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First Entries Confirmed for Trailblazing Cars of the World Display

15/06/2015

Coventry Transport Museum has named the Ferrari F40, Porsche 911, original Range Rover and Jaguar C-type as the first entries in a special Trailblazing Cars of the World display, as part of the museum’s re-launch celebrations on Saturday 20 June 2015. The Ferrari F40 was the first road-legal production car to break the... Read more

Classic Car Parade set to Smash Two World Records in Coventry

30/03/2015

Please note that this World Record attempt has been temporarily postponed, to allow more time for classic car owners to register.  Registration is therefore still open - find out more here! We have teamed up with one of the country’s leading classic car insurers, to hold a massive parade of classic cars in Coventry, in an... Read more

New Gallery Opens its Doors Onto 1900s Industrial Coventry

08/12/2014

Take a stroll through the new gallery at the Coventry Transport Museum and you’ll find yourself being transported back into a 1900s car show room, complete with beautiful hand-painted art deco murals and showcasing a range of fantastic early 20th  century vehicles. This is the first of 12 newly refurbished galleries to open its doors to... Read more

10 Ton World’s Fastest Car ‘lifts off’ in daring relocation manoeuvre

08/12/2014

The world’s fastest car, Thrust SSC, moved house this weekend as it was relocated from the old Spirit of Speed gallery within Coventry Transport Museum, to a new home in an all-new ‘Biffa Award Land Speed Record Gallery’, which is set to open in early 2015 in a different part of the museum. The daring relocation manoeuvre saw... Read more

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Bring the curriculum to life!

Coventry Transport Museum's interactive exhibitions make the perfect venue for school visits in Coventry.

We offer a wide range of sessions for school groups, all 'Learning Outside The Classroom' quality assured. 

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Home of the fastest car on Earth!

Coventry Transport Museum is home to Thrust SSC and Thrust 2, the world's two fastest cars.

When you visit the Museum, not only can you marvel at these spectacular feats of British engineering, you can experience travelling through the sound barrier on our all new 4D Land Speed Record Simulator!

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