Among the world-famous automobile icons are the
At many points you will not only be given answers to your questions, but will also be interactively involved. Did you know that our history actually started with electric power, with the first car designed by Ferdinand
We have built up and expanded our car collection over many decades. It now contains more than 700 cars, including almost 200 racing cars. We regularly participate in national and international historic racing events and classic car rallies with many of the cars in our collection. Our museum exhibits therefore fulfil the purpose for which they were once built, in that they are driven. They also proactively take the museum’s historical work out into the world.
The employees of the museum workshop do not work secretly on historic cars but perform their restoration and repair work behind a large window wall, in full view of everyone. Visitors who stop by for a snack in the coffee bar can watch the master craftsmen, mechanics and trimmers at work. Behind the glass facade they restore, among other things, the classic vehicles from the