The Avus Grand Prix, 1935
Rosemeyer and Stuck for Auto Union (i.e. Audi), Nuvolari for Alfa Romeo, Bimotore and Fagioli for Merecedes-Benz and Farina for Maserati lining up at the starting grid.
Note the unusual soft canopy fixed on one of the Auto Union cars.
Amazing, shame that there always is a wiff of unwanted political superiority about these Mercs..
The German racing driver Rudolf Caracciola in his Mercedes-Benz racing car on the track between Dessau and Bitterfeld before the start of a record attempt, 08.02.1939.