Share your favorites on Show & Tell

1938 - Mercedes-Benz Race Team - Walter Baumer Bunde Photo Post Card

In Postcards > Real Photo Postcards > Show & Tell.
POSTCARDS - U.S & WORLD10 of 481938 - Mercedes-Benz Race Team - Rudolf Caracciola Photo Post Card1938 - Mercedes-Benz Racing - Alfred Neubauer Photo Post Card
11
Love it
0
Like it

bucketheadbuckethead loves this.
Ted_StraubTed_Straub loves this.
tom61375tom61375 loves this.
Moonstonelover21Moonstonelover21 loves this.
HunterHunter loves this.
antiques-in-njantiques-in-nj loves this.
gargoylecollectorgargoylecollector loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
pops52pops52 loves this.
valentino97valentino97 loves this.
See 9 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 8 years ago

    aghcollect
    (2304 items)

    - 1938 German photo postcard for the Mercedes-Benz Racing Team
    - unused, autographed photo card / Walter Baumer-Bunde - Race Driver
    - Aufnahme by Engelbrecht Bunde I.W. (Mercedes-Benz Karte Nr. 112)
    *** Walter Baumer-Bunde (1908-1941) -- After a Mercedes-Benz test drive he was made reserve driver for the Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Team. He drove the Mercedes-Benz W125 GP car during practice for the 1937 German Grand Prix. In 1938 he raced the car but retired on lap 15 with engine trouble. In the Swiss GP he finished 10th. In the non-Championship Donnington GP he took over Caracciola's car, but when came in to refuel after 43 laps, the car was damaged when it caught fire. In the 1939 Belgrade GP he crashed on lap 17. World War II intervened and he was never able to show his true potential. During the summer of 1941, he died in a private (non-racing) auto accident in occupied France when he was kissed by a female companion while driving and distracted, crashed into a pole.

    logo
    Real Photo Postcards
    See all
    Early 20thc EKO + IKO CIRCUS SIDESHOW Albino African TWINS Real PHOTO POSTCARD
    Early 20thc EKO + IKO CIRCUS SIDESH...
    $103
    Early 20thc MONON RR DEPOT Medaryville Indiana REAL PHOTO POSTCARD
    Early 20thc MONON RR DEPOT Medaryvi...
    $13
    1910 BERWICK RAILWAY STATION SUPERB SCENE REAL PHOTO POSTCARD TRAIN RAIL STAFF
    1910 BERWICK RAILWAY STATION SUPERB...
    $9
    Wylie Lake Camp, Horse & Buggy, YELLOWSTONE PARK?, Wyoming Real Photo Postcard
    Wylie Lake Camp, Horse & Buggy, YEL...
    $49
    logo
    Early 20thc EKO + IKO CIRCUS SIDESHOW Albino African TWINS Real PHOTO POSTCARD
    Early 20thc EKO + IKO CIRCUS SIDESH...
    $103
    See all

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.