Gerhard Mitter dominated hill climbing in Europe during the mid 1960s. He also won the first Formula Junior championship in a family owned car. Gerhard was a Porsche factory driver beginning in 1964. Not until the final year of his life did he switch marques, moving to BMW. Mitter was a tenacious, gritty driver whose brilliance as a competitor was most evident at the '69 Targa Florio in Sicily.
Two Pensioners and a Porsche is a journal with photographic and video content compiled during a twenty two day car journey accross the Continent of Europe. The purpose of the journey was to explore The German Alpine Route, some 450 kilometres of alpine scenery from Lindau, Lake Constance Bavaria to the infamous Eagles Nest at Berchtesgaden. The journey then continues via.several countries Beyond.