Salon Privé 2020
ARES to debut four hand-built vehicles in the U.K. in September - here are the first two
Maserati isn't the only Modena-based builder that will be showing off its creations this year. ARES Design has announced that four of its hand-built models will be making their U.K. debut at Salon Privé at historic Blenheim Palace this September.
“We are really looking forward to attending this year's Salon Privé, especially after all the uncertainty of recent months," said ARES Design co-founder Dany Bahar. “It will be a great opportunity for admirers to encounter ARES Design. ARES is a brand that you need to experience personally and superb gatherings like Salon Privé gives us a great opportunity to meet everyone and show off our creations in the historic surroundings of Blenheim Palace."
The ARES Panther ProgettoUno will be joining the field at concours.Photo courtesy of ARES Design
The models included in the exhibition are the Panther ProgettoUno supercar, Bentley Mulsanne Coupé, and Café Racer and Scrambler motorbikes.
The Panther ProgettoUno takes its design inspiration from the 1970s Pantera. It is from the company's Legends Reborn Program, which re-imagines classic cars as modern masterpieces. The model is capable of achieving 650 horsepower, which helps it get off the line and to 62 mph in just 3.1 seconds. It's top speed is 201 mph.
In the ARES Design Coupé for Bentley Mulsanne, the coachbuilder gave the model a sloping roofline that combines with teh luxurious elements of the Mulsanne.
They also customized a BMW R nineT Scrambler and the Café Racer.
The ARES models will be joining vehicles by makers from Alpine to Zenvo and beyond. Additional information about the event, including its refund policy and COVID-19 mitigation strategies, can be found here.