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Into engines, motorbikes and classic cars? you’re going to love the hidden treasures in this extraordinary and relatively unpublicised classic car and motorbike collection.Brimming with over 40 vehicles on display, it’s the best classic car collection permanently open to the public in Devon.
 

The Legendary Reg Imray Collection

 
If you’re very lucky, you might catch a glimpse of World War II veteran Reg Imray, a true petrol head through and through. Born on 8th April 1922, he’s owned 168 vehicles since 1941.

A former Silverstone car racer and speedway rider, Reg has travelled the world and won over 200 trophies for his classic car and motorbike collection – most of which you’ll get to see at The World Of Country Life. Vin Diesel, eat your heart out!

 

Classic vehicles

 

Model T Ford

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Mass produced between 1908 and 1927, we’ve got a genuine Model T Ford in black.

Meschersmitt KR200

Compact and micro cars aren’t new. We proudly exhibit a Meschersmitt KR200, a classic bubble car model which was manufactured in the 50′s and early 60′s.

Child Size Aston Martin

Princes William and Harry had one – we’ve got one too. This child size Aston Martin cost £10,000 brand new.
 

Star vehicles – seen on TV

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Did you know? Our vehicles are available to loan to TV and film companies – you may have seen….

Thornycroft Charabanc – AS SEEN IN ITV’S DOWNTOWN ABBEY

 

Daimler – AS SEEN IN ITV’S MR SELFRIDGE

 

Learn About Farming Life: Educational visits

We welcome school group visits from local schools around Exmouth, Exeter and in Devon. The World of Country Life can provide a rewarding balance between educational activity and adventure play.
 
From investigating mini beasts in ‘Nick Nature’s’ bug hotel to learning about the history of motor vehicles in our Hall of Transport, World of Country Life provides a rich environment for a wide range of curriculum linked learning outside the classroom experiences.


 
Click here to find out more about our Educational visits
 

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