The Simeone Automative Museum is hosting the England vs. Italy in the Battle for Le Mans Demo Day.
In the late 1920s, Bentley ruled Le Mans. By the early 1930s, it was Alfa Romeo. We’ll discuss why the shift happened and why even patriotic racers like Lord Howe found to necessary to buy Italian if they wanted to win.
Cars on display to accompany the talk:
- 1927 Bentley Speed Model
- 1930 Bentley 4.5 L Supercharged
- 1933 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Le Mans
Admission to the Demo Day is free with regular Museum admission:
- $12- Adults
- $10 - Seniors
- $8 - Students
- Children 8 and under, free
Start Date:26 May 2012
End Date:26 May 2012