Grand Basel is a show, highlighting iconic cars, covering high-end luxury cars, one-offs and technically important and concept cars. The collection will tour various cities around the world, starting off in Basel, Switzerland. (Thur 6th – Sun 9th Oct 2018.)
After Basel the collection os of to Miami in February 2019 and then Hong Kong in May.
A special exhibition for the initial show at Basel includes six framed cars and related objects that represent each of the six show board members, interpretation of automotive culture.
Prof. Dr. Michael Erlhoff’s chose to display model cars in 1:87 scale, as follows:
Citroen DS, Flaminio Bertoni 1955 – 1975
Glas Goggomobil, Hans Glas GmbH, 1955 – 1969
Jaguar MK II, William Lyons, 1959 – 1969
Porsche 356 Cabrio, Erwin Komenda, 1948 – 1965
Porsche 911 SC, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, 1978 – 1984
BMW Isetta, IsoRivolta, 1955 – 1962
Borgward Isabella, Carl F. W. Borgward G.m.b.H, 1954 – 1961