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Turin, October 4th 2012 - On 26 October at the Museo Ferrari in Maranello an important exhibition will be inaugurated with the title Le grandi Ferrari di Sergio Pininfarina - Sergio Pininfarina's great Ferraris. With Luca di Montezemolo, Piero Ferrari and the Pininfarina family present at the opening ceremony this initiative receives further importance: on one side visitors can get to know the most beautiful Ferraris designed by Pininfarina over 60 years in collaboration with the Prancing Horse, on the other side it is an homage to an exceptional man, who knew how to develop cars with...

MODENA, Italy - Modena’s new Museo Casa Enzo Ferrari opened to the public on 10 March. It is a museum dedicated to one of Italy’s most celebrated legends, unquestionably one of the leading lights of the Twentieth Century,Enzo Ferrari, man, driver and carmaker: the history of car racing.

“If you can dream it, you can do it” is one of Enzo Ferrari’s best known sayings and certainly the one that best represents his philosophy, a life marked by passion and creativity, research and innovation, courage and challenge. A legend that hasmade Modena and Maranello the capitals of a dream come...

In our quest to serve our visitors better, we have came up with the idea of offering ebook versions of our guide.

You can now download museum guides about Russia, Germany, France and Sweden to your Kindle through Amazon. If you don't have a Kindle, you can also download these guides as a PDF in our online shop over at


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After some hiccups and a delay of almost seven months, - the Motoring Museums' Lighthouse is very proud to present its new look.

We have cleaned up the site, and the search engine works better as well!

Now we can think about developing new features!

And let me recommend our e-books - we create country guides which you can use on your Kindle. See the list!

Please let us know how you like our new format and our ebooks.

Usually, we don't feature this type of information, but this plea may be of interest for some museums.

Captain Walter Wanderwell, an adventurer, inventor and former sailor with an itch for world travel, conceived the notion of circling the globe by automobile. An emigrant from Poland, he changed his name from the un-pronounceable ‘Johannes Pieczynski’, to Wanderwell during a 1914 walking tour of America. This rugged individual was yet to meet Aloha, his young partner on this extraordinary odyssey, who would become the first woman to circle the globe in an automobile!



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