What is Automobilia?

Automobilia is a portmanteau word combining ‘automobile’ and ‘memorabilia’. As such it can be defined as objects of memorabilia related to the automobile. Such objects are generally collected and traded […]

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2021 Eddington Sprints

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According to the Wikipedia entry for the small town of Eddington, located in Central Victoria, there are, within its boundaries ‘ two former hotels, a former general store, former police […]

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Scalextric

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Original Scalextric tracks and accessories. Since1957 Scalextric sets have been providing the excitement of scale motor racing to adults and children alike throughout the world. Invented by Englishman Fred Francis, […]

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Phillip Island Classic

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Staged annually since 1989 the Phillip Island Classic ‘Festival of Motorsport’ brings together a huge range of vintage and classic vehicles from both Australia and overseas. As the title implies […]

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Scuderia Ferrari

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Reproduction enamel sign of a 1933 poster celebrating Scuderia Ferrari’s four years in competition. Throughout the 1920’s a young Enzo Ferrari raced Alfa Romeos as a factory team driver, scoring […]

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Tripoli Grand Prix

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A reproduction poster promoting the 1939 Tripoli Grand Prix. These days the glamour aspect of formula one motor racing is epitomised by one particular event on the calendar, the Monaco […]

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Dinky Vanwall

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Dinky model #239, the 1957 Vanwall. The Vanwall motor racing team was founded by Tony Vandervell in the1950s, the name being a combination of both his and his company’s (Thinwall […]

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Cam-Am Photo Book

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A large format photography book showcasing the spectacular Can Am series race cars. Beginning in 1966 the Canadian-American Challenge Cup, or Can-Am, was a race series exclusively for FIA group […]

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Albert Park Grand Prix

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This enamel sign was produced in 1993 to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the inaugural Albert Park motor race event. Located near Melbourne’s CBD, the Albert Park circuit has hosted […]

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