Mercedes Grand Prix racing car.

  • Legend 7: Mercedes Grand Prix racing car

  • 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 hp (77 kW)
    • at engine speed 3100/min
    • Top speed 112 mph