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The Best Events in Planes, Yachts and Autos in February

The Dandelion Chandelier Planes, Yachts and Autos Luxury Calendar is all about speed machines: air shows, auto shows, supercars, collector car auctions, Formula One races and superyacht regattas in February 2019. These are the best events in planes, yachts and autos in February. For the rest of the Luxury Calendar, click here

air shows, auto shows, collector car auctions, superyacht regattas and formula one races in February 2019

The speed machines are going full throttle on land, sea and sky this month.

You can enjoy vintage cars a-plenty with the London Classic Car Show and RM Sotheby’s Paris auction. Looking for something a bit more modern? Check out the Formula One Winter Testing in Spain.

There are a number of glamorous boat shows in February, including the Miami Yacht Show on Collins Ave. Look to the sky for the start of the new season in Red Bull Air Races in Abu Dhabi. 

Start those engines – it’s going to be a fantastic February.

best events in planes yachts and autos this February

1. Luxury Auto Shows and Supercars

Love vintage cars?  Head to Paris’s Rétromobile show, where over 600 sports, racing and touring vehicles will be on display – Feb 6 – 10

First staged in 1901, The Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America; this year marks the 111th edition – Feb 9 – 18

The London Classic Car Show is the must-attend event this month for classic car owners, collectors, experts or enthusiasts. The event brings together the best dealers, manufacturers, car clubs and products from around the globe – Feb 14 – 17

London Classic Car Show

This year marks the 13th edition of the annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance.  The event will celebrate 100 years of the Bentley and will feature Jay Leno as a special guest judge – Feb 22 – 24

2. Collector Car Auctions

RM Sotheby’s kicks off its 2019 European calendar in Paris during the world-famous Rétromobile show week. Held at the historic Place Vauban in the city’s center, the grounds offer the perfect setting to present sports, racing, and touring cars from both the pre- and post-war eras- Feb 5 – 6

RM Sothebys Paris

3. Superyacht regattas and yacht shows

Miami is home to not one but two boat shows this month. First up is the Miami International Boat Show at the iconic Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin. It will feature over 1,400 new boats, yachts, sailboats, catamarans and thousands of boating accessories.

The second is the Miami Yacht Show on Collins Ave, which features in-water-only displays of over 500 of the world’s most extraordinary and uniquely designed yachts and superyachts from the world’s foremost custom boat builders – Feb 14 – 18

More than 50 superyachts, maxis, multihulls and a vast array of racing and cruising yachts have signed up to participate in this years 11th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 from Antigua – Feb 18

2018 RORC Caribbean 600 RORC/Tim Wright

Located in the Middle Eastern hub of all things luxury, Dubai serves as an idyllic backdrop for the Dubai International Boat Show – Feb 28 – Mar 2

4. Formula One and other Auto Races

The 61st annual Daytona 500 takes place this month, marking the start of the 2019 NASCAR Cup season – Feb 17

The Formula One Winter Testing is taking place at the Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya in Spain – Feb 18 – March 1

F1 Winter Testing

5. Air Shows

The Red Bull Air Race returns to Abu Dhabi for its 12th year. This event marks the start of the World Championship season. The race takes place over the Arabian Gulf’s stunning blue waters, and features the world’s best racing pilots – Feb 8 – 9

The Red Bull Air Race

The Laredo International Airport in Texas hosts the WBCA Stars & Stripes Air Show Spectacular – Feb 17

The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition is one of Asia-Pacific’s most prestigious aviation and aerospace events  – Feb 26 – Mar 3

That’s it. Our top picks for the best events in planes yachts and autos in February 2019. Have a brilliant month. And drive safely.

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