as the renowned Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

2017 Chief Administrative Judge David Kirkman 

Longtime Jaguar enthusiast, Kirkman has more than twenty years of judging experience at Jaguar Clubs of North America (JCNA) events.  He is a member of JCNA’s National Concours Committee and is a multi mark judge at Hilton Head Island, Boca Raton, Pinehurst, Winter Park and other concours related shows.  He has authored articles on Jaguar History, Jaguar E-Types and Lotus automobiles for HHI and Winter Park Concours catalogs.