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The Country Club Crowd – Advertising the American Sporting Car

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

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
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 - 2:00 pm
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Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum
6825-31 Norwitch Dr
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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