The sixth edition of Chantilly Arts et Elegance Richard Mille, which took place at the Château de Chantilly estate on Sunday 25 September, delivered on all its promises. The Aston Martin DRB22 wins the Concours d’Elegance, while the Renault R5 Turbo 3 wins the Public Prize.
This event, catapulted among the benchmark international competitions of elegance since its creation in 2014, has continued to develop both in terms of spectator participation and the number of cars entered for the various competitions.
This year, 20,000 spectators were won over by nine cars competing in the Concours d’Elegance and by around 100 cars from around the world for the state competition, The Most Beautiful Cars in the World. They were all in the competition for the victory in their respective category and for one of the two supreme titles of Best of Show awarded according to their era. The presence of 40 clubs, bringing together 700 cars on display on the estate, was also an integral part of the event and they shared in the success of the great garden party where the public was invited to participate.
L’Aston Martin DRB22 wins the hearts of the jury…
Nine cars were judged at the sixth Chantilly Arts and Elegance Richard Mille and its Concours d’Élégance. Among them two international unveilings and three European unveilings. On this occasion, all these cars were associated with a big name in the world of fashion like the Concours d’Élégance in the 1920s, which created these extraordinary events where the cars of the time, often personalized by famous coachbuilders, were exhibited accompanied by women wearing the latest creations of the big names in French fashion.
that superb Aston Martin DRB22 concept carwhich recalls the spirit and lines of the famous DBR1 and DB3S, won the Concours d’Elegance. From this exhibition, unique in its kind, received a unique car the Best of Show pre-war cars : HISPANO-SUIZA H6C Dubonnet Xenia from 1938. TALBOT LAGO T26 GS Barchetta Motto from 1950 received Best of Show award for post-war cars.
Among the special prizes, FFVE’s special price for authenticity was awarded CITROËN SM Mylord Cabriolet Chapron of 1972. Organized by FFVEThe club’s Grand Prix was awarded Rolls Royce Enthusiasts Club for the overall quality of his presentation.
Finally, car enthusiasts of all generations as well as the families in attendance were once again won over by the program of the sixth edition of Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille, which celebrated the French Art of Living with many workshops and activities in the Chantilly area. ” What we tried to convey during the sixth edition of the Richard Mille Concours d’Élégance was simply exceptional. Together with my friend Richard Mille, we have created an event that is not only a competition for enthusiasts, but also something that revolves around the French Art de Vivre. The setting is already enchanting and we have decided to accompany it in the most beautiful way thanks to a very tasteful decoration and gastronomy. says Patrick Peter, chairman of the selection committee.
One of the driving ambitions of Chantilly Arts & Elégance Richard Mille was to revive a glorious era by inviting car manufacturers and designers to unveil their concept cars to the public, interpretations of their brand’s future models, connecting them with models dressed in the finest clothes from the fashion houses in a unique fashion show that is very popular with the audience.
…and the Renault R5 Turbo 3E of the public
At the event, Renault presented for the first time publicly R5 Turbo 3E show car. This trip to the Chantilly estate was crowned with success as the concept car, which is fully operational, won public award at the Concours d’Elegance. This reinterpretation of the mythical Renault 5 Turbo has 380 hp sent to the rear wheels alone.
Inspired by the world of video games, the 100% electric Renault R5 Turbo 3E show car should once again be in the spotlight at the Paris Motor Show 2022. From October 18 to 23, young and old will be able to get up close and personal with one. WHO will electrify Paris Expo Porte de Versailles knowing that this year the electric car will be the one queen from the Paris Motor Show. It is therefore like queen of electricalready crowned with an award at Chantilly Arts & Elegance 2022, that this exceptional Renault 5 Turbo will be exhibited at the Renault stand.
Designed specifically for the exercise of Drifting, the Renault R5 Turbo 3E show car is therefore, like the historic Renault 5 Turbo and Turbo 2, the quintessence of movement. Its electric motor develops 280 kW / 380 hp and a torque of 700 Nm at the rear wheels. This is enough to explode from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.5 s. This last data goes up to 3.9 si mode Operations.
Gilles Vidal, design director at Renaultspoke after receiving audience prize at the Concours d’Elegance awarded at Chantilly Arts & Elegance, an event organized by Peter Auto: ” We are proud to receive this award. There is no better recognition than that of the public. Renault is a famous and reputed brand that attracts the most people. Renault 5 Turbo 2 in title, will have seduced the youngest as well as lovers of R5. This award successfully celebrates the 50the anniversary of Renault 5 “.
List is 9 wcars en Running
Aston Martin DBR22 (Designer: Ozgur) – Bentley Mulliner Batur (Designer: Balmain) – DS E-TENSE PERFORMANCE (Designer: Nicha) – Delage D12 (Couturier: Jean-Claude Jitrois) – Bugatti W16 Mistral (Designer: Dylan Parienty) – McLaren Arthur (Couturier: Lanvin) – DeTomaso P72 (Designer: Gemy M.) – Renault R5 Turbo 3E (Couturier: The Famous) – Volkswagen GEN.TRAVEL (Designer: Stefan Djakovitch)