Mercedes Grand Prix racing car.

In order to meet the stipulations of the Grand Prix regulations, Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft developed a Grand Prix racing car with a totally new 274-cubic-inch engine for the 1914 season. Christian Lautenschlager, Louis Wagner and Otto Salzer piloted their cars to a 1-2-3 finish in the French Grand Prix.

  • Cylinders 4
  • Displacement 274 cu in
  • Output 105 PS (77 kW)
  • at engine speed 3100/min
  • Top speed 112 mph