A beautiful photographic collection of images by Paul Botzenhardt, one of the most famous German photographer specialized in motorsport, portraying in details and with nostalgic black and white pictures the best Borgward cars.
Road tests and driving impressions from four continents report on the TS sedan, wagon, coupé, convertible and the 230 GL. Also included are articles on model introductions, touring, tuning and history, plus specifications and performance data.
The author, who has been working in the Research and Development department of the Borgward factory in Bremen Sebalsbrüch, took a good part into the development of the Isabella model, of the commercial vehicle B611 and into the project of the pneumatic suspensions. A very interesting book full of never published before archival pictures and documents on the history of the German car make.
A deep analysis of the crisis of the Borgward Group and of the economical attempts in order to avoid the final bankrupt. Historic images of the factory and many archival documents up to the end of production of the Isabella model.
The author, who has been working for many years in the Research and Development department of the Borgward factory, explores the technology and the successful results of the Borgward competition cars in the 50s through a very rich iconographic material, technical data and original documents.