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In memory of Bernd Rosemeyer

In Memoriam Bernd Rosemeyer
Bernd Rosemeyer
  • • Auto Union racing driver died in fatal crash 70 years ago
  • • Laying of wreath at memorial
  • • Congress in Zwickau

2008 is the 70th anniversary of the death of the illustrious Auto Union racing driver Bernd Rosemeyer. He was killed when his Auto Union streamliner racing car crashed during an attempt to break the world record on the autobahn between Frankfurt and Darmstadt. Audi Tradition will be laying a wreath at the memorial on what is now the A5 autobahn. Audi Tradition and the August Horch Museum, Zwickau, will also be organising a congress in memory of Bernd Rosemeyer on January 28, 2008.

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