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    Morris Ten (1948). Eye-catcher for 'The Veteran' 

    De Veteraan has a small-scale but special museum in the Frisian Metslawier. It is important for the owner that there is a lot of variation in his collection, whether it concerns classic motorcycles, mopeds or cars. The oldtimer in the yard of De Veteraan is a real eye-catcher. It attracts the attention of the tourist cycling past who likes to pay a spontaneous visit.  More

  • Schagen car museum
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    Schagen car museum. And 'Such'

    That 'this' is North Holland. Google Translate would say 'and the like'. The chance that you will find masses of people in the Automuseum Schagen is quite minimal. It is probably busier on the nearby beach with this weather. So let's keep this story to ourselves. In the beginning Arie Kapitein (born in De Zijpe in 1914) was […] More

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    Arnhems Oorlogsmuseum 1940-1945. Eef Peeters, the collector

    Many collectors have expanded their motorcycle collection into a museum. Eef Peeters from Arnhem has his collection of motorcycles in his museum. It is now 75 years after the liberation. So his collection in the Arnhem War Museum 1940-1945 is highly topical. 'It's a thing from my childhood. I grew up in the shelter after the second […] More

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    100 Year Alvis in the Louwman Museum

    From 20 December to 2 February, the Louwman Museum presents a retrospective exhibition of seventeen Alvis automobiles. They date from the period 1920 to 1967 because of 100 Years Alvis. Alvis is known as an English manufacturer of high-quality cars. The manufacturer introduced a number of important innovations that are still in use […] More

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    Brooklands, because only one can be the first

    Text and photos: Martin Philippo Imagine you have an estate near London and you love motor racing. What are you doing then? Hugh and Ethel Locke King in County Surrey knew. They had a race track built on their 133 hectare estate. Started from scratch Auto racing stood […] More

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    A real fake VW

    What is the probability that the wife of 'Reichskommissar' Seys Inquart drove around in a Beetle from 1940 sometime between 1945-1948? Beetle or monkey sandwich? When Eef Peeters, owner of the Arnhem War Museum 40-45 in Zeeland, hit the car of - according to say and according to various papers - the wife of the former […] More

  • Most expensive car in the world
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    The most expensive car in the world at Louwman

    The car that is suspected to be the most expensive car in the world will be in the Louwman Museum in the coming months. The Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupé can be seen at the Silver Arrows exhibition from 7 July to 2 September. 100 million: The Most Expensive Car in the World Of course we went to have a look […] More

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    Our toppers in the Mercedes Benz and Porsche museums

    At the beginning of this year, we visited the museums of Mercedes-Benz and Porsche in Stuttgart. The two treasuries gave a more than impressive insight into the history of both German prestige manufacturers. We set ourselves the challenge of compiling a Top 3 for each museum, an almost impossible task. Still it worked, and […] More

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    A first: Porsche museum Stuttgart shows its oldest 911

    The Porsche Museum in Stuttgart has been working for three years on the restoration of its oldest 911. The classic sports car will be the focus of the exhibition '14 (2017 No. 8) - A legend takes off' from December 2018, 911 to April 901, 57. . When the red coupé in October 1964 became one of the […] More

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    DAF Museum welcomes increasing visitor numbers

    The year 2017 will be closed particularly well by the DAF Museum in Eindhoven. The number of visitors this year will exceed 55.000. The number of visitors has been increasing steadily in recent years. In 2012, there were less than 40.000 visitors, which means an increase in visitor numbers of 40% in five years. The growth is expected to […] More

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    Traveling through time: Museo Nazionale Dell'Automobile Di Torino

    Northern Italy can be considered an absolute attraction for classic enthusiasts. It houses several car museums. One of those stopping places for a glimpse of automotive history is in Turin: the Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile di Torino. We visited the museum in the capital of Piemonte. We make the entrance into the modern stylized building, which defies […] More

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