Since 1890, Automobile club de Monaco has made performance and elegance the essential components of the principality's DNA
Formerly part of the Rallye Monte-Carlo classic car race until 2001, the Elegance et Automobile à Monte-Carlo contest is making a welcome return this summer. This historic event, organised by the Automobile Club de Monaco in partnership with the Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer, promises to dazzle classic car lovers.
Au programme :
Fifty iconic vehicles including 1930s coupés, 1960s cabriolets and other famous prototypes will come together to take part in a State gathering.
The festivities will begin with a cocktail reception on the terraces of the Casino de Monte-Carlo.The following day, the participants will drive their vehicles along the back roads of the Principality.
The drivers will stop for a picnic en route prepared by a Michelin-starred chef, and the day will end with a candlelit dinner at the Grill of the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo.
On Saturday 29 June, the exceptional vehicles will first be displayed before parading around Place du Casino under the watchful eye of the expert judges.
The prize-giving will take place on Sunday on the Rock, in the presence of Their Serene Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Monaco. The automotive ‘beauty gathering’ will close with a reception at the Prince’s Palace.