(July 11, 1922 in Nuremberg
– May 15, 1991 in Samedan
) was a racing driver
. He participated in one Formula One
World Championship Grand Prix, on August 3, 1952. He finished 7th, scoring no championship points as only the first five finishers scored points at that time.
Riess also won the 1952 24 Hours of Le Mans for Mercedes-Benz, sharing the drive with Hermann Lang.
Complete Formula One World Championship results
(F1 driver results legend 2