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Rare 1967 Toyota 2000 GT Joins “Best of Japan” Special Exhibit July 5-19

Rare 1967 Toyota 2000 GT Joins “Best of Japan” Special Exhibit July 5-19

This just in! An amazing 1967 Toyota 2000 GT will be joining our “Best of Japan” Special Exhibit on July 5-19th, courtesy of our friends at Ardmore Toyota. For those of you not familiar with the 2000 GT, this car debuted in 1965 at the Tokyo Motor Show. It was built in collaboration with Yamaha between 1967-70 and it is considered by many to be the first great Japanese sports car. Only about 350 cars were made, of which about 60 made it to the USA.

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Father’s Day Special at the Simeone Museum: Dad gets in free!

Father’s Day Special at the Simeone Museum: Dad gets in free!

Give Dad something he’d really like on Father’s Day – a trip to the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum! If you do your part and bring him, we’ll do our part and let him in for free, with one paid adult admission. Also, remember kids 8 and younger also get in free. It’s the perfect way to honor that perfect guy! Read more →

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Special Exhibit: Best of Japan July 5-19th 2015

Special Exhibit: Best of Japan July 5-19th 2015

For the first time ever, the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is hosting “Best of Japan”, a Special Exhibit from July 5-19th 2015. This exhibit will feature 18 of the greatest Japanese sports cars ever built by Acura, Datsun, Honda, Lexus, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota. The exhibit will focus on cars which are in their original, unmodified and unrestored condition, ranging from 1970 through 2015.

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Simeone Museum hosts 98 year old Racecar Driver Otto Linton

Simeone Museum hosts 98 year old Racecar Driver Otto Linton

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New Car on Display: 1987-88 Bill Elliott Ford Thunderbird NASCAR

New Car on Display: 1987-88 Bill Elliott Ford Thunderbird NASCAR

Please welcome the latest addition to the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, Bill Elliott’s 1987-88 Ford Thunderbird NASCAR Race Car. This car is on loan to the museum by Mr. David Lloyds. Read more →

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Pennsylvania Ferrari Concours d’Elegance – May 17 2015

Pennsylvania Ferrari Concours d’Elegance – May 17 2015

The Ferrari Club of America (FCOA) Penn-Jersey Region is proud to announce the tradition of Reading Ferrari Concours d’ Elegance will continue as the Pennsylvania Ferrari Concours d’ Elegance and will held at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum on May 17 2015. We anticipate over 100 Ferraris will be on display for this event, as well as many more Ferraris and exotic cars in attendance. Please note the only preregistered Ferraris will be eligible for judging. Read more →

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Demo Day Surprise: 1974 Mercedes-Benz Unimog on April 25 2015

Demo Day Surprise: 1974 Mercedes-Benz Unimog on April 25 2015

Surprise! We have a unique and special addition to this weekend’s Demo Day – “Form Follows Function”. Andrew Taylor will be bringing his 1974 Mercedes-Benz Unimog 406. Read more →

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Special Exhibit: Best of Britain: April 25 to May 3 2015

Special Exhibit: Best of Britain: April 25 to May 3 2015

Please join us in welcoming back the “Best of Britain” exhibit from April 25th through May 3rd. This will be our4th time hosting this great exhibit. Previous editions have included “English Saloons and Sports Cars: Kissing Cousins”, “Aston Martin 100th Anniversary”, and “Battle of Britain: Triumph and MG”. We’ll have a full list of cars that will be joining this exhibit, so stay tuned for more updates! Read more →

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The SAAB Racing Spirit Lives On: A Special Exhibit – May 9-24 2015

The SAAB Racing Spirit Lives On: A Special Exhibit – May 9-24 2015

Once again, The Simeone Automotive Museum will be having a display of Saab cars. The 2013 show “The Saab Spirit Lives On” had a record-breaking attendance and we are hoping to surpass that with another show.

This year’s exhibit, “The Saab Racing Spirit Lives On” will have a grand display of Saabs with racing history. Along with the collection owned by Bill Jacobson of Sports Car Service, the display will have two Quantum racers from the Vapaa Vintage racing group, the 1999 9-3 winner of 2015 14-hours of Road Atlanta and many others. Read more →

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Join us April 11th for Traffic Safety Education with Racer Andy Pilgrim

Join us April 11th for Traffic Safety Education with Racer Andy Pilgrim

Andy Pilgrim has been a professional race driver for 29 years, winning five championships along the way, and is currently a Pro driver for GM Racing’s Team Cadillac. Andy will be at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum on Saturday, April 11th 11:00 AM, to present a seminar on traffic safety and distracted driving. The seminar will begin at 11:30. Andy’s seminar is free with purchase of General Admission ticket.
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