1956 Ferdinand Porsche Memorial Ice Races

The inaugural Ferdinand Porsche memorial ice-race in Zell Am See in 1952

Ice-racing has a long history in Switzerland. In cities like St. Moritz,  they saw it as entertainment for winter visitors. 

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Michael May - Porsche 550 (chassis 550-031)

Michael May shows up with a winged Porsche 550 Spyder at the 1956 Nurburgring 1000 km.

Porsche entered 2 works cars for the 1956 Nurburgring 1000 km.  Instead of the previous ladder-type tubular frame, the Porsche

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