1985 : Creation of the museum by Mister Philippe Charbonneaux in the enclosure of a former metallic workshop factory, with a surface of more than 4000 square metre. Presentation of the personal collection, realization and reseachs from Mister Charbonneaux.
1998 : Death of Mister Philippe Charbonneaux
1999 : The Association " S.C.A.R " was created by vehicles lovers who became administrators and in charge of the automobile museum. 140 vehicles are quickly on exhibition, soon followed by sixty other vehicles which permit to present you now about 200 cars and motobecanes representative of all the 20th Century. A regular rotation permits to renew the exhibitions with the lending of private vehicles. The models which cannot be ignored stay permanently visible. Pedal cars, enamelled signs, period advertisements and a collection of thousands of miniature cars from the 19's until nowadays make the visitor nostalgic.
2000 : Installation of many cycles and mopeds and motorcycles.
2001 : Purchase of the car that was manufactured in Witry-lès-Reims, the Scar
2002 : Purchase of the former advertising lorry of the regional newspaper l'Union.
2003 : Public presentation of the lorry " Union " after restoring.
September 14th 2003 : First public auction at the automobile museum.
August 30th 2004 : Exhibition of cars from the Liberation of Reims, the 30th August.
From the 1st of September until the 25th of December : Exhibition of different bodies of Ford Model T
October 9th and 10th : Exhibition and second public auction sale at the museum.