2008 Award Winners

2008 Sponsor Award winners

Best Jaguar: 1951 Jaguar XK120 Roadster, owned by Colin Davidson.
Sponsor: Aristocrat Motors-
Jaguar

From left are Colin Davidson; Robert Hellweg from Aristrocrat Motors; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI.

Best Mercedes: 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing, owned by Jim Vandergrift.
Sponsor: Aristocrat Motors-
Mercedes

From left are Robert Hellweg from Aristocrat Motors; Jim Vandergrift; Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI; and Marshall Miller, concours founder and director.
Best Porsche: 1958 Porsche 356D, owned by Martha Comment.
Sponsor: Aristocrat Motors-Porsche

From left are Martha Comment; Robert Hellweg from Aristocrat Motors; Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI; and Marshall Miller, concours founder and director.

Dealer's Choice: 1936 Cord 810 Phaeton, owned by Bob and Sandra Coleman.
Sponsor: Baron Automotive-BMW

 From left are Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI; Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; Tom Zeeff from Baron Automotive; and Bob and Sandra Coleman.

Would Most Like to Drive Home: 1956 Porsche 356 T/1 Speedster owned by Gary Simmons.
Sponsor: Baron Automotive-Mini


From left are Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; Tom Zeeff from Baron Automotive; Gary Simmons; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI.


 Chairman's Choice: 1931 Studebaker Four Seasons Roadster, owned by Don Armacost.
Sponsor: Commerce Bank

From left are Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; Jonathan Kemper from Commerce Bank; Don Armacost; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI.


Best Harley: 1942 Harley-Davidson WLA (Army) Solo Motorcycle, owned by Alan Bussell.
Sponsor: Harley-Davidson, Inc.

From left are Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; John Mink from Harley-Davidson; Alan Bussell; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI.

Best Motorcycle: 1968 Triumph Bonneville 650cc Motorcycle, owned by Kenny Howard.
Sponsor: Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A.

From left are Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; Mike Boyle from Kawasaki Motors; Kenny Howard; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI.


Best Triumph: 1948 Triumph 2000 Convertible, owned by Larry Mokofsky.
Sponsor: Long Motor Corporation 

From left are Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; Larry Mokofsky; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI.


McPherson College Students' Choice Award: 1942 Harley-Davidson WLA (Army) Solo Motorcycle, owned by Alan Bussell.
Sponsor: McPherson College

Dan Hudacheck presented the award on behalf of McPherson College.


Best Color: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air 2-Door Sedan, turquoise and white, owned by Robert Kenney Sr.
Sponsor: Overland Park Dodge/Jeep

From left are Marshall Miller, concours founder and director; Doug Newman from Overland Park Dodge/Jeep; Robert Kenney Sr.; and Kathleen Collins, president of KCAI. 


Spirit of the Hobby Award: Paul Bryant for his lifelong devotion to research, documentation and certification of Auburn, Cord and Duesenberg automobiles. From left are Mark Hyman and his daughter, Erica; Paul Bryant and his wife, Martha, and Art of the Car Concours founder and organizer Marshall Miller.

Sponsor: Hyman Ltd.