German Motor Sports Badge
- Published: 23 February 2013 23 February 2013
- Last Updated: 09 May 2013 09 May 2013
18 February 1938
Winning international or national motor sports competitions.
Three different classes of this award existed:
1st Class (Gold) - 150 points
2nd Class (Silver) - 100 points
3rd Class (Iron) - 50 points
The winner of a national was awarded 8 point, of an international 12 point and a long-distance rally 9 point.
Estimated price (2009)
Gold - € 3.500
Silver - € 2.000
Bronze - € 1.500
NSKK-Obergruppenfuhrer Josef Seydel awarding the German Motor Sports Badge
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Stabsfeldwebel with the German Motor Sports Badge
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This award was not exclusive to the NSKK, but most of the recipients were NSKK members.
Photo courtesy of Knut S
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