Vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins at the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring

Vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins at the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring

This is a vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins in his Ferrari 246 ready for practice for the Grand Prix of Germany at The Nurburgring.

Peter qualified 4th. and was battling for the lead in the race when he clipped a bank, somersaulting the car at over 100 MPH over a hedge and down into a field. Collins was flung from the car. He died soon after in a hospital in Bonn of severe head trauma.

It measures approximately 4.75 x 6.75 inches.

Mint condition and it does NOT carry any photographer's reference on the back.

Only 1 available.

 

Vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins at the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring

Vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins at the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring
Vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins at the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring
Vintage 1958 photo of Peter Collins at the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring

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