Page 19

Firmenhistoriker

1960 “Nothing about this car 1962resembled how it used in 1970. The firm grows 19661964 to be.” The discovery of the BMW 328 in a field 1968 1970 Apart from the BMW 328, Helmut Feierabend had also 1972 been won over by racing cars from the immediate post-war era, particularly 1974 the Veritas. In the picture: Freshly restored Veritas in the early 1980s. 1976 1978 1980 1982 1984 founder, has fond memories of the adventures and even made its way to the Feierabends for many years experiences they had in this car. of collaboration in restoring, servicing and caring for 1986 the historic vehicles in the BMW Mobile Tradition 1988 Needless to say, this masterpiece did not escape the attention of the experts. Once again, word went round 1990collection and the present-day BMW Classic collection. about the skill of Helmut Feierabend in turning what Apart from the BWM 328, however, Helmut Feierabend 1992 fect replica of the original in terms of its engineering, mediate post-war era, particularly the Veritas. Here 1994-had also been won over by racing cars from the im- was actually a heap of scrap into a vehicle that is a per appearance and workmanship. too, he was one of the pioneers who recognised the 1996 worth of these rare and special vehicles. 1998 As a result of this, more owners of pre-war BMWs 2000 in need of restoration and repair came to Helmut Feierabend. Only 464 versions of the BMW 328 were 2002 ever built, and over 100 of these have since found their 2004 way to Lower Franconia. The BMW Works in Munich 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 – 19 –


Firmenhistoriker
To see the actual publication please follow the link above