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Hillsborough Concours to Celebrate Route 66

To commemorate its 66th year, the Hillsborough Concours d’Elegance will honor the iconic Route 66 with special dedicated classes during festivities on June 26 at Crystal Springs Golf Course in Burlingame, organizers announced.

Special displays for the 2022 Concours will include: Shocking Classics Through 1987, Modified European Sports Cars Through 1987, Important Bay Area Cars Through 1987, Ferrari-Powered Cars, Yellow Cars, Shelby 60th Anniversary and Cars of Route 66.

The Concours will also feature more than 20 judged classes of “Automobiles of Distinction”, including American Pre and Post-War, CCCA Approved Classics, American Muscle Cars, American Sporting Cars Through 1987, Vintage Motorcycles, two Ferrari classes, two imported sports car classes, Japanese cars, a preservation class, two Rolls-Royce and Bentley classes, vintage hot rods, imported passenger and touring cars, vintage race cars and arcane and rare cars.

“In celebrating our 66th year, we felt it was an ideal time to honor both the legendary cars and lifestyle that are historically associated with an icon of American automobile culture: Route 66,” said Concours Chairman Glen Egan. “Guests will have an opportunity to get an up-close look at perfectly restored examples of many of the incredible vehicles that could be found traversing the country on the “Mother Road in its prime.”

A.J. Hecht

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