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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.

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  • 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...

    Over the last two years automuseums.info saw little development. We had an average of 3,000 visitors a month. It is not that bad, but this should be much higher.

    Back in 2012, I was enthusiastic. I put together a nice development plan, with plenty of exciting new features. As this site is a labour of love, I was not able to allocate a lot of money to make this dream come true. I had to change developer team four times! The one before the last one did his best, but the end result was terrible. And the last one patched things up, but it was still not working normally.
    I became...

    NORWICH — June 19, 2013: The Northeast Classic Car Museum’s newest exhibit, “Wagons & Woodies: From Depot Hack to Station Wagon,” is now on display.

    The exhibit features nearly 20 classic vehicles that showcase the evolution of the station wagon from the early days of travel through the iconic styles of the 50s, 60s, and 70s. With vehicles from a 1924 Buck Depot Hack to a 1972 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser, this exhibit will run through April 2014.

    The museum is also showing the original, unreleased documentary film, “Wagonmasters,” produced by Wake Forest University graduate...

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