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Automotive Hall of Fame – Virtual Tour

Automotive Hall of Fame - Virtual Tour

Automotive Hall of Fame – Virtual Tour

The Automotive Hall of Fame is a museum that highlights and recognizes the people who have contributed significantly to automotive history. It was founded in 1939 and has over 800 worldwide honorees.

The Hall of Fame includes award recipients from advertising, dealerships, designers, racing, engineers, mechanics, drivers, executives, inventors, and union officials. It consists of the automotive industry, suppliers, dealers, and support.

The Automotive Hall of Fame the following different awards:

  • Hall of Fame Induction Award
  • Industry Leader of the Year Award
  • Distinguished Service Citation
  • Young Leader and Excellence Award

The Automotive Hall of Fame facilities contains automobile history artifacts, a theater, and space for public events, meetings, and other exhibits.

The Hall of Fame inductees include the founders of Benz, Bugatti, Buick, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Citroen, Daimler, Dodge, Ferrari, Ford, Honda, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, and Toyota among others.

Automotive Hall of Fame - Virtual Tour

Henry Ford, standing, with Barney Oldfield in 1902, with the Ford 999 racing automobile

Highlights of the Automotive Hall of Fame

  • Automotive Hall of Fame inductees biographies
  • Exhibits of historic automotive innovations that changed the world
  • Exhibits on auto styling and how it has changed with time
  • Hall of Honor mural painted with 90 images celebrates the impact of the motor vehicle on world culture
  • Educational Programs and Resources

Automotive Hall of Fame - Virtual Tour

Ferrucio Lamborghini explains the 350 GTV to motor journalists

Automotive Hall of Fame

  • Museum:       Automotive Hall of Fame
  • City:               Detroit
  • State:             Michigan
  • Country:        United States
  • Founded:      1939
  • Type:             Automotive  Museum, Specialist Museum
  • Location:       21400 Oakwood, Dearborn, MI 48124, United States

Automotive Hall of Fame - Virtual Tour

Three Alfa Romeo’s participated in Targa Florio on Sicilia in 1920 – Enzo Ferrari in the center

Automotive Hall of Fame – Map

Automotive Hall of Fame – 360 Virtual Views

Tour of Automotive Museums

Automotive Hall of Fame

Automotive Hall of Fame

Automotive Hall of Fame

Virtual Tour of the Museums in Detroit

Automotive Hall of Fame

Automotive Hall of Fame

Automotive Hall of Fame

Automotive Hall of Fame

Virtual Tour of Automotive Museums

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