From the pre-sunrise "dawn patrol" of cars rolling onto the field to the final announcement of the Best in Show, there's no celebration of cars quite like the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Here are the highlights from the 2013 edition.
1929 Lincoln L LeBaron Aero Phaeton owned by Stan Lucas of Long Beach, Calif., rolls onto the Pebble Beach Golf Links around dawn. 1950 Lincoln Dietrich convertible from The Henry Ford museum, used by presidents Truman and Johnson. 1962 Lesovsky Sarkes-Tarzian Special, a two-time Indy 500 entrant 1965 Porsche 911 leading the Porsche class onto the field. Polishing a Hispano Suiza and its famed stork hood ornament before leaving the field where the cars are kept at Pebble Beach. The traffic jam of rare cars to get into Pebble Beach Under Pebble Beach rules, cars have to get onto the field under their own power to compete — but many still need a push to get started, like this 1966 Ford GT40 that raced at LeMans. The 1955 Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe, an Italian custom coachbuilt car, shown at the 1955 Turin Motor Show. Judges talk to owners during the competition. 1967 Porsche 911R, as it raced and won the 1969 Tour de France 1932 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Touring Le Mans Spider, one of the pre-eminent race cars of the '30s. 1931 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Corto Zagato Spider 1934 Packard 1108 Twelve Dietrich Convertible Victoria, which later won Best in Show. Detail of another Packard Twelve, one of the most powerful luxury cars of the 1930s. Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe 1921 Alfa Romeo G1 race car A view of the class for custom-bodied Lincolns. 1929 Isotta-Fraschini 8A Floyd-Derham Convertible, shown for the first time publicly. Detail of the Isotta-Fraschini Production version of the Porsche 918 hybrid supercar. 1963 Lamborghini 350GTV, the first car sold by Ferruccio Lamborghini The Lamborghini Veneno supercar, which the company will only sell three copies of. A 1913 Mercer Model 35 J Raceabout Judges closely examine a car for correct details. Engine of the 1910 Prinz Henrich Benz race car 1958 BMW 507 convertible 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR Yacht off the shores of Pebble Beach 1957 Salih Beyond Exhaust Special Roadster Polishing a Bugatti on the show field. Many owners hire teams to ensure the cars are spotless while on display. Scene from the crowd Collection of the Prinz Heinrich Benz race cars. Woman poses next to a 1936 Jaguar SS100 roadster. Entrants from the class for 1950s-era Indianapolis 500 race cars The field at Pebble Beach. The awards ceremony at Pebble Beach 1935 Aston Martin Ulster, driven by owner Nick Mason. The winner of the class devoted to unrestored and original vehicles, the 1935 Voisin Clairiere Berline. The trophy for Bill Pope, winner of the preservation class. 1967 Alfa Romeo TZ2 Zagato Coupe 1964 Ferrari 250 LM Scaglietti Berlinetta A 1963 Lamborghini 350 GT Touring Coupe. 1971 Lamborghini Miura SV Bertone Coupe, winning its class. 1979 Porsche Kremer 935, which won the 24 Hours of Le Mans. 1958 BMW 507 convertible 1938 Peugeot 515 motorcycle The reveal of the Best in Show winner. The best in show winner, a 1934 Packard 1108 Twelve Dietrich Convertible Victoria owned by Joseph & Margie Cassini III Cleaning up after Best in Show.