Sunday, May 13, 2007

Deep South Alfa Romeo Club

The Deep South Alfa Romeo Club recently held its first Concours d'Elegance at the St. Francisville Inn.

Nine Alfa Romeo cars were entered in the event. A Concours d'Elegance is a car competition that began in the 1920's. Cars are judged on apperance, original parts and maintenance.

Cars at the event ranged from 1957-1988.

The Deep South Alfa Romeo Club consists of car owners from Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi.

Trophies were awarded to Bob & Pauline Simmons, 1966 Duetto, first place; Charles During, 1982, Spider, second place; John and Susan Ferguson, 1966 Spider Veloce, third place.