The Greatest Mercedes You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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Mercedes dominated the early years of Grand Prix racing with Auto Union while Ferrari won in Voiturettes. After controversial rule changes to the 1939 Tripoli Grand Prix, the W165 was created.

In the latest of our new "A Short View Back to the Past" series, and with the help of archive footage from Motorsport.tv, Autosport's Chief Editor Kevin Turner looks at perhaps the greatest Mercedes racer.

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Duration 04:21
Posted Apr 29, 2022
Series Formula 1
Drivers Hermann Lang , Rudolf Caracciola
Teams Mercedes
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