Mercedes-Benz high-speed racing car transporter.

  • Collection 2: Mercedes-Benz high-speed racing car transporter.

  • Mercedes-Benz high-speed racing car transporter.

    The special high-speed transporter for racing cars was a one-of-a-kind specimen built by the Mercedes-Benz testing department. The racing department used the transporter, also called the “Blue Wonder”, to chauffeur its racing cars in 1955 – at speeds of up to 106 mph. As the original no longer exists, the vehicle was completely reconstructed with the help of documents from the archives.

    • Cylinders 6
    • Displacement 183 cu in
    • Output 192 hp (141 kW)
    • at engine speed 5500/min
    • Top speed 106 mph

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