Rudolf Caracciola is crowned the 1935 European Grand Prix Champion at the wheel of the Mercedes-Benz W 25 formula racing car, which weighed a mere 750 kilograms. The photograph shows the subsequent winner Caracciola at the international “Eifelrennen” race at Nürburgring on 16 June 1935.

D189141 Motorsport history by Mercedes-Benz – Newsletter 5/2020