Museo Juan Manuel Fangio

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The Museo Juan Manuel Fangio (Juan Manuel Fangio Museum), is a museum of motor racing cars, dedicated to Formula One driver Juan Manuel Fangio and located in Balcarce, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.[1]

The museum[edit]

The museum opened in 1986 (36 years ago) (1986), in the presence of five-time Formula One champion Juan Manuel Fangio. Located just a few blocks from where Fangio was born, the museum houses a collection of cars, trophies, photographs and other memorabilia. The museum occupies a total surface of 4,600 square metres (50,000 sq ft) and is divided into six levels. The car collection has over 50 cars.[2]

Notable racing cars[edit]

Other notable cars[edit]

Notable visitors[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Motor Racing Museum "Juan Manuel Fangio"". telefax.com.ar. Retrieved 2009-06-16.
  2. ^ "Car Racing Sanctuary". welcomeargentina.com. Retrieved 2009-06-16.

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Coordinates: 37°50′53″S 58°15′18″W / 37.84806°S 58.25500°W / -37.84806; -58.25500