PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (July 17, 2019) - The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum will honor authors and Formula 1 pundits David Hobbs and Will Buxton at its Demo Day on Aug. 10, 2019.
David Hobbs, world-renowned race-car driver, TV commentator and the Museum's 2015 "Spirit of Competition" winner, will join his former longtime broadcast partner, Will Buxton, famous for his Formula 1 "pit walks," in a Q&A session followed by book signings.
Buxton will be on hand to sign his first book, "My Greatest Defeat," a collection of honest and revealing insights into 20 of the greatest living racing drivers - legends of the worlds of Formula 1, Indycar, NASCAR, Le Mans and Rallying.
Hobbs will sign his popular autobiography, "Hobbo: Motor Racer, Motor Mouth." Both he and Buxton will discuss not only their books but the state of Formula 1 competition today, as well as other pertinent motorsports subjects.
Earlier in the day, the pair will participate in an outdoor demonstration of great Nurburgring race track winners, featuring cars from the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum collection: 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL, 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL, 1937 BMW 328, 1938 BMW 328, 1927 Mercedes Benz S-Type Sportwagen.
The day's schedule begins at 12 noon, followed by the Q&A and book signing at 1 p.m. The event is open to the public and tickets may be purchased at https://www.simeonemuseum.org/event/book-signing-q-and-a-with-david-hobbs-and-will-buxton/.
The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is located at 6825 Norwitch Dr., Philadelphia, PA 19153. More information may be found at https://www.simeonemuseum.org/.