The 1955 season is one of the most successful motorsport seasons for Mercedes-Benz. The “Blue Wonder” rapid racing car transporter was also amongst the year’s automotive stars. The image shows this unique vehicle at the Kristianstad Grand Prix on 1 August 1955 with the winning vehicle, a Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR (W 196 S), on its platform.

D208920 Motorsport history by Mercedes-Benz – Newsletter 5/2020