Dr. Simeone shares his personal thoughts on the passing of Stirling Moss.
To characterize Stirling Moss as a driver and a person requires many adjectives, all complementary, and without regard to his remarkable prowess. Known as the consummate gentleman, generous to his acquaintances, enthusiastic to the point that he drove the Monza banking at 85, and that he accepted his iconic career with grace.
Driving both sports cars and open wheel race cars, he participated extensively and, somehow, managed to clock the best times both in qualifying and competition. Oh, another word, legendary, because his performances are recorded in the many pages of motorsport history.
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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.