Fast from the Past: The Competition Motorcycles of Yesteryear.
Currently – April 30, 2010
Many of the world’s well-known and lesser-known marques are featured in our exhibit "Fast from the Past" now at the AACA Museum. More than forty motorcycles owned and restored by members of the Antique Motorcycle club of America are on display.
Only Unrestored and Original 1911 Olds Limited to Visit
Currently – Jan 31, 2010
Original and unrestored, this car is one of 159 seven-passenger Touring Limiteds built for 1911 and is the believed to be the only completely unrestored and original example known to exist.
1953 Cadillac LeMans Dream Car #3
Currently – September 30, 2010
The 1953 Cadillac LeMans Dream Car is #3 of only four originally built by General Motors as Dream cars in 1953. Only two of the four original vehicles are known to still exist. This vehicle is privately owned by a Washington DC area collector and has not been available for public viewing in over 20 years! The other is part of the General Motors Heritage Collection.
Cruise Back to the Future — The GM Futurliner
Currently – Spring 2010
In 1940 General Motors built twelve Futurliners to transport its Parade of Progress show, a traveling technology fair that featured animated exhibits and live demonstrations showcasing General Motors automotive and technological innovations
Camaros & Firebirds
Currently – April 4, 2010
Visit the Museum for a special exhibit featuring the history of GM’s Camaros and Firebirds. Every generation of these “pony” cars from 1967-2002 are included! The exhibit highlights high-performance and competition versions plus factory proto-types A featured car in this exhibit is the Trans-Am Firebird once personally owned by Burt Reynolds and inspired by the "Smokey and the Bandit" movies
Treasures of the JWR Museum Collection
Currently – January 31, 2010
The AACA Museum is now showcasing six spectacular and diverse vehicles from the private collection of Mr. John “Jack” Rich in the main exhibit gallery that span from the early 1900’s to the late 1940’s. Specific vehicles include: 1910 American Underslung Traveler, 1926 Rolls-Royce Springfield Silver Ghost Piccadilly Roadster, 1932 Delage D8-SS Cabriolet by Chapron, 1939 Horch 853a Cabriolet, 1939/47 Rolls-Royce Phantom III ‘Vutotal’ Cabriolet by Labourdette, and a 1948 Delahaye 135M Cabriolet by Figoni et Falaschi. This fabulous exhibit is not to be missed!
Coming Soon! Muscle Cars!
April 23, 2010 – September 6, 2010
The Museum Collector’s Series Continues with a special Muscle Car Collection from the 1960’s and 1970’s. Visit the website in early 2010 for additional details.
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