Bernd Rosemeyer

Winner of the 1937 Vanderbilt Cup Race

Nationality: Germany
Born: October 14, 1909 Lingen, Germany
Died: January 28, 1938 Frankfurt-Darmstadt Autobahn, Germany 29 Years

On the Frankfurt-Darmstadt autobahn, just beyond the Langen-Morfelden crossing and set back amongst the trees stands a monument to the great Rosemeyer. Originally from Lingen, Lower Saxony. His career, like many other drivers of the period, began in motorcycles.

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