The 2017 Atlanta Concours d’Elegance Official Entrants Driving Tour Brought to you by
On Saturday September 30, all officially accepted Concours d’Elegance entrants are invited to participate in a very special and exciting driving tour prior to Sunday’s show. This driving tour is an opportunity to take a couple of “touring” laps at Road Atlanta, and enjoy lunch on the Concours field. Concours d’Elegance tour participants will receive extra consideration from the judging committee for participating in the tour. Spaces are limited.
Saturday, September 30th Entrants Driving Tour Schedule
10:30 am – Concours entrants and their entered automobiles will gather in front of the Chateau Elan Winery.
11:15 am – Cars will leave and proceed to Road Atlanta.
11:45 am – Participants will enter the paddock and stage for a couple of “paced” laps on the world-famous road racing circuit after which they will have the opportunity to watch the “racers” on the track at full speed.
12:30 – The tour will then proceed on a drive thru the north Georgia countryside.
1:30 pm – The tour will return to the Concours site where the vehicles will be placed on the Show Field for photos and awarding of their commemorative medallions. Participants and their guests will have their choice of various lunch offerings from our fleet of the top food trucks in the Southeast. An exclusive reserved seating area will be available in the Food Pavillion. After lunch and awards have been completed, entrants will have the opportunity to tour the show field and view “The Magnificent Seven” candidates and their awards presentation. These seven vehicles will be selected from Saturday’s Drivers at the Chateau entries and moved to the Show field on Sunday to be judged as their own class.
Who can go on the tour?
Only officially accepted entrants in the Sunday, Atlanta Concours d’Elegance.
How many miles on the tour?
Chateau to Road Atlanta, approximately 10 miles; two laps at Road Atlanta 5 miles; Road Atlanta to the Concours site 20 miles; Total: 35 miles.
Where is lunch being served?
At the Concours show field.
What is the cost of the Entrants Driving Tour and how can I register my car?
The Entrants Driving Tour fee is $50 per car.