1959 Timelines: Borgward-Geschichte

August: Series launch with the newly developed Lloyd Arabella production model. The P100, the first German car with a pneumatic suspension and Borgward’s newest addition to the luxury segment, launches at the IAA (International Motor Show) in Frankfurt, Germany.
Record-breaking year: sales advance to 632 million Deutschmarks; vehicle production exceeds 104,000 units and the export ratio across all model series reaches 63.5 per cent.