The Free Library of Philadelphia is selling its $1 million Automobile Reference Collection to both museums, reports the Philadelphia Inquirer. The collection includes more than 100,000 auto manuals, journals, historic license plates, advertisements and more.
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.