DRIVERS: HANS KLENK

Name: Hans Klenk
Nationality: Germany
Date of birth: October 18, 1919 - Kunzelsau

An occasional Mercedes-Benz test driver, Klenk was later badly injured in this role, but previously drove a Veritas-BMW Formula 2 car in the 1952 German Grand Prix. He shared the winning Mercedes 300SL with his friend Karl Kling in the 1952 Carrera Panamericana.

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