Bridge of Weir brings together iconic supercars

United Kingdom
Published:  10 September, 2020
McLaren GT

The Scotland based tannery celebrated exceptional automotive design at this year’s ‘Concours of Elegance’ with a unique display of iconic cars and an all-new design award.

Bridge of Weir has supplied leather to some of the world’s most famous cars, from the Model T to Concorde, and currently supplies a number of leading automotive brands including Aston Martin, Ford, Jaguar Land Rover, Lotus, McLaren and Volvo. The display at the company’s enclosure featured some of the world’s most remarkable supercars and classic cars, including the McLaren Speedtail, Aston Martin One-77, David Gandy’s Jaguar XK120, Ford GT, Callum Vanquish 25 and McLaren GT; Bridge of Weir supplied bespoke leather to them all. 

This year, Bridge of Weir initiated the Design Award, which honoured a standout car from the concours that exemplified remarkable exterior and interior design. The winner was the one-of-one 1938 Bugatti Type 57 Atalante Coupe by Gangloff, featuring a black over purple two-seat coupe body.