On The Blog: Motor Mondays at The Marconi | OC Event Venue, Foundation for Kids & Auto MuseumEvery Monday, the Marconi Automotive Museum & Foundation for Kids showcases a couple of the museum’s motors revving on its social media pages. This month we’re bringing Motor Mondays to the blog! So take a quick breather before heading into work today and pump up the volume.
2001 Lamborghini Diablo – 0-60 in 3.4 seconds with a top speed of 205mph. The engine has a V12 60-degree light alloy block with pressed-in liners, mid mounted with a 5-speed transmission.
1996 Corvette Stingray: 0-60 in 4.8 seconds with a top speed of 152mph. The engine has a 4.27 cubic inch (7.01) 177 big block V8 with a 4-speed transmission.
2005 Ford GT50: 0-60 in 3.4 seconds with a top speed of 205mph. The engine is a 90-degree dohc 32-valve super charged V8 and a 6-speed manual transmission.
1965 Ford Shelby Mustang GT350 – 0-60 in 6.7 seconds with a top speed of 134mph. The engine is a modified k-code 289 cid V8 that pushes 306 horsepower out, wiith a 5-speed manual transmission.
1965 Cadillac El Dorado – 0-60 in 11.8 seconds with a top speed of 113mph. The engine is a 365 cubic inch 6.0 liter ohv V8 with a 4-speed hydra-matic automatic transmission.
Hope this helps with the Case of the Mondays. Be sure to stop by next Monday to get your next fill-me-up.
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Whether you are a seasoned car aficionado or new to the car world and are looking to have an awe inspiring event, we welcome you to the Marconi Automotive Museum, Orange County’s more unique destination. We house a beautiful collection of high performance automobiles and a venue perfectly built for social, corporate, and wedding events. And the best news of all, is that we are a non-profit foundation benefitting children’s charities throughout Orange County.
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In 1994 Dick and John Marconi donated their entire car collection to the Marconi Foundation for Kids. Since then, it has grown to over 100 vehicles totaling 60 million dollars. The museum and collection are now used as a tool to generate money for children charities throughout Orange County.
Call (714)-258-3001 to learn more about The Marconi.
The Marconi Automotive Museum & Foundation for Kids is a class 501(c)(3) nonprofit that donates a portion of net proceeds from special events and museum visitors to at-risk children’s charities throughout Orange County. Thank you for helping us help kids!
The museum is open for tours Tuesday-Saturday 9:00am – 4:00pm, except on days when there is a private event scheduled. Please click here for closure dates.