The Swap Meet

For classic car and bike enthusiasts the world over an automotive swap meet is a must do highlight event. Whether searching for that elusive spare part or piece of automobilia, […]

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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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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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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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British AA Badge

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A 1950’s era British Automobile Association members badge. Although nowadays largely perceived as a provider of breakdown assistance and motoring insurance, much like the equivalent organisations throughout Australia, the British […]

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Jaegar Speedo

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An essential instrument for any moving vehicle, speedometers were incorporated early on in the evolution of the automobile. One of the first production cars to be fitted with such a […]

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