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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 […]

A Porsche tractor for Brazil – the P 312

Ferdinand Porsche not only designed sports cars, he also played a significant role in the mechanisation of agriculture. This included the development of the “Volksschlepper” (“People´s Tractor”) from 1944 and its further developments resulting in the universally applicable AP-17 (“System Porsche”) tractor built by the Allgaier company. Particularly memorable is the bright orange P 312 […]

Ferdinand Porsche’s “Kaiserwagen” with a new electric motor

Baptism of fire a success The project is completed. Under the direction of mechanical engineer Siggi Stadler from Prien, fahr(T)raum´s 1911 “Kaiserwagen” has been implanted with a new heart – an Italian 30 Kw (approx. 40 hp) electric motor and lithium ion/iron phosphate batteries. The concept, development and installation of the electric drive was executed […]

Record attendance at model sport days

On the wonderful April summer weekend, 28 & 29 April, 2018, the Ferdinand Porsche Erlebniswelten fahr(T)raum team was again able to exceed the visitor numbers from last year. Around 5000 action fans attended the elite model sport shows and stunts around the fahr(T)raum Mattsee grounds. Young and old enjoyed the artistic model air shows, thrilling […]

Opening of the Austro-Daimler ADS-R “Sascha” special exhibition

On March 22, the special exhibition of the legendary “Sascha” race car in the Ferdinand Porsche Erlebniswelten fahr(T)raum Mattsee was ceremoniously opened with a vernissage by Oskar Pointecker. “We do not see ourselves here at fahr(T)raum as museum, but as a living exhibition. Everything is in motion here. All of our cars are street-ready and […]

“Sascha” car in fahr(T)raum – who was the eponymous Count Alexander Kolowrat?

On Monday, March 12, 2018, the Ferdinand Porsche Erlebniswelten fahr(T)raum Mattsee will be launching a special exhibition on the “Sascha” race cars. How did the car get its name? Ferdinand Porsche named the small 1100 cc car he developed for Austro-Daimler in 1922 after his friend and supporter Count Alexander (“Sascha”) Joseph Kolowrat-Krakowsky. Count Kolowrat, […]

Ferdinand Porsche at Austro-Daimler – Career highlights

Following the departure of Paul Daimler from the Austro-Daimler plants in Wiener Neustadt in 1905 – he replaced Wilhelm Maybach in the design office in Stuttgart – Emil Jellinek, diplomat and businessman, participated in the company. He transformed what he considered the “obsolete” plant into a modern car factory and brought a brilliant young engineer […]