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In the footsteps of Ferdinand Porsche – inventor of the first e-bike (1893) … e-bike rental in fahr(T)raum, new from May 2019!

Ferdinand Porsche, son of the master metalworker Anton Porsche, born in 1875 in Vratislavice nad Nisou (Bohemia) and later famous as a universal technical genius, was undoubtedly far ahead of his time. He was already tinkering with electric drives during his apprenticeship. He invented the first e-bike out of necessity. In 1893, he started his […]

NEW: Gondola model with aircraft motor of the Parseval airship (1909)

A Ferdinand Porsche / Austro-Daimler construction Aside from the development of racing cars, Ferdinand Porsche is also regarded as a pioneer in Austro-Hungarian military aviation. In 1909, the Reich Ministry of War introduced dirigible balloons into the Austro-Hungarian Army and built a military airship hangar in Fischamend. The first test flight of the M.I military […]

New: 1909 CommerCar bus for group day trips

Recently, fahr(T)raum has become the new owner of an original CommerCar estate bus/shooting brake. The yellow bus from 1909 is probably the oldest of its kind and was produced by the Commer company in Luton, England. We have acquired the bus especially for vintage vehicle day trips for club and company outings and bus groups. […]

„One Day Experience“ – exclusive group offer from fahr(T)raum, KTM Motohall and the Trumer private brewery

From now on you can book an exceptional group tour in the Salzburg Lake District and neighbouring Upper Austria. The trip combines insights into the world of the KTM Motohall, in the Ferdinand Porsche Erlebniswelten fahr(T)raum and the Trumer private brewery all in one day – and all this with just one ticket. Already now, […]

Austrians love vintage cars and vintage car events

The average Austrian loves vintage cars – as demonstrated by Christian Schamburek and Robert Sobotka in their study “Vintage cars in Austria – Attitudes to historic vehicles and socio-economic importance” (Oldtimer Guide 2018). 59 percent of Austrians enjoy having vintage cars on the streets, 64 percent see vintage cars as a cultural asset and 96,000 […]

3. Classic motorcycle special exhibition – sidecars from 1926

For the third year running, the classic motorcycle special exhibition will kick off at fahr(T)raum Mattsee from 1 October – this year under the title “Right or Left …. around the world”. A total of 15 historic motorcycle and sidecar rigs from 1925-1960 are on display including, inter alia, a Royal Enfield 1000 with sports […]

Replica Hansa Brandenburg C1 from 1917 – Porsche’s grandson takes off

After discovering and acquiring an old six-cylinder Austro-Daimler series aircraft engine, Ing. Ernst Piëch, Ferdinand Porsche‘s grandson and owner of the fahr(T)raum in Mattsee, has realised a dream – a replica of the twin-strut Hansa Brandenburg C1 biplane. The C1 replica corresponds to a variant series of 40 planes manufactured at the Phönix aircraft plants […]