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.
|Program||F1 News and Features|
|Episode title||The Greatest Mercedes You’ve Probably Never Heard Of|
|Date added||29 April 2022|