The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is scheduled to reopen on Thursday, July 23rd. Click here to learn more.

2019 The Country Club Crowd Demo Day

Museum Event
2019 The Country Club Crowd Demo Day
February 9, 2019
Photos by
Andrew Taylor

Pre-war automobiles had a lot to be desired and required a lot of maintenance and technical know how to operate effectively. When you consider that sports racing cars had all the same problems, only magnified, it makes you wonder who were the people who bought these cars? How did they even come to find out about them? The discussion covered all these questions in the “The Country Club Crowd – Advertising the American Sporting Car” Demo Day. The following cars were included in the Demo Day: 1926 Kissel 8-75 Speedster, 1929 duPont Model G Speedster, and the 1933 Auburn V12 12-165 Speedster.