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From Racer.com: The Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli is featured in a brand-new exhibit in the Savoy Automobile Museum celebrating the 150th anniversary of Pirelli. The exhibit is a collaboration between the museum, located in Cartersville, Ga., and Pirelli, whose United States manufacturing plant is located in nearby Rome, Ga. Among the items which detail the tire manufacturer’s history and prowess, the display features a 2022 Trans Am racecar with a 150th anniversary livery designed by CG Detroit. Read more here.
From the Rome-Tribune News: The Savoy Automobile Museum in Cartersville is hosting a special exhibit celebrating tire manufacturing company Pirelli. In 1872, the 23 year old Giovanni Battista Pirelli founded “G.B. Pirelli & C.” in Milan, Italy. Fast-forward 150 years and Pirelli, an internationally recognized brand, is among the world’s major producers of tires. To celebrate the company’s 150th anniversary in the United States, Savoy Automobile Museum and Pirelli are presenting an exclusive exhibition of Pirelli: The Story of a Company — A 150-Year History [...]
The Savoy Automobile Museum and Pirelli present “Pirelli: The Story of a Company—A 150-Year History of Passion and Innovation.” The exhibit starts from the first factory that opened in Milan and continues to its first motorsport victory in 1907, when a car called the Itala won the Beijing-Paris rally while fitted with Pirelli tires. The images will delve into the people, technology and innovation of Pirelli’s journey during three different centuries. In addition, there will be a specially curated collection of automobiles that showcase the [...]