The Ault Park Concours d’Elegance 2012 will be held Sunday, June 10 at the historic Ault Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. More than 200 collector cars and motorcycles are expected for the event, which is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year.
The featured marque at the 2012 Ault Park Concours d’Elegance is “A Century of American Power,” showcasing a range of classic high-powered American automobiles. One of the first cars accepted to represent “A Century of American Power” under the category, “Classic Power – Large Displacement and Supercharged 1925 – 1948”, was a 1933 Duesenberg Model SJ, one of only 45 Duesenbergs produced with a factory-installed supercharger.
Ault Park Concours d’Elegance 2012 – Featured Classes
- Brass Era / Antique – Lotsa’ Liters, through 1924
- Classic Power – Large Displacement and Supercharged 1925-1948
- Post-War Power – Full-sized Specials and Fuelies 1949-1960
- Muscle Car Era – Small Cars, Big Engines 1961-1971
- Retro Muscle – Rebirth of American Power, 2005 – present
Special displays at the Ault Park Concours 2012 include historic dragsters, vintage wooden boats and a “Celebration of Morris Garages – MG,” in addition to thirteen classes of classic, vintage and exotic automobiles.
“We were thrilled with the overall growth of the Show and surrounding events. We are looking forward to an even better year with the 2012 events,” said Sue Willis, Executive Director of the Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance Foundation.
Further events held during Ault Park Concours 2012 weekend include the Concours “Cruisin’ for a Cure” Dinner and Live Auction on Friday, June 8th and the Countryside Tour and Garage Party on Saturday, June 9th.
The Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization manages the Ault Park Concours with all proceeds benefiting The Arthritis Foundation, with a special focus on Juvenile Arthritis. For more information, call 513-321-1951 or visit www.ohioconcours.com.
[Source: Ault Park Concours]