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The Country Club Crowd

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

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Pre-war automobiles had a lot to be desired and required a lot of maintenance and technical know how to operate effectively. When you consider that sports racing cars had all the same problems, only magnified it makes you wonder… Who were the people who bought these cars? How did they even come to find out about them? Discover that and more as we delve into those questions and at “The Country Club Crowd – Advertising the American Sporting Car” Featuring the following Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum collection cars: 1926 Kissel 8-75 Speedster 1929 duPont Model G Speedster 1933 Auburn V12 12-165 Speedster Demo Day events typically stay true to the following schedule: 10:00 – Doors open 11:15 to 11:45 – Scrutineering technical learning session 12:00 to 12:30 – Demo Day discussion, Q and A with Dr. Simeone 12:30 to 1:00 – Driving demonstration with featured automobiles 1:00 to 2:00 – Visitors are able to inspect and photograph Demo Day cars while engaging with Simeone Museum staff and volunteers


February 9
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum
6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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Tuesday - Friday 10AM through 6PM
Saturday - Sunday 10AM through 4PM
Closed Mondays and Major Holidays

About the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

Located in Philadelphia, PA, the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is one of the world’s greatest collections of racing sports cars. Through our theme, “The Spirit of Competition”, we celebrate the history and evolution of these magnificent machines.

Assembled over 50 years by Dr. Frederick Simeone, the Museum contains over 75 historically significant cars including Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Bugatti, Mercedes, Jaguar, Bentley, Porsche, Aston Martin, Corvette, Ford, and more.

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