Preserving Automotive History

The Revs Institute for Automotive Research, Inc. is the premier destination to study and explore one of the largest archives of automotive history ever preserved for scholars and connoisseurs alike. Our exclusive collection of the finest vintage automobiles and ever-expanding library of rare books, photographs, documents and ephemera uniquely catalogues the evolution of automobile design and the industry's influence on modern culture. Read more

Revs Program at Stanford

The Revs Program at Stanford is a unique academic partnership that promotes automotive studies across the diverse collegiate landscape. Students pursuing careers in the humanities, fine arts, social sciences, design, science and engineering are equally engaged in the opportunity to study the dynamic interplay of the automobile’s role in shaping our history, culture and technological innovation. Read more

View from the Grandstand

Cadillac race car coupes

Cadillac race car coupes Just what do the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show and The Revs Institute’s Collier Collection have in common? Cadillac racing coupes.... Read more »
Cadillac race car coupes

Mercedes-Benz GLA250 and GL45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz GLA250 and GL45 AMG   “SUV” once implied big, broad-shouldered machines with a truck heritage and a bit of attitude. The breed still exists,... Read more »
Mercedes-Benz GLA250 and GL45 AMG

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford Considering it has been around in several forms since 1929, some might think The Henry Ford museum is an old, dusty edifice.... Read more »
The Henry Ford

It’s Been 50 years since the first Ford Mustang.

It’s been 50 years since the first Ford Mustang was launched at the New York World’s Fair. Ford estimated it would sell some 100,000 Mustangs... Read more »
It’s Been 50 years since the first Ford Mustang.

The Collection