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We intend to upload several pictorial reports in the next few weeks

BRUSSELS, Belgium - 22 November: Thanks to many private owners Autoworld will show +- 40 different models on the mezzanine Floor in Autoworld. Historic cars including a very old Lagonda DP 21/15 (1925). Racing cars and street versions such as the Vantage GT3, recent winners of the Belgian Championship (BRCC 2014) and a Vantage GT4 Gulf. Probably the Aston Martin DBR 4 Formula 1 (1959) will be there as well. Four different coupes with a bodywork by the Italian designer Zagato, including a unique DB 4 GT. Other models that make the visitors dream will be the DB2/4, DB4, DB5 Volante, Vanquish...

BERLIN, Germany -- 7 November, 2014: Berlin-based online auction house Auctionata is set to present its first auction of classic cars. On November 28, 2014 at 6 pm CET, the ‘Classic Cars’ auction will bring a selection of 40 automobiles under the hammer. The cars on offer range from everyday vehicles to exclusive collector’s cars never before seen at auction. With cars made between the early twenties and the late nineties, the auction will present bidders with a cross section of nearly 80 years of automotive history.

One of the auction highlights is a 1928 Riley Brooklands, one of...

We are very happy to announce some new developments. Over the years automuseums.info - the Motoring Museums' Lighthouse became the leading guide to automobile museums worldwide.

As a first step in the overhaul of our site, we have introduced two new features, which hopefully will provide more involvment for our visitors:

  • - you can now rate your museums experience from 0 to 5. This will help others to learn upfront about others' opinion
  • - you can now send us your comments. We are especially interested in links to your reports to a given museum.

    Let me wish you a...

  • BEAULIEU, UNITED KINGDOM, 23 June, 2014 -- The National Motor Museum Trust, Beaulieu, will commemorate the centenary of the First World War in a forthcoming project, Caravans and Charabancs – Leisure Motoring After the First World War. The Trust has been awarded £97,200 by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to undertake this innovative project over a two-year period.

    Caravans and Charabancs will explore the untold legacy of this devastating conflict, charting how accelerated social and technological developments in wartime led to a revolution in leisure motoring in the decades that...

    MODENA, Italy, 19 June 2014 - The “Maserati 100 – A Century of Pure Italian Luxury Sports Cars” exhibition was officially opened this morning at the Museo Enzo Ferrari in Modena in a ceremony attended by Ferrari Chairman Luca di Montezemolo and Maserati CEO Harald Wester. This major retrospective traces the history of the Trident marque through some of its most significant road-going and racing models as well as a spectacular immersive multimedia show that uses 19 video projectors to help visitors relive the highlights of the Constructor’s history and introduce the individuals that wrote...

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