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Ramapo College to Host 2nd Concours d’Elegance, June 11-12

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MAHWAH, N.J. — Ramapo College will again be the site for the Concours d’Elegance on Saturday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The second annual event will showcase rare and vintage automobiles at the College’s campus, 505 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, New Jersey. Motoring enthusiasts of all ages are welcome at this event that benefits Ramapo College and the Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation.

The Concours Drive on Sunday, June 12 gathers participants at Ramapo College at 9:30 a.m. for breakfast followed by a scenic drive to the Thayer Hotel in West Point New York and a fully catered lunch on the rooftop patio Zulu Lounge.  Tickets can be purchased for $150 at

The Concours celebrates the art and engineering of significant cars by select marques from the collections of local and regional collectors giving a special emphasis on 100 years of BMW. The car classes are as follows: Rare BMW Models; Early BMW Motorcycles; BMW 2002; New and Vintage BMW M cars; ‘60s American Muscle Cars; Retired Race Cars; Rally Cars; Lamborghinis; Ferraris; and Microcars. Distinguished judges will award prizes for Best in Show as well as Best in Class for each of the ten categories. Apply to display your car at

Free health screenings will be offered from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., including blood pressure readings, body mass index calculations and derma scan screenings by representatives of Hackensack University Medical Center. Ramapo College will be hosting campus tours and an art exhibition. New to 2016 Concours d’Elegance will be three different food trucks on site: Taxi Cab Burger, Callahan’s Hot Dog Truck and Rose’s Soft Serve, all available and open to the public.

The Ramapo Concours d’Elegance is grateful to its sponsors who contribute to the success of the show: Prestige Family of Fine Cars, Diamond Sponsors; Konica Minolta, Silver Sponsor; Lincoln Tech and others. Additional sponsorship opportunities to continue to make this event a success are still available. Please contact:

About the Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, New Jersey:

Hackensack University Medical Center, part of the Hackensack University Health Network, is Bergen County’s hub of healthcare for the Northern New Jersey and New York metropolitan areas. A nonprofit, teaching and research hospital, HackensackUMC is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in New Jersey, bringing together exceptional patient care and medical innovation.


About Ramapo College

Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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