Racing

Johnny Jalopy

Fri Nov 22 2013 14:52:17 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Mercedes-Benz domination in Grand Prix ended with the Auto Union Typ C. It took a few years to get it right, but Ferdinand Porsche's daring design with a mid-mounted V16 finally won. It claimed many victories from 1936 to 1938 until the three-liter formula was laid out for 1939.