Top 100 Collectors at Villa d’Este 2023
25 May 2023 1 min read 5 images
Many collectors from The Key's Top 100 Ranking were present at Villa d'Este 2023. Many awardees, here are the results:
William Lyon, number 82 in the Top 100 Ranking won the Best of Show award with his 1935 Duesenberg SJ Speedster styled in the coachwork design by Gurney Nutting.
Mention of Honour prize was won by David MacNeil from United States, number 9 in the Top 100 Ranking, with his 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO perfectly restored.
A further highlight was the first-time award of the Trofeo Il Canto del Motore for the most beautiful symphonic sound of an engine. The prize was won by the 1970 Porsche 917 K owned by Christophe Count d’Ansembourg from Belgium. Number 88 in the Top 100 Ranking.
The Trofeo BMW Group Classic for the most sensitive restoration by the Jury was awarded to Yohan Poonawalla, India and his Rolls-Royce, Silver Wraith Drophead Coupé, coachwork by James Young, 1949. He entered the Top 100 Ranking this year in 96 position.
Two trophies for Rob Walton from USA: Trofeo dei Presidenti and Trofeo Auto & Design for his 1968 Ford GT40, Coupé, J.W. Automotive Engineering. Number 10 in the Top 100 Ranking.