Planning, strategy, and sometimes trickery can mean all the difference between going home as a winner, or a loser. This Demo Day took a deeper look at the surprising history of the Le Mans class system and explored how the introduction of prototype cars would change the game forever.
Driving Demonstration featuring our 1970 Porsche 917 and 1966 Ford GT40 MKII. Video shot at our Winning the Race by Playing the Rules Demo Day and held during a short snow storm.
For almost 100 years, the 24 Hours of Le Mans has been the pinnacle of Sports Car Racing, and is considered by many to be the most prestigious and important auto races in the world.
If you haven't been to a Demo Day at the Simeone Museum, this is what you have been missing! We are looking forward to announcing our upcoming Demo Day schedule very soon!
Join our Director of Education Rick Adams for a special Tech Talk, featuring our 1966 Ford GT40 MKII and 1967 Ford GT40 MKIV. In this video Rick takes us “under the hood” and discusses the nuanced differences between these two Le Mans veterans.
A lot of blood, sweat, and tears went into the creation and execution of the Ford GT program. This exhibit features our 1966 Ford GT MKII and our 1967 Ford GT MKIV without their outer shell and offers a unique perspective of the components and technology that make up these incredible machines.
A lot of blood, sweat, and tears went into the creation and execution of the Ford GT program.
Our 1966 Ford GT40 MKII ran at Le Mans in 1966, the only race in its competition history. It is one of the most original GT40s in existence. What is your favorite component? Come discover for yourself.
Our new pop-up exhibition gives you the opportunity to see some of your favorite cars from our collection under a completely different light.
This Demo Day covered the legendary rivalry between two of the greatest automotive manufacturers of all time, Carroll Shelby and...
This was the second of three special “Close Ups” Demo Day events during the month of December. Each of these...
This was the first of the three special “Close Ups” Demo Day events during the month of December. Each of...