Concours D’Elegance and Show & Shine Competition

Words: AMID Motorcycle & Quad Lifestyle Show

Proving that the AMiD Motorcycle and Lifestyle Show is truly a show for every motorcycle enthusiast, no matter what they ride, there will be a Concours D’Elegance and Show & Shine competition over the course of the weekend, open to any bike from any era.

Organiser Pierre Cronje, chairman of the Classic Motorcycle Club, has had a busy year; first with the Centennial DJ Run and more recently with the 1000 Bikes Show and he has now turned his attention to the upcoming AMiD show, where the competitions will celebrate the skill and passion of local bike builders and enthusiasts.


The Concours D’Elegance will take place on Friday 9th August and the Show & Shine on Saturday 10th August. Entry is simplicity itself; arrive before 10 a.m. on either day and tell Pierre that you are entering your bike. Judging will start at 11 a.m. and the winners will be announced around 2 p.m.


The different judging classes will be as follows:

Best Standard motorcycle;
Best Street Modified
Best Street fighter
Best cruiser
Best Bobber
Best Café Racer
Best Custom
Best SA Made Chopper
Best Imported Chopper
Best Classic
Best Harley
Best Trike
Best Rat Bike
Best Engineered
Best Paint Job
And, finally, Best In Show Overall


For further information, you can call Pierre Cronje on 072 513 9432 or email him on .


While the exact location for the competitions has not been finalised, entrants can come to the motorcycle hall central main stage and get details from there on the day.


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