1954 SWISS GRAND PRIX - WINNER FANGIO DRIVING MERCEDES BENZ W196
Category : Archive Race Footage
Swiss Grand Prix - winner Fangio driving Mercedes Benz W196
 
German Commentary
 

Highlights of the 1954 Swiss Grand Prix which Fangio wins driving the Mercedes Benz w196 chassis #00006 which was auctioned at the Bonhams 'Festival of Speed' Auction, Goodwood on the 12th July 2013. Car had apparently been hidden away for many years and is somewhat battle scarred, rusty and in need of re-commissioning. This is the only w196 in private hands, all other examples owned by Mercedes. Sold for a world record price at auction of £19.6 million ($29.6 million / 22.7 million euro)