Refueling and bringing associates together: the Bosch cafeteria at the Feuerbach plant in 1950

Bon appétit: the first Bosch cafeteria

A century ago, lunch was not always the easiest part of the working day for associates at the Bosch plant in Feuerbach. While some went home to eat, those who lived farther afield either had to spend their hard...
A razor-sharp glance through the magnifying glass at a spark plug was enough for the spark plug doctor to find out all he needed to know about the condition of the engine it belonged to.

The spark plug whisperer

There was one man who simply had to be at every major car and motorcycle race between 1911 and 1957: August Bamminger, head of the Bosch racing service and the “spark plug doctor.” Racers valued Bamminger’s...