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2016 Corvette Racing Weekend

Museum Event
2016 Corvette Racing Weekend
Date
October 21, 2016
Photos by
Andrew Taylor

The 2016 Corvette Racing Weekend featured Corvette Racing Program Manager Doug Fehan, 2-time Le Mans winning driver Tommy Milner, and Ed Welburn, designer of the new Corvette as well as many other great GM cars and recently retired head of all global design of General Motors 13 studios. They joined Dr. Simeone to celebrate Corvette Racing. The event kick-off started Friday evening with a Corvette Racing Dinner Party and recap of the 2016 Corvette Racing season. Saturday featured an auction of Corvette Racing memorabilia benefitting the Simeone Foundation, discussions with the guests sharing their stories about the history of Corvette Racing and their own careers, followed by a driving demonstration of the 1963 Corvette Grand Sport #GS002, and concluded with an autograph session with Doug Fehan, Tommy Milner, and Ed Welburn.

Hours & Info

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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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