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The European Rally – Time, Speed, Distance Demo Day

July 24, 2021 @ 11:00 am 2:00 pm

General Admission

For many people, motor sports racing consists solely of track or off-road competition in which highly trained drivers take the wheel behind high-priced machines, and take high risks for even higher stakes. In most scenarios, speed is king, and the winner in the first person across the line…period. However, this isn’t always the case, and there is a very important part of motor racing that focuses exclusively on precision, and in which math, and the help of a good co-pilot could mean the difference between victory and defeat. 

Join us for our next Demo Day “The European Rally – Time, Speed, Distance” as we take a closer look at the phenomena of the European Rally and examine the factors that make it one of the most challenging and cerebral competitions in racing today. 

Featured Demo Day Cars to Include

  • 1938 Jaguar 3.5 Litre SS 100
  • 1954 Austin-Healey 110-4 BN1
  • 1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe

Demo Day Schedule of Events

Most Demo Day Events Typically Follow the Following Format

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 while engaging with Simeone Museum staff and volunteers

6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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215-365-7233
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Hours and Info

6825 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153
215-365-7233
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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