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News - 2012

Sent from Coventry Bikers depart - Sat 11th August


A Grandfather, Father & Son trio under the name of 'Sent From Coventry' left Coventry on Saturday 11th August to embark on a 5,000 mile road trip for charity. The Baylis boys namely Phil, Philip and John along with their 4th team member and co-driver, Laura Wilkinson, are riding and driving through Europe visiting 15... Read more

PROMETHEUS Vehicles to go on display


Two very special vehicles that were built for, and feature in, Ridley Scott’s current film PROMETHEUS are to go on display at Coventry Transport Museum, from this Saturday 14th July for several months. The enormous Prometheus RT01 group transport vehicle, and smaller EX01 two-person transport vehicle are two of a number of vehicles that... Read more

Blue Coat School Pupils Give Us The Green Light


When Education staff at Coventry Transport Museum decided to develop a new activity session for secondary school pupils visiting the Museum, they called upon some real experts to help them – a group of pupils and staff from Blue Coat Secondary School in Coventry. For several months, pupils have been working alongside the Museum’s... Read more

Object of the Fortnight - the last Massey Ferguson


On Sunday 8th July 2012 the Massey Ferguson tower at Banner Lane, Coventry, will be demolished. In commemoration of this historic event, this fortnight's Object of the Fortnight is the last ever tractor to roll off the production line at Banner Lane, on 24th December 2002. It ended production at the factory that has begun in 1946 and produced... Read more

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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!