20 Amazing Photos From the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d'Elegance - Airows

20 Amazing Photos From the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d'Elegance

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The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d'Elegance, held every fall in South Carolina, is evolving into one of the coolest and most eclectic classic automotive events in the world. 

Kicking off with various vintage vehicle rallies and an Auctions America sale, with galas and other gracious happenings surrounding the Concours itself, it's an extremely civilized week of classic car events with just the right amount of Southern gentleman-style charm.

Here are 20 great photos from the latest edition courtesy of Airows' roving photographer:

A lineup of automotive goodness at the Auctions America sale.

Our wheels for the week, a Mercedes-AMG GT S sports coupe (base price $111,200).

The AMG GT S takes its place on the lawn at Montage Palmetto Bluff alongside its direct ancestor, a classic 300SL. 

A classic Porsche 356 and Ferrari Dino on the rally route to Palmetto Bluff. 

Our wrist candy for the week, a classic Rolex Explorer II orange hand "Steve McQueen" courtesy of Bob's Watches

A classic Ferrari Dino and the iconic ex-Roger Moore Volvo P1800 from The Saint on the lawn at Palmetto Bluff.

A rack of vintage tweed shooting jackets in a vendor's tent at the Concours, held at Port Royal Golf Club.

A vintage Purdey & Sons London-made shotgun in another stall at the Concours. 

A classic Jaguar E-Type coupe captures an award at the Concours.

The dashing interior of another E-Type roadster en route to the Concours.

An early Spirit of Ecstasy on an antique Rolls-Royce Phantom. 

A rare vintage Lotus race car in Gold Leaf livery at the Concours.

A stunning orange Porsche 356 roadster wins a ribbon at the Concours. 

A rare Porsche 718 RSK racer holding court at the Concours.

A classic British Norton racing bike rides up to the podium at Port Royal. 

Another classic Porsche roadster takes home a trophy.

A classic Mercedes 300SL 'Gullwing' in stunning black paint.

A rare antique Bentley wearing its winner's ribbon.

The eclectic lineup of class winners at the Concours finale.

A classic Maserati prepares to take home top honors at the Concours.