Did we know that 60 years ago, NSU, a prototype brand, started producing vehicles again? In 1957 a association formed in Neckarsulm presented a compress NSU Prinz. 50 years ago, a NSU character icon, a Ro 80, done a début with a twin-rotor Wankel engine. In 1967, a people during Neckarsulm also presented their top-of-the-range sporty model, a NSU TTS.
80 years ago in 1937, racing legend, Bernd Rosemeyer, was means to mangle by a “magic sound barrier” of 400 km per hour for a initial time on a normal highway regulating a Auto Union 16-cylinder streamline racing car. And 30 years ago in 1987, Walter Röhrl cowed Pikes Peak in a USA during a circle of a Audi Sport quattro S1 E2 in reduction than eleven minutes, so creation him faster than any motorist before him.
There are many some-more equally noted anniversaries:
“60 years – Auto Union 1000 Coupé de Luxe, Auto Union 1000 SP, DKW 660”, “40 years – Audi 100 Avant” or “20 years – Al2 and Al2 open finish studies”.
Further information and a anniversary booklet that provides a finish overview can be found in a Audi MediaCenter.