DRIVERS: HELMUT NIEDERMAYR

Name: Helmut Niedermayr
Nationality: Germany
Date of birth: November 29, 1915
Date of death: April 3, 1985

Niedermayr drove an AFM-BMW in the 1952 German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring, the same year in which he shared the second place Mercedes-Benz 300SL with Theo Helfrich at Le Mans. That same summer he crashed into the crowd at the Grenzlandring circuit in an accident which killed at least 13 spectators.

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