The Annual Best of the Best Award is for the Finest Automobile chosen from the Bests of Show from only the 8 leading Concours d’Elegance shows in the world.
2005 to 2014 – Sponsored by Louis Vuitton
2016 to 2020 – Sponsored by The Peninsula Hotels
For the entire Best of the Best history, the Cavallino Classic has been one of those 8.
The Cavallino Classic was once again invited to be part of the Annual Best of the Best Awards presented The Peninsula Hotels.
A selection is made of the Bests of Show from the 8 finest Concours Shows in the world. A Committee of International Judges then decides who is the Best of the Best.
Our 2020 Best of the Best Winner:
The Cavallino Classic Best of Show is the 1954 750 Monza Prototype, s/n 0428 MD, from Tom Peck.
The Cavallino Classic has won 3 times, in 2012, 2019 and 2020. The 2019 Cavallino Best of Show was the 1958 335 Sport, from Andreas Mohringer, and it won the 2019 Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Automobile in the World.
The 2012 Cavallino Best of Show was the 1962 250 GTO, from Charles Nearburg, and it won the 2012 Louis Vuitton Classics Best of the Best Automobile in the World.
We thank all our Cavallino Classic Best of Show winners for entering Ferraris each year worthy for consideration for this Award.
A Concours Show becomes one of the Best Eight for many important reasons, including:
1 – It has achieved a recognized brand status for quality and sustainability.
2 – It has a proven attendance of important individuals & collectors who attend every year.
3 – It has a proven attendance of the highest quality classic automobiles.
4 – It has a strict and comprehensive judging system.
5 – It has superb organization.
6 – It is held in a destination known for beauty and hospitality.
Please see the quick video of the reveal from February 9.
More details to come as we get them.