Know Thy Germans: 1921 Rumpler Tropfenwagen, a Slippery Tugboat

Lady and gentlemen, we present for your viewing pleasure, a creation of Edmund Rumpler. This mid-engined mechanical marvel, the product of wartime aviation experience and sheer Germanness, featured a W6 engine long before Volkswagen began fusing Vs together. Winglets, a teardrop-shaped cabin and body, and that gnarly… » 12/21/06 12:25pm 12/21/06 12:25pm