Auto Collection

The Collings Foundation has some of the most important pre-war American classic cars and historically significant racecars in the world. All are housed at our Stow, Ma facility in purpose built buildings of over 70,000 sq/ft to complement the aircraft collection.

Please note that due to the display arrangements, viewing of the automobile collection as well as the Stow, MA aircraft collection is limited to scheduled groups of 50 persons or greater by prior permission only. Please email for details

Brass Era

Roaring 20's

Classic Era

Celebrity Cars

Race Cars

Indianapolis 500

  • 1961 Travis/Offy- Travis team car, sister car to the 1961 winner. Ran Indy 1961-1964.
  • 1972 Gurney Eagle/Turbo Offy- Leader card Spl. Team car. Ran Indy 1972-1974
  • 1979 Porsche Indy- The factory race car that smashed all the track records before being banned.
  • 1980 Penske PC-9/Cosworth DFX- Mario Andretti's Michigan 500 winner. Ran Indy
  • 1980, Qualified second with Mario Andretti. Also driven to victory by Rick Mears at the Copa Mexico
    125. This the only car in history that has race wins with these two legendary drivers.
  • 1987 March/Buick- Rich Vogler's best Indy effort from one of the most winning sprint and midget drivers
  • 1995 Lola/Ford XB- Michael Andretti's race winning car.

Sports Race Cars

  • 1996 Rilley & Scott MkIII/Ford winner of the 1997 Rolex 24 hours of Daytona
  • 1990 Nissan 300ZX- Factory team car winner of the 24 hours of Daytona, 12 hours of Sebring and the
    Drivers and constructors championship
  • 1993 Porsche RS America- Rolex 24 and Sebring 12 hour veteran, the first team car of Champion Porsche

Sprint Cars from the 1920's to WWII
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  • 1932 Crager-Ford
  • 1932 Gemsa Ford
  • 1936 Thomas Spl.
  • 1937 Offy 270 ci.
  • 1937 Rutherford- winner of over 300 races!
  • 1937 Ranger-Aircraft Engine
  • Drayer-Ford
  • Riley Four Port

Sprint Cars post WWII to the 1950's
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  • 1950 Ford/Offy

Midget Racers from the 1930's-1950's
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  • 1936 Sowers- a rare Offy derivative
  • Caruso-Offy 110 ci. supercharged by Maseratti
  • Elto Outboard
  • Indian
  • (3) Ford V-8/60

Military Vehicles

Trucks and farm vehicles

  • 1909 Peerless Steam Tractor
  • 1915 Walker Electric Truck
  • 1920's International Harvester
  • 1931 Diamond T Truck
  • 1931 Chevrolet Model C Cab-Truck

1893: The End of an Era:

  • Three Carriages from the 1800's
  • One Sleigh from the early 1900's

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