Jul 01 2016

June 2016 Events in Review: Mustang III, Alco Black Beast, Chrysler’s Chrysler and Presentations

Here are June highlights from three car shows and two presentations.

Have a wonderful July 4th weekend.


Howard Kroplick

June 4, 2016: Greenwich Concours Americana d'Elegance

The 1963 Mustang III Concept Show Car received the First in Class Ford Performance Award. Photo by Gregg Merksamer.

The 1937 Chrysler's Chrysler received a Best of the Best Award. Photo by Gregg Merksamer.

Best in Show American 
1932 Studebaker President Convertible Sedan of George A. Vasso. Photo courtesy of Gregg Merksamer.

2016 Greenwich Concours Awards List

June 12, 2015: 4th Annual Mustang Showdown, Levittown, NY

The 1963 Mustang III Concept Show Car was awarded First Place-Modified following its Best in Show Award in 2015.

The 2016 Best in Show was this 1978 Mustang II.

June 16, 2016: A Special Hamptons Evening: A Tribute to Henry Austin Clark, Jr & The Long Island Automotive Museum, Southampton, NY

Over 100 people came out to pay tribute to Henry Austin Clark, Jr. and the Long Island Automotive Museum in Southampton. The capacity crowd included members of the Clark family, friends, former museum employees and fans of Long Island automobile history.

Hal Clark and Howard Kroplick. Over $500 was raised for Child Abuse Prevention Services.

June 18, 2016:4th Annual Klingberg Vintage Motor Car Festival,New Britain, CT

By special invitation, the Alco Black Beast made its third trip to the Klingberg Vintage Motor Car Festival.

June 23, 2016: Presentation:“My Hunt for the Vanderbilt Cup Races & the Long Island Motor Parkway”, Locust Valley

Over $250 was raised for Child Abuse Prevention Services.


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