The Luxury of Motoring

1909 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost in photographic studio

Explore the golden age of luxury motoring in a brand new display in the National Motor Museum.

Discover the stories of the people who owned some of the most luxurious cars ever built, the chauffeurs who drove them, and the designers and mechanics who made them.

Glass Lalique dragon-fly car mascotOn display together for the first time is a stunning collection of 28 Lalique glass car mascots which form the centrepiece of the exhibition. Explore the costumes and accessories which accompanied the cars with a special display of rarely seen objects, films and images from the National Motor Museum Trust’s collections.  You can also see some of the most desirable cars ever built, with luxury motors from across the National Motor Museum’s collection on view.

If you would like a copy of any of our images, please visit our dedicated Motoring Picture Library website