Comin‘ home: der Sohn des Bergkönigs

»Ich freue mich immer, wenn nach 50 Jahren noch jemand meinen Bruder hoch leben lässt«, so schreibt uns Eva Kühnel nach der Lektüre von ramp #41. Die Auktionatorin ist die Schwester des Rennfahrers Gerhard Mitter. Tatsächlich, es ist schon fast 50 Jahre her, dass Deutschlands damals bester Automobilsportler am 1. August 1969 auf dem Nürburgring tödlich verunglückt ist.

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