Herbert Linge, former works driver and production manager at Dr. Ing. h.c. F.
The career of this
Herbert Linge was also actively involved in motorsport and can certainly look back on a successful career as a works driver. He secured class wins at the Mille Miglia and the
Unforgettable, the Mille Miglia in 1954 as Hans Herrmann's co-pilot, when the two raced towards a level crossing in the 550 Spyder and the barrier suddenly closed. Hermann and Linge slid deep into their seats, passed under the barriers and finished the race unscathed.
Herbert Linge retired from racing in 1987, but can still be found on race tracks all over the world. Maintaining close ties with
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