"Hurley" Headlines Vintage Auto Film Exhibition presented by MonroneyLabels.com at Hilton Head Concours

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The Hilton Head Concours kick-off event on Oct. 31, 2019, includes VIP red carpet social, Patrick Dempsey-produced “HURLEY”’ film screening and the Brumos Porsche 917/10.

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Hurley Haywood and his Brumos Porsche 917/10

The Vintage Auto Film Exhibition reflects the passion of the car hobby in a focused and emotional way through the ultimate storytelling medium; film.

America’s top endurance racing star brings heightened excitement to this year’s Vintage Auto Film Exhibition presented by MonroneyLabels.com to open Hilton Head Concours on Thursday evening Oct. 31, 2019.

“The driving purpose of the Vintage Auto Film Exhibition is to celebrate the excitement, the history and the culture of the automobile through film,” said event organizer Guy Smith of Popcorn Octane Productions. “Featuring ‘Hurley’ the documentary and having his favorite Porsche 917/10 race car along for the ride this year will be incredible.”

“Hurley,” executive produced by Haywood’s racing protégé Patrick Dempsey (from Grey’s Anatomy fame), chronicles Haywood’s remarkable life, revealing a greater insight into the tightrope walk between his famous racing driver persona and a personal life that remained a mystery.

Award winning “The Lauda Legacy” anchors the short films segment, featuring Niki Lauda’s 1974 Monaco pole-winning Ferrari 312 with three-time Le Mans winner Marco Werner. Making its big-screen premiere is “Phoenix Rising,” a film that follows the unexpected restoration of a significant Porsche Abarth Carrera GTL plus the latest “Why I Drive” from Hagerty.

Positioned as the kick-off for the Hilton Head Concours weekend, this year’s Vintage Auto Film Exhibition held for the first time at the world class Arts Center of Coastal Carolina gives the sophisticated red-carpet vibe sponsor MonroneyLabels.com CEO Ned Nielsen requested. “We’re proud of how this event has grown and honored to continue to be a part of it.”

Prior to the film’s screening, attendees will enjoy hors d’oeuvres and cash bar cocktails as well as an exhibit of racecars, classic, and collector cars set among glamorous Hollywood surrounds. Tickets are $35; visit vintageautotv.com for more information and advance ticketing. Early ticket purchase is recommended.

Where & When:
6PM-10PM Thursday, October 31, 2019, at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928. Box office 843-842-2787

Event Schedule:
6:00PM Red-Carpet Reception / Classic, Collector, & Race Car Display / Hors d’oeuvres & Cocktails
7:00PM Short Films: ‘The Lauda Legacy’, ‘Phoenix Rising’, & ‘Why I Drive’
7:30PM Featured film ’Hurley’ followed by Q&A
10:00PM Event concludes

Presenting Sponsor:
MonroneyLabels.com provides VIN specific reproductions of original automobile window sticker, important data that shows original MSRP with factory options and prices, when buying or selling a used car or truck. With the MonroneyLabels app, you can scan any car's VIN barcode and have the original sticker information at your fingertips.

Event Sponsors:
Hilton Head Capital Partners, Hagerty, RM/Sotheby’s, Thunderbird Inn, The Carriage Shop, Southern Lifestyle Properties, BMW Performance Driving School, Land Speed Automotive, Popcorn Octane Productions

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