Veritas 2000 RS

Veritas 2000 RS

Chassis : BMW 315 Roadster – 1935

Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais
Bonhams
Estimated : € 300.000 – 400.000
Sold for € 264.500

Parijs – Paris
Frankrijk – France
February 2018

– Rare post-war German sports car
– Based on a BMW 315 Roadster
– Restored in the 2000s to current specifications
– FIA and FIVA papers (2015)
– Registered in Holland

An intriguing fusion of pre-war mechanical components and post-war style, the BMW-based Veritas dates from the late 1940s, a period when the scarcity of readily available competition cars led to the creation of numerous interesting ‘specials’. BMW’s 328 had been the outstanding sports car of the late 1930s, and its powerful 2.0-litre six-cylinder engine was the power plant of choice for many an independent constructor.

Veritas was founded in West Germany by Ernst Loof, Georg Meier and Lorenz Dietrich, who had met in Paris during … Read More