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Karl-August Bergmann's BMW powered eigenbau from 1951, which he raced in the East German Championship, finishing second.

 Some results for Karl-August in the BG Eigenbau:

Halle Saale Schleife 21st April 1951, 1st

Leipzig 20th May 1951, 3rd

Avus 1st July 1951, 8th in heat, 14th in final

Dreieckrennen 8th July 1951, 2nd

Nürburgring 29th July 1951 German Grand Prix, DNF

For 1952, Karl-August switched to a Grün We do not currently know what happened to the car, thereafter.

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