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John Fitch Demo Day

April 23 @ 11:00 am 2:00 pm

$12 General Admission

In a sport filled with legendary figures, John Fitch stands alone, both as an innovator and a trailblazer. John was a groundbreaking driver, an accomplished inventor, a fierce advocate for safety, and a courageous patriot that was forever changed by both the ravages of war and the perils of racing.

Join us for a very special Demo Day commemorating one of our favorite Spirit of Competition Award honorees, and personal heroes – the one and only John Fitch!

Featuring the following Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum collection automobiles:

* 1952 Cunningham C4R

* 1954 Ferrari 375 MM

* 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Coupe

* 1956 Jaguar D-Type

Demo Day events typically adhere to the following schedule

  • 10:00 – Doors open
  • 11:15 to 11:45 – Scrutineering technical learning session
  • 12:00 to 12:30 – Demo Day discussion, Q and A with Dr. Simeone
  • 12:30 to 1:00 – Driving demonstration with featured automobiles
  • 1:00 to 2:00 – Visitors are able to inspect and photograph Demo Day cars up close, while engaging with Simeone Museum staff and volunteers
6825 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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Hours and Info

6825 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153
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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