French Grand Prix near Lyon on 4 July 1914. The eventual winner Christian Lautenschlager (start number 28) during the race, on the hairpin bend in Les Sept Chemins around one kilometre from the starting/finishing line. Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft achieved a triple victory with its Mercedes Grand Prix racing cars, in the sequence Christian Lautenschlager, Louis Wagner and Otto Salzer.

D211107 Competitive motorcar race from Paris to Rouen on 22 July 1894: The birth of motorcar racing 125 years ago: closely associated with Mercedes-Benz from the outset