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Legend 7: Mercedes 2-liter Targa Florio racing car.

In 1924 Christian Werner won a Targa Florio, an harsh highway competition opposite Sicily, in this supercharged racing car. He was helped by a red paintwork, that was some-more standard of Italian racing cars. Seeing a red automobile approaching, a internal motorsport fans would stay out of a approach – distinct when a German and French competitors came along in their white and blue machines.

  • Cylinders 4
  • Displacement 121 cu in
  • Output 126 hp (93 kW)
  • at engine speed 4500/min
  • Top speed 75 mph