Foto © Stephan Schmatz

Foto © Stephan Schmatz


 

“Koller Oldtimer” is a museum in Heldenberg, Lower Austria that shows the vintage car collection of Rudolf Koller, a Lower Austrian entrepreneur that made a fortune with importing and distributing jacuzzis.
 

Foto © Stephan Schmatz

Foto © Stephan Schmatz


 

The museum shows a variety of vintage cars. A replica of Carl Benz’ first car, Formula I racing cars, rallye cars, everyday cars and very rare cars. And: It also shows a huge amount of scalemodels.
 

Foto © Stephan Schmatz

Foto © Stephan Schmatz


 

The museum shows police cars in scale 1/43 from all over the world…
 

Foto © Stephan Schmatz

Foto © Stephan Schmatz


 

…as well as a huge amount of BMW models in 1/43.
 

Foto © Stephan Schmatz

Foto © Stephan Schmatz


 

Very unusual: Models of old agricultural machines in a very big scale – I would guess 1/8 or 1/10.
 

Foto © Stephan Schmatz

Foto © Stephan Schmatz


 

Also quite unusual: WW II-Warships in scale 1/100.
 

Here are some photos of the scalemodels in the collection:

 

 

And here are some photos of the “big” cars:

 

 

Further information can be found on www.rkoller.com/oldtimer and www.derheldenberg.at!