The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum will temporarily close on Friday, November 20. Learn more here.

September 2 | Car Detective Photo Quiz

Here is your chance to show off your automotive skills and knowledge in our first-ever “Car Detective” photo quiz series. The rules are easy. The first person to successfully answer this series of questions get bragging rights to be called our official “Car Detective of the Week” and earns themselves four free tickets to the museum! In the event that someone doesn’t get all four questions right, the person who responded with the most correct first will win. Our weekly winner and a new Photo Quiz will be announced each Wednesday at 12:30 on our website and social media channels.


Congratulations to our winner!

Sean Rosander from Laguna Niguel , CA has won our 5th Car Detective Photo Quiz.

There were no honorable mentions. Sean was the only entrant to get every answer correct.

Answers

  1. Name two of the three men in this photo
    Juan Manuel Fangio and Alfonso de Portago
  2. Where did this photo take place
    1957 Cuba Grand Prix in Havana
  3. Name the car in the foreground.
    Maserati 300S
  4. If you identify the car correctly, what was the small detail of that gave it away
    The dip in the middle of the windshield and the small slits on the fender tops.

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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