A 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500K Sports Tourer owned by Thomas and Rhonda Taffet of Chatsworth, California was awarded Best in Show at the 2016 Forest Grove Concours d’Elegance on July 17th, 2016. The car was exhibited by Jim Friswold of Tigard, Oregon, the restorer of the 500K.
For a complete list of 2016 award winners, download a PDF of the results here: 2016 Forest Grove Concours results.
Best Non-Classic Car was awarded to a 1932 Ford Standard owned by Terry and Cathy Tindle of McMinnville, Oregon.
Best Open Car was awarded to a 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz owned by Larry Swiggart of Sandy, Oregon.
Best Closed Car was awarded to a 1957 Lincoln Continental Mark II owned by Ed Rittenhouse and Walt Johnsen of Mercer Island, Washington.
Thank you to all the entrants, judges, and sponsors for making the Forest Grove Concours d’Elegance possible! Join us again on July 16th, 2017.