“Das Auto: The Germans, Their Cars and Us” is a documentary film which highlights important facts about Germany’s economic power fueled by its then-growing automobile industry. Renowned for its luxury automobile brands like Volkswagen, Mercedes Benz, BMW, and Audi, Germany is home to some of the best cars in the world. So much so that German cars were hot property during World War II. Even its bitterest of enemies, the US and the UK, couldn’t resist the charm of German automobiles.
The film, which features insights from notable Historian Dominic Sandbrook, delves deeper into the success of the German automotive industry and the stark contrast to own automotive industry. Das Auto: The Germans, Their Cars and Us also give viewers an idea how we can learn a thing or two about Germany’s massively successful automobile industry.