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October 2018

An Evening with Hurley Haywood

October 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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$8 – $12

From his upbringing in Chicago and Wheaton, Illinois, to his chance meeting with Peter Gregg, Hurley Haywood was destined to drive anything he could get his hands on. Life-long relationships with Porsche and the Brumos dealership provided the kinds of opportunities of which most racing drivers only dream. With three overall victories at Le Mans, five at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, and two at the 12 Hours of Sebring, Haywood is the world's most successful endurance sports-car racer. In…

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2018 SPIRIT OF COMPETITION AWARD with Roger Penske

October 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is pleased to officially announce our 11th annual Spirit of Competition award winner. The Spirit of Competition represents the most prestigious award conferred by the Foundation. Each year a distinguished figure from motorsports who has a specific inspirational message is selected.  Automotive impresario, founder, and director of the Amelia Island Concours, Bill Warner will act as MC. On Wednesday, October 31st we will present our 11th Spirit of Competition award to: ROGER PENSKE Roger Penske…

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February 2019

2019 Philly Auto Show

February 2 - February 10
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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$7 – $15
Auto Show

The Philadelphia Auto Show returns to the Pennsylvania Convention Center for 9 days, February 2-10, 2019. With hundreds of new vehicles on display, plus classics, exotics and more, we have something for everyone!

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March 2019

Philly Model Car Show II

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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$8 – $12
Philly Model Car Show 1

The Philadelphia Area Car Modelers are back at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum for their 2nd NNL Model Car Show. This year's theme is "Welcome to Woodstock! - It's all about VW's Man!" The sub-theme is "British Invasion" Admission is $12.00 and all proceeds benefit the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum's educational initiatives.

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The Tucker: Insight from the Tucker Family, Owners and Preservationists

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
$8 – $12
Tucker Event

Please join us from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on March 30, 2019 for a special showing of the vehicle and a presentation The Tucker: Insight from the Tucker Family, Owners and Preservationists. America was captivated by Preston Thomas Tucker. It was June of 1947 and Tucker had just unveiled his “Car of Tomorrow,” the Tucker 48. Correspondence was pouring in by the truckload to the Tucker factory in Chicago from people trying to find out how they could get their hands…

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April 2019

Kimber Festival 2019

April 12 @ 8:00 am - April 16 @ 6:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
Kimber

The Kimber Festival brings together enthusiasts who have a keen interest in M.G. history. Organized as an academic conference, the program consists of presentations about all M.G.s with topics that may include design and production, technical discussions, competitors and competitions and more. You do not need to be a NEMGTR member to present or attend. All MG enthusiasts are welcome! The registration desk for the Kimber Festival will open at 1:00 p.m. Friday at the Simeone Museum. You will be…

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June 2019

Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance Preview Gala

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
$150 – $1000
CCFK Gala

Kick off the Philadelphia Concours D’Elegance at the Preview GalaFriday June 14, 2019 from 6:00-10:30 pm  Enjoy exclusive early access to a selection of the Concours' vast range of American and European classic and antique automobiles before it opens to the public the following day. Join us for a festive evening of open bar, dinner, dancing, and silent auction! This year's focus marque is Bentley in celebration of the Bentley 100th anniversary. Honorary Chairman Dick Vermeil in attendance with a keynote presentation…

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2019 Philadelphia Concours D’Elegance

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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$25
CCFK 1

Cool Cars for Kids, Inc. (CCfK) is a nonprofit organization based in Philadelphia, PA that brings together families of children with birth defects and classic car enthusiasts who share a common passion and appreciation for the one-of-a-kind.  The Concours d’Elegance is a classic car show and competition to support birth defects and rare disease research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Join us for a fun-filled day including: Premier judged Concours with invited classic American and European automobiles Public car…

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2019 Fathers Day

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
$8 – $12
Fred Simeone Cord

Give your Dad something he would really like this Father’s Day – a trip to the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum! Please join our annual celebration of honoring Dads with complimentary admission for all Dads when accompanied by a family member. Looking to add something else special? Check out a membership to the Simeone or a copy of Dr. Simeone's book "The Spirit of Competition." It’s the perfect way to show how much you care about that perfect guy in your life. Get your…

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Are We There Yet?: The American Automobile Past, Present, and Driverless

June 22 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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Are We There Yet Cancelled

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Tech giants and automakers have been teaching robots to drive. Robot-controlled cars have already logged millions of miles. These technological marvels promise cleaner air, smoother traffic, and tens of thousands of lives saved. But even if robots turn into responsible drivers, are we ready to be a nation of passengers? Crusades against the automobile are nothing new. Its arrival sparked battles over street space, pitting the masses against the millionaires who terrorized pedestrians. When the…

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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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