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In the past, we've called The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, insanely opulent and "the fanciest." It's where supercar owners and their rich friends to come do what they already do at home, which is look at cars and drink champagne. That doesn't change the fact that there are still many, many people milling around the event, getting in your way. Just like with avoiding all types of traffic, there are off-hours that you should definitely take advantage of if you ever go.

In the 1960s, China finally built a luxury car of its own, the Hongqi. But the car was meant for Chairman Mao and other official duties in local governments, and as such, few are ever seen outside of China, or up close at all. But two rolled into the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance this year, the first Chinese cars in America’s most prestigious show. And they are fascinating.