17 Dec 2014

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This, as you may or may not have guessed, is a classic Mercedes 300SL. And we can forgive you if you didn’t immediately recognize it, since this has to be one of the worst examples of a 300SL ever.


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Picture the best vintage Mercedes you can buy. You’re wrong. This 1989 560 SL is the best, because you might actually be able to afford it.


AMG Mercedes-Benz 300E 5.6 (W124) Featured

Here is one stare-worthy classic Benz: the AMG Mercedes-Benz 300E 5.6 (W124). Click the image after the jump for a logo-free version of this week’s Wednesday wallpaper.


Mercedes-Benz 300CE-24 Cabrio (W124) Featured

In this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday, we’re taking it back to a time when you could walk into a Mercedes-Benz dealership wearing your BluBlockers and Members Only jacket, and drive out like a boss with your new W124 Mercedes-Benz 300CE-24 Cabriolet … with checkered interior.


Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren (C199) Featured

Next time you see an SLR at rest, think about all the work it took to get it into a state of stillness because I’m willing to bet this car’s natural state is somewhere north of 200 mph.


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The video I’m about to show you saddens me, and at the same time, makes me smile like an idiot. Why? Because these two glorious Mercedes-powered behemoths represent the end of an era.


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If the 600 Grosser limousine is the “Most Mercedes” Mercedes, what would be its runner-up? It would be this: the 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe (W196).


Mercedes-Benz 600 (W100) Prototype (Seemingly Edsel-Inspired) Featured

We’ve discussed at length how the Mercedes-Benz 600 Grosser limousine is the “Most Mercedes” Mercedes, but would that be the case if it had looked like this?


1997 Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR Featured

If this thing had racing gauges and an exterior devoid of CLK elements, I would care about it less than Wile E. Coyote cares about The Road Runner’s well-being.


Auto_Unon_1937 Featured

Auto Union and Mercedes-Benz: a rivalry that triggered the age of titans.