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We are only able to display approximately 150 cars at a time yet have over 400 cars in our collection (only a sample is represented on this site at this time). Thank you!

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Items starting with M

M.E.P. X27- 1968

M.E.P. X27- 1968

Maurice Pezous was a French aeronautics engineer, a racing fan, and a Citroën enthusiast. 

  • Country of Origin: France
  • Maurice Émile Pezous
M.P.E. X2 (race car)-1967

M.P.E. X2 (race car)-1967

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Manocar-1953

Manocar-1953

In 1952 the Manom Company started on the prototype Manocar. The car was to have large curved body shapes that gave it a larger appearance.

Martin Aerodynamic- 1928

Martin Aerodynamic- 1928

The Martin, despite vigorous promotion, never went beyond three prototypes. Before you is a one-of-a-kind aerodynamic vehicle built by Martin Aircraft Company of Garden City, New York. 

  • Country of Origin: United States
  • Martin Aeroplane Factory
Martin Martinette-1932

Martin Martinette-1932

At the 1932 National Automobile Show in New York, James V. Martin displayed two experimental rear-engined cars of his own design–the four-wheeled Martin and the three-wheeled Martinette.

Martin Stationette-1950

Martin Stationette-1950

James V. Martin was a prolific inventor who spent years designing cars that he hoped someone would be willing to produce.  The Stationette in front of you is his last attempt.

Matra Djet5- 1965

Matra Djet5- 1965

In 1963, Engins Matra, a large airplane and armaments company, took over the assets of a small sports car company run by René Bonnet. Bonnet was at the forefront of French motor racing, and was unfortunately much better at building cars than running a business. 

  • Country of Origin: France
  • MatraSports
Matra Djet6 (brown)-1967

Matra Djet6 (brown)-1967

 

In 1963, Engins Matra, a large airplane and armaments company, took over the assets of a small sports car company run by René Bonnet. Bonnet was at the forefront of French motor racing, and was unfortunately much better at building cars than running a business.

 

Matra Simca Bagheera S Coupè- 1975

Matra Simca Bagheera S Coupè- 1975

In 1969, Matrasports was taken over by Simca which became fully Chrysler-owned in 1970. The Bagheera was introduced in 1973.

  • Country of Origin: France
  • Matra-Simca Division Automobile
MBK Magnum Racing XR- 2002

MBK Magnum Racing XR- 2002

Motobécane was a French manufacturer of bicycles, mopeds, and motorcycles established in 1923.  Motobécane came from two slang words:  “Moto” for motor and “bécane”  for bike.

McLean Monowheel- 1998

McLean Monowheel- 1998

A monowheel is one big wheel with the rider and engine inside the circumference. It differs from a unicycle which has the rider above the wheel.

McQuay-Norris Streamliner- 1934

McQuay-Norris Streamliner- 1934

This vehicle was created as a promotional vehicle for the Mcquay-Norris Company of St. Louis, Missouri, which manufactured replacement pistons, rings, bearings, and other automotive parts used to rebuild an engine or chassis. 

  • Hill Auto Body Metal Company
Mercedes 130H- 1935

Mercedes 130H- 1935

One of the most famous names in automotive history, Mercedes, can trace its roots back to 1889 and the first motorcar. By 1908, they were well-established as the leading make of European cars. 

  • Country of Origin: Germany
  • Daimler-Benz AG
Mercedes Benz Unimog- 1962

Mercedes Benz Unimog- 1962

One of the oldest and most famous names in automobile history is Mercedes. The company began building cars in 1901. Daimler-Benz factories suffered greatly during World War II, but their recovery after the war was dramatic.

  • Country of Origin: Germany
  • Mercedes Benz
Messerschmitt KR200- 1957

Messerschmitt KR200- 1957

The Messerschmitt was one of the first and among the most successful of the many microcars that hit the motoring scene in the 1950s. Although it bears the name of the famous aircraft builder–Willy Messerschmitt–he had little to do with the car’s design. 

  • Country of Origin: Germany
  • Regesburger Stahl-v. Maschinenbau GmbH
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