If there’s any sure sign that spring isn’t too far around the corner, it’s the buildup of buzz around the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este.

Each May, the posh Italian resort of Lake Como becomes the center of the automotive universe as the world’s most beautiful classic cars compete for top honors, while manufacturers show off their latest concepts as well.

This year, the event’s sponsor BMW is bringing back the Concorso di Motociclette for enthusiasts of two-wheeled wonders, so there will be plenty of mechanical eye candy to drool over come May 24…