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September 2023

Savoy in Georgia Trend Magazine

2023-09-05T10:17:51-04:00

Savoy was recently mentioned in Georgia Trend Magazine spotlight on Bartow County. Click here to read the article!

Savoy in Georgia Trend Magazine2023-09-05T10:17:51-04:00

August 2023

Savoy Automobile Museum opens temporary exhibit, ‘Streamlined Elegance – The Tatra Tale’

2023-08-29T10:00:29-04:00

From Old Cars Weekly - "Streamlined Elegance - The Tatra Tale" will run at the Savoy Automobile Museum August 29 through January 7, 2024 CARTERSVILLE, GA - Savoy Automobile Museum in Carterville, GA  announced its newest automotive exhibit, opening on Tuesday, August 29, 2023, and on display until Sunday, January 7, 2024, S Streamlined Elegance - The Tatra Tale. A collaborative exhibit with Lane Motor Museum in Nashville, TN, showcasing the storied marque of Tatra – a Czech vehicle manufacturer founded in 1850. Located in Czechoslovakia, near [...]

Savoy Automobile Museum opens temporary exhibit, ‘Streamlined Elegance – The Tatra Tale’2023-08-29T10:00:29-04:00

1978 Tatra T-613

2023-10-18T16:59:50-04:00

SPECIFICATIONS Engine: 213.5 cu. in. (3.5L) DOHC, V8 air-cooled Output: 165 HP @ 5,200 RPM Transmission: 4-speed Manual Wheelbase: 117 in. Overall Length: 197 in. Weight: 3,682 (curb) Top Speed: 118 MPH No. Produced: 11,009 Original Price: Unknown Manufacturer: Tatra READERBOARD The successor to the 603, the T-613 would break the Tatra streamlining mold with a more Eurocentric style. To accomplish this, the company looked to Italian designer and coach builder Carrozzeria Vignale to give the T-613 [...]

1978 Tatra T-6132023-10-18T16:59:50-04:00

1958 Tatra T-603 Saloon

2023-10-18T17:16:11-04:00

SPECIFICATIONS Engine: 155 cu. in. (2.5L) 90˚, OHV, V-8 Output: 100 HP @ 4800 RPM Transmission: 4-Speed Manual Wheelbase: 108 in. Overall Length: 199 in. Weight: 3131 lbs. Top Speed: 106 MPH No. Produced: 20,422 Original Price: $13,725 (approx.) Manufacturer: Tatra READERBOARD Tatra was relegated to the production of trucks only. However, government officials whose luxury cars were Russian imports, realized those vehicles were junk. Remembering the glory days of Tatra and the cars they produced, [...]

1958 Tatra T-603 Saloon2023-10-18T17:16:11-04:00

1950 Tatra T-600 Tatraplan

2023-10-18T17:24:00-04:00

SPECIFICATIONS Engine: 119 cu. in. (2L) 4-cylinder, air cooled Output: 52 HP Transmission: 4-speed Manual Wheelbase: 106 in. Overall Length: 178 in. Top Speed: 81 MPH No. Produced: 6,342 Original Price: 11,700 SFR Manufacturer: Tatra and Skoda READERBOARD Paul Jaray, the creator of the teardrop structure of the Zepplin, considered that shape the “Ideal streamlined form for a body close to the ground.” His attempt at car design, the Lorelei, failed but caught the attention of Hans [...]

1950 Tatra T-600 Tatraplan2023-10-18T17:24:00-04:00

1947 Tatra T-87 Saloon

2023-10-18T17:44:19-04:00

SPECIFICATIONS Engine: 177 cu. in. (3L) Magnesium Alloy, 90˚ SOHC V-8 Output: 85 HP Transmission: 4-Speed Manual Wheelbase: 124 in. Overall Length: 188 in. Weight: Unknown Top Speed: 100 MPH approx. No. Produced: 3,056 total production Original Price: $5,717 Manufacturer: Tatra READERBOARD Tatra began experimenting with car aerodynamics in the early 1930s. The first of Tatra’s “aerodynes” was the Tatra T-77.  This was the world’s first serially produced aerodynamic-styled automobile powered by an air-cooled rear-mounted engine. Its [...]

1947 Tatra T-87 Saloon2023-10-18T17:44:19-04:00

1938 Tatra T-97

2023-10-19T09:11:09-04:00

SPECIFICATIONS Engine: 106.7 cu. in. (1.7L) 4 cylinder, air cooled Output: 40 HP Transmission: 4-speed Manual Wheelbase: 102 in. Overall Length:  186 in. Weight: Unknown Top Speed: 78 MPH No. Produced: 508 Original Price: Unknown Manufacturer: Zavody Ringhoffer Czechoslovakia READERBOARD The Tatra line of streamlined cars debuted on March 5, 1934 with the debut of the T-77, followed by the T-77a and the T-87. Introduced in 1936, the Tatra T-97 concept has possible roots in sketches of Hungarian [...]

1938 Tatra T-972023-10-19T09:11:09-04:00

1979 Dodge Lil Red Truck

2023-08-24T16:05:59-04:00

SPECIFICATIONS Text here READERBOARD Text here ADDITIONAL PHOTOS Photos here MORE ABOUT THIS CAR Text here COLLECTION Links here

1979 Dodge Lil Red Truck2023-08-24T16:05:59-04:00

Automotive Art at the Savoy

2024-04-18T16:27:21-04:00

Click here to check out an article on automotive art at the Savoy from myviststothesavoy.wordpress.com. - By way of introduction, my wife and I are members of the Savoy & Georgia Museums Inc. (GMI) who live close enough that we can enjoy the Savoy and other GMI museums on a regular basis. Based on my research about each exhibit, what we’ve seen during our numerous visits to view new exhibits at the Savoy, attending special events and what I’ve learned about the vehicles, I combined [...]

Automotive Art at the Savoy2024-04-18T16:27:21-04:00

Savoy on Redfin.com

2024-04-18T16:27:57-04:00

Savoy Automobile Museum was recently mentioned as an ideal place to visit for those moving to Atlanta, Georgia. Click here to read the article! - “For car enthusiasts, Atlanta ranks as one of the best in America,” states Rod Worley, publisher and editor at Vettes of Atlanta Magazine. “The vibrant car community showcases the full range from purists to custom designers, racers to casual meetups. From the SAVOY automobile museum, Road Atlanta, NASCAR’s Atlanta Motor Speedway, and Atlanta Motorsports Park, there is something here for [...]

Savoy on Redfin.com2024-04-18T16:27:57-04:00
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