Photos: Brawny 1931 Bentley Takes Top Honors at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Bentley is celebrating its 100th year, so it's fitting that the British automaker turned out to be the star of last weekend's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

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A 1931 Bentley 8 litre Gurney Nutting Sport Tourer, winner of the Best of Show award, owned by Billionaire Michael Kadoorie, chairman of Hong Kong And Shanghai Hotels Ltd., stands on the 18th fairway at the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. Roughly more the 20,000 attendees gather for the annual car event that spreads out over a weeks time. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Confetti falls a 1931 Bentley 8 litre Gurney Nutting Sport Tourer, owned by Michael Kadoorie, chairman of Hong Kong And Shanghai Hotels Ltd., after winning the Best of Show award at the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Attendees view cars along the 18th fairway during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A parrot sits on the wheel of a 1935 Bugatti Automobiles SAS Type 59/50s displayed during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A 1935 Bugatti Automobiles SAS Type 59/50s displayed during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Attendees view the 1958 Ferrari NV 250 GT Scaglietti Berlinetta during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Judges and attendees view the 1968 Lamborghini Miura P400 Bertone Coupe during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Judges view a 1954 Bentley Motors Ltd. R-Type Continental H.J. Mulliner Fastback during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A 1960 Ferrari 250 GT Scaglietti Spyder California is driven onto the winners ramp during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A 1960 Porsche Carrera Abarth GTL Viarenzo and Filliponi Coupe is driven onto the winners ramp during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More the 20,000 attendees gather for the annual car event that spreads out over a weeks time. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A 1933 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Zagato Corto Spider is driven onto the winners ramp during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A 1922 Ford Norm Grabowski "Kookie Kar" Roadster Pickup is driven onto the winners ramp at the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A 1955 Ferrari 740 Monza Scaglietti Spyder is driven over the winners ramp during the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, U.S., on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. More than 20,000 car enthusiasts gathered for the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance, where total auction sales are expected to bring in $378 million this year. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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