Cavallino Classic celebrates Ferrari — and more

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A Ferrari 250MM on the lawn at the Breakers Resort for last year’s Concorso d’Eleganza. (Photo: Alessandro Gerelli/Sports Car Digest)
A Ferrari 250MM on the lawn at the Breakers Resort for last year’s Concorso d’Eleganza. (Photo: Alessandro Gerelli/Sports Car Digest)
Ferrari 250MM  at 2013 Concorso d’Eleganza. | Photo by Alessandro Gerelli/Sports Car Digest

Many spectacular sports cars are expected to converge on Palm Beach, Fla., for the 23rd annual Cavallino Classic, a Ferrari festival that Jan, 22-26 at the Breakers Resort Hotel. More than 400 of the Italian classics and exotics are expected to show up for a series of events celebrating Ferrari, with a few other Neapolitan treats thrown in.

Cavallino Classic events include:

  • The third annual Cavallino Classic Competition, a two-day track meet featuring Ferrari, Bugatti, Alfa Romeo and Maserati at Palm Beach International Raceway (Jan. 23-24);
  • The featured Concorso d’Eleganza for Ferrari automobiles at the Breakers Resort (Jan. 25);
  • Classic Sports Sunday on the lawn of the historic Mar-a-Lago mansion in Palm Beach, a show of 120 sporting pre- and post-war automobiles from Europe and the United States, with Bentley as the honored marque (Jan. 26).

Visit cavallino.com for more information.

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Bob Golfen is a longtime automotive writer and editor, focusing on new vehicles, collector cars, car culture and the automotive lifestyle. He is the former automotive writer and editor for The Arizona Republic and SPEED.com, the website for the SPEED motorsports channel. He has written free-lance articles for a number of publications, including Autoweek, The New York Times and Barrett-Jackson auction catalogs. A collector car enthusiast with a wide range of knowledge about the old cars that we all love and desire, Bob enjoys tinkering with archaic machinery. His current obsession is a 1962 Porsche 356 Super coupe.