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EMMR is located atop the hill at the
historic Latimore Valley Fairgrounds...
You will quickly
notice that EMMR is dedicated to preserving all forms of
every era and type are grouped together,
demonstrating how they evolved over time.
EMMR is a living
museum! The museum is a constant work in
progress and new cars and display items are added often.
This means every time you visit EMMR, you'll find something
new to enjoy!
The actual contents
(tools, work benches and all) from Tommy Hinnershitz's
garage were used to create this display honoring his racing
You'll find some very unique items on display, such as these
hand-crafted displays of Patterson,
New Jersey's famed Gasoline Alley and Pennsylvania's
legendary Williams Grove Speedway.
This crumpled tail section is one of the only
known remaining pieces from Ted Horn's car
after losing his life in a racing accident at the DuQuoin,
IL State Fairgrounds in 1948.
Besides being one of racing's all time greatest drivers,
Horn was one of Indy's most
consistent drivers ever. Between 1936 & 1948, Ted never
finished worse than 4th in
the Indy 500...a feat that has never since been duplicated!
Several unfinished Hiram Hillegass race cars sit next to
his original parts cabinets, tools & blueprints.
From the earliest model Fords, to the
Offy's, to the modern day purpose-built
racing engine, see how the science and technology of engine
has changed over the years.
The history of Drag Racing is also
featured at EMMR.
The 2nd floor features the stock
cars, from the early roadsters & coupes,
to the modern NASCAR race cars and trucks.
No matter what era of racing you
enjoyed, from the old flat heads, to the solar-powered
racers of the future, you're sure to find lots to enjoy and
learn at EMMR.
Throughout EMMR you will find dozens
of display cases, each one with it's own
informative theme about a track, driver, or racing
organization from racing's past.
EMMR is the home of the AACA
EMMR boasts one of the finest
motorsports research libraries in the country.
We are also proud to announce that as of 2013, EMMR is now
the home of the Chris Economaki Collection.
Be sure to visit this website
often for news on how
to join in the fun at any of our exciting events.